Upper Back Pain Information Center
Turkey Neck is the term used for muscles in the neck which get weak as one ages. Common cause for Turkey Neck is as one ages the skin loses its sheen and elasticity causing it to sag. Learn about the exercises, creams and lotions and surgery to get rid of turkey neck.
The type of pain experienced in the upper right back varies from person to person and depends on the underlying cause. Upper right back pain can be of acute type or may last longer, making it chronic pain. Know the causes, symptoms and treatment of upper right back pain.
The upper left back area includes left side of neck, the left shoulder area, shoulder blades, region behind the chest and ribs on the left side and middle portion of the back too. Upper left back pain can be a result of various causes, more commonly musculoskeletal conditions but sometimes it can be related to other causes and conditions as well.
Stenosis of the neck is narrowing of the canal in the neck region of the spine (cervical spine). It is also known as cervical stenosis. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment and exercises for stenosis of the neck.
Thoracic Radiculitis is far less common than Cervical and Lumbar Radiculitis. Thoracic Radiculitis is often caused due to Disc herniation or disc bulge as a result of which the nerves get impinged or compressed. Know the causes, symptoms, and treatment of Thoracic Radiculitis.
The non-aggressive spinal cord tumor in neck is known as benign cervical tumor and aggressive tumor is known as malignant spinal cord tumor. The symptoms caused depend on extent of compression of spinal cord by tumor mass in neck. Know the types, symptoms, treatment, prognosis and survival rate of spinal cord tumor in neck.
Cervical disc disease occurs due to degeneration of the intervertebral discs present between cervical vertebrae. In cervical disc degenerative disease, the degenerated discs result in pain and other symptoms. Know the symptoms, treatment and lifestyle management for Cervical disc disease.
The term Text Neck is used to describe a repetitive stress injury or an overuse syndrome where a person has his/her head hung or flexed in a forward position and is bent down looking at the mobile or other electronic device for prolonged periods of time. Know the causes, symptoms, treatment for text Neck.