Differential diagnosis, causes of Neck pain

This is the possible differential diagnosis (DDx) of a patient complaining of pain in his Neck .
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Causes of Neck pain can be classified into :

I- Mechanical
- Cervical spondylosis.
- Muscle spasm.

II- Inflammatory
- Sero -ve arthropathies
- Rheumatoid disease

III- Metabolic
- Osteomalacia

- Osteoporosis

IV- Neoplasm
 -Metastases
 - Multiple myeloma

V- Referred pain
- Angina pectoris
- Pancost tumor
- Aortic aneurysm

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