Herniated disc

What is Herniated disc?

Protrusion of a degenerated or fragmented intervertebral disc into the intervertebral foramen with potential compression of a nerve root or into the spinal canal with potential compression of the cauda equina in the lumbar region or the spinal cord at higher levels characterized by disruption of the annular fibrosis.

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i found out in june that i have a herniated disc in my lower back the pain medicine is not working and the pain is getting worse. its so bad that...

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Hello dear 1st thing i know this type of pain is very uncomfortable and 2nd thing you hve to loss weight ,and do physiotherapy it will be very...

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my wife has r/a and herniated disc .she is on zoloft ,nabumenton, ipitor, gabapenton, and for her pressure she is taking atenenole .,She has...

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Zoloft is an antidepressant,nabumenton and gabapenton are used for pain relieving,ipitor is for lowering blood cholesterol,atenolol for lowering bp...

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8 months ago I suffered a herniated disc which pressed on my femoral nerve causing intense pain for a coupe of months. This has improved but one...

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Hi thanks for your question.
One of most important point in history you have not mentioned is your age. Herniated disc can cause urinary problems...

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