Facet arthrosis is a degenerative condition in which the cartilage around the facet joints deteriorates, according to the Laser Spine Institute. Severe facet arthrosis occurs when damage to the cartilage is advanced. Fac... More »

The treatment for degenerative facet arthropathy depends on the severity, but initially a doctor may prescribe rest and over-the-counter medications, according to About.com. Other treatments include steroid injections an... More »

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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 »

Degenerative arthrosis osteoarthritis is a joint disease whereby the protective cartilage, whose function is to help joints move smoothly, wears and tears with time. This results in pain, swelling, and the development of... More »

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Symptoms of facet arthropathy include stiff and painful joints in the spine, numbness, tingling, and radiating pain in the extremities, according to the Laser Spine Institute. Other symptoms include poor posture, muscle ... More »

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Various treatments may be prescribed to treat facet disease including water therapy, posture correction, diagnostic facet injections, strength training and nonprescription medication, according to Laser Spine Institute. ... More »

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The treatment for degenerative facet arthropathy depends on the severity, but initially a doctor may prescribe rest and over-the-counter medications, according to About.com. Other treatments include steroid injections an... More »

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