Definitions for "Spondylosis"
a condition of the spine involving a degenerative process.
Abnormal vertebrael fixation or immobility.
A degenerative disease of the spine, which is usually equated with the normal aging process. Bone spurs are seen on x-ray (osteophytes). On MRI, there is decreased disc height, as well as decreased hydration (loss of water) of the intervertebral discs. It is thought that disc degeneration with microtrauma occurring to the intervertebral disc also occurs.
Keywords:  canine
Canine Spondylosis