Cervical Distraction Test

The Cervical Distraction Test is a diagnostic test used to assess the presence of pain, weakness, or numbness in the neck and upper extremities. During the test, the patient's neck is placed in a fixed position and distracted in a controlled manner. The patient is then asked to report any symptoms. This test helps to identify any issues related to the patient's cervical spine, such as radiculopathy, nerve impingement, muscle spasm, disc pathology, or