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Facet Syndrome

Facet syndrome is a syndrome in which the facet joints cause back pain.
55% of facet syndrome cases occur in cervical vertebrae, and 31% in lumbar. 
Facet syndrome can progress to spinal osteoarthritis, which is known as spondylosis.
Facet Joints
The facet joints are formed by the superior and inferior processes of each vertebra. 
The first cervical vertebra has an inferior articulating surface but, as it does not restrict lateral or posterior translation, is not always considered a proper zygoma[4][5] (zygoma is Greek for "yoke," i.e. something that restrains movement). 
In the lumbar spine, facets provide about 20 percent of the twisting stability in the low back. 
Each facet joint is positioned at each level of the spine to provide the needed support especially with rotation. 
Facet joints also prevent each vertebra from slipping over the one below. 
A small capsule surrounds each facet joint providing a nourishing lubricant for the joint. 
Also, each joint has a rich supply of tiny nerve fibers that provide a painful stimulus when the joint is injured or irritated. 
Inflamed facets can cause a powerful muscle spasm.

Symptoms
Symptoms primarily manifest themselves in the lumbar spine, since the strain is highest here due to the overlying body weight and the strong mobility. 
Affected persons usually feel dull pain in the cervical or lumbar spine that can eradiate into the buttocks and legs. 
Typically, the pain is worsened by stress on the facet joints, e.g. by diffraction into hollow back (retroflexion) or lateral flexion but also by prolonged standing or walking.
 

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VISSCO Lumbo Sacral Belt New Design PC0101 is scientifically designed, skin friendly material, anatomically shaped provide the compression and support needed to reduce lower back pain caused by muscle strains and spasms. 
used in chronic low back pain or strain muscular imbalances in the lumbar spine area Spinal conditions (e.g. osteochondrosis / spondylosis / facet syndrome / slipped disc)  osteoporosis  Post surgical lumbo-sacral immobilization.

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