Turner Clinic, Stillorgan
NeuroCare Network spinal anatomy.

From Carolina Spine Institute

Spine vertebrae diagram

Effects of Vertebral subluxations

From Bucks County Chiropractic Center
Vertebrae Areas Effects (symptoms)
Atlas C1 Blood supply to the head, pituitary gland, scalp, bones of the face, brain, inner & middle ear, sympathetic nervous system. Headaches, nervousness, insomnia, head colds, high blood pressure, migraines, dizziness, tiredness.
Axis  C2 Eyes, optic nerves, auditory nerves, sinuses, mastoid bones, tongue, forehead. Sinus trouble, allergies, cross eyes, deafness, eye troubles, earache, fainting spells.
3 Cervical Cheeks, outer ear, face bones, trifacial nerve. Neuralgia, neuritis, acne pimples, eczema.
4 Cervical Nose, lips, mouth, Eustachian tubes. Hay fever, hearing loss, adenoids, catarrh.
5 Cervical Vocal cords, neck glands, pharynx. Laryngitis, hoarseness, throat conditions.
6 Cervical Neck muscles, shoulders, tonsils. Stiff neck, pain under arm, tonsillitis, cough.
7 Cervical Thyroid gland, bursae in shoulders and elbow. Bursitis, colds, thyroid conditions.
1  Dorsal Arms, elbows down, hands, wrists, fingers: Esophagus and trachea Asthma, cough, difficult breathing, shortness of breath, pain in lower arms and hands.
2  Dorsal heart, valves & coverings, coronary artery. Functional heart and chest conditions.
3  Dorsal Lungs, bronchial tubes, pleura, chest, breast. Bronchitis, pleurisy, pneumonia, congestion.
4  Dorsal Gall bladder, common duct. Gall bladder conditions, jaundice, shingles.
5  Dorsal Liver, solar plexus, blood. Liver conditions, fevers, low blood pressure, anemia, poor circulation, arthritis.
6  Dorsal Stomach Stomach troubles, indigestion, heart burn.
7  Dorsal Pancreas, duodenum Ulcers, gastritis.
8  Dorsal Spleen Lowered resistance.
9  Dorsal Adrenal and supra-renal glands. Allergies and hives.
10 Dorsal Kidneys Kidney trouble, hardening of the arteries, chronic tiredness, nephritis, pyelitis.
11 Dorsal Kidney, Ureters. Skin conditions, acne, eczema, pimples, boils.
12 Dorsal Small intestines, lymph circulation. Rheumatism, gas pains, certain types of sterility.
1 Lumbar Large intestines, inguinal rings. constipation, diarrhea, colitis, dysentery.
2 Lumbar Appendix, abdomen, upper leg. Cramps, trouble breathing, acidosis, varicose veins.
3 Lumbar Sex organs, uterus, bladder, knees. Bladder problems, menstrual problems such as painful or irregular periods, miscarriage, bed wetting, impotency, change of life symptoms and many knee ailments.
4 Lumbar Prostate gland, lower back muscles, sciatic nerve sciatica,  lumbago, difficult, painful or frequent urination: backaches.
5 Lumbar Lower legs, ankles, feet. Poor circulation in legs, swollen ankles, weak ankles & arches, cold feet, weakness in the legs and leg cramps.
Sacrum & Coccyx ----------------------------------- Hip bones, buttocks       ------------------------------ Rectum, Anus Sacroiliac conditions, spine curvature, Hemorrhoids (piles), pruritis (itching), pain at end of spine upon sitting.

These are many of the symptoms which may occur if pinched nerves exist in these areas of your spine.  This diagram is not to imply that you will have every symptom listed. It is simply to indicate that pinched nerves may be a contributing factor to ill health in which Chiropractic has been known to help.