Cervical Spondylitis

CERVICAL SPONDYLITIS | Dr.Vaseem Choudhary

INTRODUCTION

In this modern era and fast pace of life, 50 percent of the population is engaged in jobs pertaining to screen retention. Continuous sitting for stagnant hours in one place leads to many physical disturbances such as back problems, finger joint pain problems, vision issues, cervical spondylitis, and spine problems.CERVICAL spondylitis is said to be one of the most common problems noticed in every third individual. Individuals who mainly get affected are women of age 30 to 50 years. Trigger factors that increase the risk for Cervical Spondylitis include neck injury, heavy lifting work, cigarette smoking, and strain on the neck.

CAUSES OF CERVICAL SPONDYLITIS

  • Spinal disc degeneration
  • Herniated disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Bone spurs
  • Vitamin B12, D3, deficiency
  • Calcium deficiency
  • Autoimmune disorder
  • Poor posture
  • Genetics

SYMPTOMS

  • Soreness in neck
  • Muscle spasms
  • Grinding or popping sound in the neck
  • Dizziness
  • Headache
  • Neck stiffness
  • Pain in arm and shoulder
  • Restricted movements

DIAGNOSIS

  • X-ray of the cervical spine
  • CT scan
  • MRI of Cervical spine

Conventional Treatment

  • Soft collar or brace
  • Heat or cold massage on the neck
  • Physical therapy
  • Oral medications
  • CERVICAL epidural block.
  • CERVICAL facet joint block
  • Radiofrequency ablation

Homeopathic System

Role of Homeopathy in Cervical Spondylitis

  • Homeopathy is safe, non-toxic, non-habitual, and can be continued for years
  • Homeopathic medicines are deep-acting and help to control the progression of the disease.
  • Homeopathy helps in reducing the inflammation of the ligaments.
  • Homeopathy provides you relief from pain and stiffness of joints.
  • Homeopathy also helps in relieving nerve root compression by reducing tingling and numbness sensation.
  • Considering the totality of symptoms and detailed case history every minute detail of the symptom is taken into account and treated accordingly.
  • On the basis of individualization, the cure is achieved from within without any side effects.

Homeopathic Medicines

Here are a few medicines that are most commonly prescribed by homeopaths for cervical spondylitis

Rhus tox

One of the most common remedies indicated for cervical spondylitis. Pain is generally aggravated by first motion, cold damp weather, and rest. Warm application and continuous motion relieve pain.

Kalmia

The pain usually starts in the neck and radiates down to the arm and fingers. Pain occurs in paroxysms .The patient feels vertigo and dizziness while looking down.

Colocynth

Pain aggravates more due to emotional disturbance or suppressed grief or anger. The pain gets better with the massage. stitching type of pain is present in the neck which makes the person unable to perform his daily activities.

Calcarea Phosphorica

Mostly indicated when there is an overgrowth of osteophytes on the vertebrae. Pain is more during damp humid weather. Bony changes in cervical vertebrae are noticed.

Arsenic Album

Mostly indicated in patients who often complain of stitching type of pain present in the neck. Pain radiates to arms and shoulders. The person is unable to lift the neck up. Daily activities are hampered.

HOMEO CARE CLINIC

Dr. Vaseem Choudhury along with his teammates has treated many patients successfully with Cervical Spondylitis so if you are seeking your cure please visit our center for further assistance.