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Table 2 Prevalence of Modic changes in each segment

From: Asymmetrical degenerative marrow (Modic) changes in cervical spine: prevalence, correlative factors, and surgical outcomes

Segment Asymmetrical MCs Conventional MCs Total
Segment number Proportion Segment number Proportion
C2/3 0 0 0 0 0
C3/4 9 11.84% 34 16.83% 43 (15.47%)
C4/5 12 15.79% 36 17.82% 48 (17.27%)
C5/6 39 51.32% 83 41.09% 122 (43.88%)
C6/7 16 21.05% 49 24.26% 65 (23.38%)
Total 76 100.00% 202 100.00% 278 (100.00%)