Possible Causes for Limitation of Neck Movement in USA

  • Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis is a disorder in which additional bone growth and ossification of ligaments and tendons occur, most commonly in the thoracal spine. It primarily develops in older adults, and it is asymptomatic in the majority of individuals. Symptoms, when present, include pain and stiffness of…[1]

  • Whiplash Injury
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Whiplash injury results from a rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck that is provoked by external forces, such as those exerted during a car accident. Whiplash injury is accompanied by neck pain and stiffness as well as headaches. While chronic neck pain persists in some cases, most patients fully recover…[2]

  • Cervical Osteoarthritis
    Limitation of Neck Movement
  • Cervical Spondylosis
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Cervical Spondylosis is a condition in which abnormal deterioration of the cervical cartilages and vertebrae causes chronic neck pain. It is usually the result of prior a damage to the neck, including work or life-style activities, although its occurrence is affected by genetic factors because some families show…[3]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Chronic fatigue syndrome is characterized by persistent fatigue and other specific symptoms that last for a minimum duration of six months. This syndrome presents with a sudden onset of flu like symptoms with no prior history of severe exhaustion. With the onset of flu like symptoms patient complains of severe…[4]

  • Cervical Radiculitis
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Cervical radiculitis, due to knowledge gaps regarding its causes often also referred to as cervical radiculopathy, is a painful condition resulting from compression of the spinal nerves emerging between the cervical vertebrae. Sensory deficits, namely numbness, paresthesias and pain, as well as deficient motor…[5]

  • Cervico-Occipital Neuralgia
    Limitation of Neck Movement
  • Fibromyalgia
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Fibromyalgia is characterised by persistent widespread pain. Other symptoms include fatigue, sleep disturbance, stiffness, cognitive difficulties, multiple somatic symptoms, anxiety and depression. The main symptoms are pains presented in many parts of the body as well as tiredness. Many people develop some of the…[6]

  • Cervical Herniated Disc
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Cervical herniated disc results in posterior or posterolateral protrusion of the intervertebral disc, most commonly in the C6-C7 segments of the cervical spine. Causes include spinal degeneration and sometimes trauma. Patients may be asymptomatic, but nerve root compression can give rise to symptoms such as pain,…[7]

  • Cervical Myelopathy
    Limitation of Neck Movement

    Cervical myelopathy is a clinical syndrome that involves the disruption of neuronal impulses from the brain through the spinal cord, at the level of the cervical spine. Due to the location of the signal interruption, the patient may experience symptoms related to the arms, hands, legs, bowel and bladder…[8]

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  1. Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis, Symptoma
  2. Whiplash Injury, Symptoma
  3. Cervical Spondylosis, Symptoma
  4. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Symptoma
  5. Cervical Radiculitis, Symptoma
  6. Fibromyalgia, Symptoma
  7. Cervical Herniated Disc, Symptoma
  8. Cervical Myelopathy, Symptoma