Pain in osteochondrosis are constant and most characteristic symptom. But at the same time to hit different parts of the spine characterized by different pain. It can be sharp or aching pain in the neck, back, chest, back. But there may be pain in the internal organs - heart, gastrointestinal tract, liver - they are very easily confused with other diseases.
What hurts osteochondrosis
Why is the main symptom of osteoarthritis
Symptoms of osteoarthritis - pain and disturbance of sensitivity
are a pain? The fact that in osteochondrosis occurs injury of spinal nerve roots exiting the spine, intervertebral disk changed. The composition of roots include motor, sensory and autonomic nerves. Infringement of motor fibers is paresis and paralysis, pain sensitivity and autonomic - symptoms of internal organs and especially the cardiovascular system.
The nature of pain in osteochondrosis may be different.
In exacerbations of osteoarthritis, it is an acute, sometimes unbearable. Aching are more typical for the state of unstable remission. Depending on which part of the spine amazed pain have different localization.
Pain in osteochondrosis neurological
Pain syndrome in osteochondrosis is basic, it is connected with infringement of spinal nerves. With cervical osteochondrosis there are strong burning, tearing pain in the neck, neck, upper body, the shoulder blade. During exacerbation of pain are so intense that the patient is afraid to not only turn his head, but even chew and talk - any concussion leads to increased pain. Ear pain in osteochondrosis occurs when the nerve root compression of the third cervical vertebra. Pain in the arm in osteochondrosis - it is also a consequence of infringement of spinal nerves.
Sore throat with osteochondrosis of the neck are also neuralgic character, they are associated with inflammation and glossopharyngeal verhnegortannogo nerves connected to the spinal nerve roots anastomosis (small nerve fibers). Sore throat with osteochondrosis can wear a long agonizing character.
Pain in the head with osteochondrosis may have a different character and origin. Headache osteochondrosis often has attacks of neuralgic character. It is associated with damage to sensitive nerve branches, ending in the head. The attacks continued for long, but one after another. Against the background of such a headache may occur pain in the eyes with osteochondrosis. Headaches with osteochondrosis may also be due to compression of the vertebral artery that feeds the brain.
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characterized by the type of pain intercostal neuralgia, chilling chest. Chest pain in osteochondrosis not give a patient to take a deep breath, sneeze, cough, a feeling of wrap on his chest. Sometimes there are also pain interscapular region. Chest pain in osteochondrosis is most pungent character.
Characterized radicular pain in osteochondrosis of the lumbar spine. Constant whining and bursting nature of the pain associated with severe acute exacerbations replaced pains - backache, which do not allow the patient to straighten. Pain in the legs with osteochondrosis are the result of irradiation of lumbar pain or inflammation of the peripheral nerves. Pain in the groin with osteochondrosis lesions characteristic of the lumbosacral spine.
The pain from the internal organs of osteochondrosis
When subacute neurological pain in the forefront of pain can come from the internal organs, especially of the heart. Heart pain in osteochondrosis of the cervical and thoracic spine are aching, compress, sharp. The duration of pain also can be different - from short-term to permanent resembling the pain of angina. But the pain in my heart
Pain in the heart - always consult a doctor
osteochondrosis differ that are not removed nitroglycerin.
With cervical osteochondrosis
Cervical osteochondrosis - the lot of office workers
Similar pain may occur in the right hypochondrium - they can mimic the symptoms of cholecystitis. For thoracic osteochondrosis characterized by pain in the stomach, and the patients can be treated for a long time of chronic gastritis.
How to relieve the pain in osteochondrosis
If all of a sudden there was a sharp pain osteochondrosis mouth, the patient should go to bed and take a position at which decreases pain. Analgesic drugs in osteochondrosis need to ingest (may be in the form of rectal suppository), and cause severe pain to the field in the form of a cream, ointment, or solution for topical application.
The most popular analgesics in osteochondrosis - a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) - diklofenek, indomethacin, nimesulide, and so on. Analgesics osteochondrosis have to be patient in the medicine cabinet.
How to relieve the pain in osteochondrosis, if NSAIDs do not help? It is necessary to call an ambulance. Emergency doctor can make painkillers in osteochondrosis - the same NSAIDs (if accepted dose was insufficient). Removal of pain in osteochondrosis is also carried out using novocaine blockade - novocaine injected into the exit site of spinal roots and places a very strong pain.
How to ease the pain in osteochondrosis yet? Apply patches analgesics in osteochondrosis, various distractions and rubbing ointments. Everything else is prescribed by a doctor.
Painkillers osteochondrosis should be in each patient.