Spondylosis is a medical condition that occurs due to degeneration of the disc, the formation of bone spurs on the spine, or both. Patients with this condition have reduced movement ability and experience pain and tingling sensation. The complications of spondylosis include cervical spondylotic myelopathy, spinal stenosis, scoliosis, and cervical radiculopathy."Neuro Surgery"
Treatment options for thoracic spondylosis include physical therapy, medications, and rest. However, if the condition results in nerve compression, the doctor may recommend surgery. The types of surgery for thoracic spondylosis include laminectomy, discectomy, laminoplasty, and spinal fusion.
The causes of cervical spondylosis are: