Think you might have this condition?

Use the Symptom Checker to check your symptoms

Add this to your profile
Banner for leaf pages 2

Dislocation of the vertebra

Also known as Spine Dislocation, Dislocated Spine, and Vertebra Dislocation

Dislocation of the vertebra is encountered rarely on Symcat. We will add more content to this page if enough people like you show interest.

What are the symptoms?

Within all the people who go to their doctor with dislocation of the vertebra, 77% report having neck pain, 70% report having back pain, and 59% report having low back pain. The symptoms that are highly suggestive of dislocation of the vertebra are neck pain, bones are painful, elbow weakness, excessive growth, feeling hot and cold, and wrist weakness, although you may still have dislocation of the vertebra without those symptoms.


What might my doctor prescribe?

Common Tests and Procedures

Patients with dislocation of the vertebra often receive radiographic imaging procedure, plain x-ray, magnetic resonance imaging, physical therapy exercises, other diagnostic procedures (interview; evaluation; consultation), x-ray computed tomography, intubation and insertion of catheter or spinal stimulator and injection into spinal canal .

Common Medications

The most commonly prescribed drugs for patients with dislocation of the vertebra include hydrocodone, dexamethasone topical product, erythromycin ophthalmic, hydrochlorothiazide / irbesartan, propofol, carisoprodol (soma), cefazolin, fentanyl, chlorpheniramine / phenindamine / phenylpropanolamine, mecamylamine, grepafloxacin (raxar), malathion topical and gemtuzumab (mylotarg) .

Who is at risk?

Groups of people at highest risk for dislocation of the vertebra include age 30-44 years age 45-59 years. On the other hand, age 75+ years and age 60-74 years almost never get dislocation of the vertebra.

Age

< 1 years
0.1x
1-4 years
0.1x
5-14 years
0.7x
15-29 years
0.3x
30-44 years
3.0x
45-59 years
1.5x
60-74 years
0.0x
75+ years
0.0x

Sex

Male
0.6x
Female
1.3x

Race/Ethnicity

Black
1.3x
Hispanic
1.3x
White
0.9x
Other
0.1x
Ajax-loader Loading...