Cervical radiculopathy is nerve irritation caused by damage to the discs between the vertebrae in the cervical spine. The seven vertebrae between the head and the chest make up the cervical spine. Can result in a herniated disc and/or sciatica.
Degeneration of the outer ring of the disc
Weakness in the neck, shoulders, chest, arms, and hands
Numbness and tingling
Anti-inflammatory and pain medications