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Diseases » Spinal conditions » Summary
 

What is Spinal conditions?

What is Spinal conditions?

Any condition that affects the spine or the spinal cord within. The spine is the backbone or column of bones (vertebrae) that protects the ...more »

  • Spinal conditions: Any condition that affects the spine.

Spinal conditions: Introduction

Types of Spinal conditions:

Types of Spinal conditions:

Broader types of Spinal conditions:

What causes Spinal conditions?

Causes of Spinal conditions: see causes of Spinal conditions

What are the symptoms of Spinal conditions?

Symptoms of Spinal conditions: see symptoms of Spinal conditions

Spinal conditions: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Spinal conditions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Spinal conditions: Orthopedic Surgeon, Family Practice Physician, Neurologist, Physiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Spinal conditions.
Treatments for Spinal conditions: see treatments for Spinal conditions
Research for Spinal conditions: see research for Spinal conditions

Society issues for Spinal conditions


Hospitalization statistics for Spinal conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Spinal conditions:

  • 1.26% (160,585) of hospital episodes were for dorsopathies in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 95% of hospital consultations for dorsopathy required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 42% of hospital episodes for dorsopathies were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 58% of hospital episodes for dorsopathies were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 20% of hospital admissions for dorsopathy required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 7.5 days was the mean length of stay in hospitals for dorsopathies in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 4 days was the median length of stay in hospitals for dorsopathies in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Organs Affected by Spinal conditions:

Organs and body systems related to Spinal conditions include:

Name and Aliases of Spinal conditions

Main name of condition: Spinal conditions

Other names or spellings for Spinal conditions:

Spinal disorders, Spinal diseases, Spine conditions, Spine diseases

Spinal conditions: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Spinal conditions:

 

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