Cervical radiculopathy.

  title={Cervical radiculopathy.},
  author={David W Polston},
  journal={Neurologic clinics},
  volume={25 2},
Cervical radiculopathy is a condition encountered commonly in the evaluation of neck pain that may result in significant discomfort and functional deficits. Although the long-term prognosis of this condition is favorable, a standardized approach to therapy is important to minimize unnecessary tests and identify patients who require more urgent intervention. Patient education, pain control, and physical therapy are the first line of therapy. Patients who have protracted pain or significant… CONTINUE READING

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