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Spinal disc herniation, also known as a slipped disc, is a medical condition affecting the spine ... A small-sample study examining the cervical spine in symptom-free ... Compression of the cauda equina can cause permanent nerve damage or paralysis. .... Thus, a herniation of the L4/5 disc will compress the L5 nerve root.


Damage to the L4-L5 disc or related spinal joints can cause pain. ... over the L5 vertebra impinging the nerve root and leading to leg pain and other symptoms.


Symptoms of lumbar nerve injuries include pain, numbness, paresthesias (pins ... The one exception here is compression of the L4 nerve root. ... L5 nerve injury.


Apr 24, 2015 ... An L4/5 bulging disc puts pressure on your L5 nerve -- one of the most ... located in your lower back, causes a variety of problematic symptoms.


Jan 17, 2017 ... Lumbar spinal stenosis causes low back and leg pain. ... When the spinal cord and/or nerve roots are compressed, pain and other symptoms often develop. ... one last three levels of the low back: L3-L4, L4-L5, and L5-S1.


The two lowest levels (L4-L5) and (L5-S1) have the most flexion and extension ... discs of these two levels also have the highest rate of disc degeneration and injury. ... The symptoms experienced as a result of nerve root entrapment will be ...


A syndrome is a pattern of symptoms (what the patient complains about) and signs ... The consequence of nerve root damage (from any cause) is known as a .... The intervertebral disc lying between vertebrae L4 and L5 is called the L4/5 disc.


Injuries to L1, L2, L3, L4, and L5 vertebrae in the lumbar spine are severe but not ... These lumbar vertebrae contain spinal cord tissue and nerves which control ...


Dec 23, 2016 ... Most common disc herniation is observed at level of L4/L5 and ... Knee Reflex- L2 and L3 nerve damage causes abnormal knee joint reflex.


Jul 16, 2010 ... My MRI results confirm L4/L5 Central Disk Herniation. ... After a fall last year my symptoms worsened and I had pins and needles, numbness in .... You can have some major problems if your nerve continues to get damaged .