International Medical Journal, Vol. 12., Iss. 2, 2006, P. 99−101.
A RECENT TREND IN DIAGNOSIS OF CERVICAL SPINE DEGENERATIVE DISEASES
Kharkiv Medical Academy of Post−graduate Education, Kharkiv, Ukraine
The capabilities of radiodiagnosis (radiography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasonography) in cervical spine pathology are discussed. Pathological changes developing in various structures of the cervical spine at their overload are described. The advantages of ultrasonography are emphasized.
Key words: ultrasonography, cervical spine, intervertebral disks.