Common symptoms of facet joint pain include difficulty in bending and twisting the spine, pain, numbness and muscle weakness, explains All About Back & Neck Pain. Another name for facet joint pain is facet joint disease,... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

A facet joint, also called a zygapophysial joint, is a joint connecting one vertebra and another. There are four facet joints at the back of a vertebra, and they're found on the extensions of the bone. These joints don't... More » Science Human Anatomy Bones

Facet joint arthrosis, also known as facet joint osteoarthritis, is an age-related degenerative condition that causes the cartilage of the facet joints between the spine's vertebrae to deteriorate, as stated by the Laser... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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