Cervical Sprain and Strain Differential Diagnoses
- Author: Oregon K Hunter, Jr, MD; Chief Editor: Consuelo T Lorenzo, MD more...
These include the following:
- Cervical herniated disc
- Cervical myelopathy
- Cervical osteoarthritis
- Infection or osteomyelitis
- Inflammatory rheumatologic disease
- Psychogenic pain disorder
- Referred pain from cardiothoracic structures
- Tumor or malignancy of cervical spine
- Vascular abnormality of cervical structures
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