Signs of cervical osteochondrosis can be found in about 70% of adults. In this case, the disease is young, and more and more young people are appealing to doctors with signs of osteochondrosis.
As a rule, the first signs of osteochondrosis arise after 35 years, but osteochondrosis is young, increasingly often with younger people appealing to doctors.
Depending on which segment of the spine is struck, there are several types of this disease: cervical, thoracic and lumbar osteochondrosis. In this case, the cervical osteochondrosis is the most common.
Possible causes of cervical osteochondrosis
Osteochondrosis - is a payback for the straight line. Intervertebral discs are devoid of vessels, their nutrition is carried out by simple impregnation of nutrients. When a cartilage disorder occurs, its degenerative changes occur.
There are risk factors that contribute to the development of cervical osteochondrosis: