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Spine Conditions A - Z

 
Below are some painful spine disorders. Note: If you do not see your condition listed, it still may be spine-related. Spine problems can cause symptoms in the joints, limb and head. Sometimes it takes specialized evaluation to determine what is causing these symptoms. A spine center can provide this evaluation if you and/or your doctor believe your symptoms may be spine related. (If your condition does not appear below, check our more comprehensive list.)

A

Ankylosing spondylitis
Arnold-Chiari malformation
Arthritis 
     Osteoarthritis 
     Living with osteoarthritis 
     Rheumatoid arthritis 
     Living with rheumatoid arthritis
Arthritis, gouty
Arthritis, osteo-
Arthritis, rheumatoid

B

Bone cancer
Bone fracture 
     Cervical fracture 
     Coccyx fracture 
     Neck fracture 
     Spinal fracture 
     Stress fracture 
     Vertebral fracture
Botulinum toxin
Brachial plexus injury
Burner

C

Cancer
     Osteosarcoma 
     Cancer pain syndromes
Causalgia
Cervical fracture
Cervical strain and neck sprain
Coccyx fracture
Contusion

D

Degenerative joint disease 
     Living with arthritis
Degenerative disc disease
Degenerative disk disease
Disc, herniated

E

F

Fibromyalgia
Focal dystonia 
Fracture, Bone
     Cervical fracture 
     Coccyx fracture 
     Neck fracture 
     Spinal fracture 
     Stress fracture 
     Vertebral fracture

G

Ganglion
Ganglion cyst
Gluteal strain
Gout
Gouty arthritis

H

Herniated disc
Herniation of nucleus pulposus

I

Incontinence, urinary

J

Joint pain, sacroiliac
Juvenile chronic polyarthritis
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis

K

Kidney stones

L

Ligament sprain 
     Neck sprain
Loss of movement
Low back pain

M

Muscle cramps
Myofascial pain dysfunction syndrome

N

Neck fracture
Neck sprain
Neural tube defect - Spina bifida
Neurogenic bladder
Neurogenic incontinence
Neuropathic pain

O

Obesity
Osteoarthritis 
     Living with osteoarthritis
Osteocartilaginous exostosis
Osteochondritis dissecans
Osteochondroma
Osteochondrosis
Osteomyelitis
Osteoporosis 
     Living with osteoporosis
Osteosarcoma

P

Paget's disease
Paralysis
Paraplegia
Polymyalgia rheumatica
Post-herpetic neuralgia
Post-polio syndrome
Prolapsed disk
Pseudogout 

Q

R

Reactive arthritis
Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
Reiter's syndrome
Rhabdomyolysis
Ruptured disk

S

Sacroiliac joint pain
Sciatica
Scoliosis 
     Living with scoliosis
Shingles
Slipped disk
Spina bifida
Spinal fracture
Spinal stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylolysis
Sprain 
     Neck sprain 
Stinger 

T

Thoracic outlet syndrome
Torticollis

U

V

W

Whiplash

X

Y

Z

Contact Information

Spine Center
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Shapiro Clinical Center, Second Floor
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617-754-9000
spinecenter@bidmc.harvard.edu