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spondylosis definition

Spondylosis is a medical term meaning gradual ageing and deterioration of the spine. Spondylosis is caused due to arthritis in the spine, which leads to the gradual disintegration of the vertebrae and discs of the spine.

what is spondylosis?

Spondylosis is a broad descriptive term given to the degeneration of the spine caused by any disease or reason. Spondylosis also refers to osteoarthritis of the spine and is a progressive degenerative disease leading to the wear and tear of the spine. Spondylosis is characterised by natural wear and tear of the bones and ligaments resulting in bone spurs. And with the weakening of the vertebrae discs, disc herniation and bulging discs also become a common phenomenon occurring due to Spondylosis. Spondylosis mostly found in people over the age of 40.

spondylosis causes:

Spondylosis is mainly the result of constant abnormal pressure on the spine. The most common spondylosis causes are as follows;

  • Joint Subluxation
  • Sports induced stress on the spine
  • Repeated trauma
  • Bad posture
  • Age related wear and tear
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Heavy lifting
  • Injury
  • Genetics

spondylosis symptoms:

Spondylosis does not necessarily show any symptom and can go undiagnosed till the time the problem becomes pretty severe with painful stiffness or pinched nerves or bone spur, for example you can have lumbar spondylosis and not notice any Spondylosis symptoms. The most common Spondylosis symptoms that are noticed are;

  • Localised pain the back or neck
  • Numbness and loss of sensation
  • Muscle weakness
  • Radiating pain and tingling sensation
  • Reduced motion of the spine

Many people with spondylosis also complain of problems in standing or develop a hunched posture. The Spondylosis symptoms gets pretty bad in the morning but, some relief can be found as the day progresses.

spondylosis diagnosis:

Spondylosis diagnosis is done with the help of varied imaging tests and examinations like radiology, MRI scan, X – rays and CT Scans.

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