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Spinal Osteophytosis Summary

Description: Outgrowth of immature bony processes or bone spurs (OSTEOPHYTE) from the VERTEBRAE, reflecting the presence of degenerative disease and calcification. It commonly occurs in cervical and lumbar SPONDYLOSIS.

Also Known As: Osteophytoses, Spinal; Spinal Osteophytoses; Osteophytosis, Spinal

Networked: 4 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 1 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Spinal Osteophytosis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Sodium : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  2. Gonadal Steroid Hormones (Sex Hormones) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Calcium : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  4. Caffeine (No Doz) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 88 Generic
  5. Transforming Growth Factor beta1 (TGF beta 1) : 1 result : IBA

Diseases Related to Spinal Osteophytosis

  1. Genetic Predisposition to Disease (Genetic Predisposition)

Key Therapies for Spinal Osteophytosis

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  1. Decompression : 1 result
  2. Arthroplasty : 1 result

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