Spurling maneuver is done by putting axial load on head with neck extension and lateral rotation toward each shoulder. Paresthesias radiating past either shoulder signify a positive Spurling maneuver for cervical nerve root impingement indicating cervical radiculopathy.
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Arun Pal Singh is an orthopedic and trauma surgeon, founder and chief editor of this website. He works in Kanwar Hospital, Hajipur, Hoshiarpur, Punjab.
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