Just as you can’t know a person just by their photo, surgeons can’t make clinical decisions based solely on X-Ray or MRI images. Whether the images look good or bad, they have to consider the whole person. This is especially true when it comes to a degenerative disorder involving the spinal cord, called Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy (CSM).
Treat the Patient Not the Image: Reminds Spine Surgeon
Mar. 22, 2017