<% Function isProfessional() isProfessional = "patient" End Function Function getHeadline() getHeadline = "Cervical Arthritis (Spondylosis)" End Function ' ' ' ' Function isCurrentCategory() isCurrentCategory = "Cervical Arthritis (Spondylosis)" End Function Function getPageID() getPageID = "?pageid="+"24522" End Function Function showApptButton() showApptButton = "" End Function Function getApptURL() getApptURL = "https://www.hss.edu/secure/prs-appointment-request.asp" End Function Function getSocialImage() getSocialImage = "" End Function Function getTitle() getTitle = "" End Function %>

see also Cervical Radiculopathy

Cervical spondylosis is a degenerative condition characterized by arthritic deterioration of the discs and facet joint cartilage of the cervical spine. Spondylosis is nearly universal in elderly patients, but can affect young patients also. This condition may be asymptomatic or may cause the neck to feel stiff and painful.

<%IF "" <> "" THEN%>
<% END IF %>
<%IF "" = "" THEN%>

Back in the Game Patient Stories

<% ELSE %>

Back in the Game Patient Stories!

<% END IF %>
<%IF "hide" = "show" THEN%> <% ELSE %> <%if "normal" = "toggle" then%> <%end if%> <%if "normal" = "normal" then%>

Diagnosis

<%end if%> <%if "normal" = "disable" then%> <%end if%> <% END IF %>

Specialized Centers, Departments and Services:

<% IF "patient" = "professional" THEN %> <% END IF %> <% IF "patient" = "patient" THEN %> See all Conditions & Treatments <% END IF %> <% IF "" <> "" THEN %> <% Else %> Treating Physicians <% END IF %>