MRI results of cervical and thoratic spine area

Patient

Q: C6-C7 : There is a small linear disc extrusion or osteophyte extending from the right near-foraminal area of the disc to the lateral recess. This may contact the exiting C8 nerve root

What doe that mean

Symptoms:  Spasms and pain running from the top of the back of my neck to the middle of my back
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