About Baton Rouge Cervical Myelopathy

Definition

Myelopathy is a functional or pathological change in the spinal cord itself, resulting in nerve damage.

Description

Myelopathy due to late stage cervical disc disease is the gradual loss of nerve function due to disorders of the spine.

cord edema
xray of cervical spine myelopathy 
 
Examination

A thorough, clinical examination that may include imaging is important to your recovery.

 
 Cervical Spine Exam Description
  
Treatment

Co-management is common.

Clinical Case Report

Contact Spine & Sports Rehab Center for a thorough examination of your myelopathy.

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