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Misdiagnosis of Cervical Spondylosis

Misdiagnosis of Cervical Spondylosis

A diagnosis of cervical spondylosis may be delayed or missed because there are often no symptoms in early stages and symptoms can develop slowly over a period of years. In addition, symptoms of cervical spondylosis can mimic symptoms of a variety of other diseases and conditions as rheumatoid arthritis, minor neck trauma, aging, excessive exercise, cervical strain, and whiplash....more about Cervical Spondylosis »

Cervical Spondylosis misdiagnosis: Cervical spondylosis is usually diagnosed with imaging tests, which are fairly conclusive for the right diagnosis....more about Cervical Spondylosis »

Cervical Spondylosis: Medical Mistakes

Related medical mistakes may include:

Cervical Spondylosis: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:

Common Misdiagnoses and Cervical Spondylosis

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General Misdiagnosis Articles

Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.

About misdiagnosis:

When checking for a misdiagnosis of Cervical Spondylosis or confirming a diagnosis of Cervical Spondylosis, it is useful to consider what other medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative conditions relevant to diagnosis. These alternate diagnoses of Cervical Spondylosis may already have been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Cervical Spondylosis. For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases, see Overview of Misdiagnosis.


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