Exercises for a Herniated Lumbar Disc
A herniated lumbar disc can be the source of excruciating pain in the lower back or down one of your legs. When the pain goes down the leg, this is commonly referred to as sciatica, although medical professionals use the term radiculopathy. Exercising...
Spinal disc herniation, also known as a slipped disc, is a medical condition
affecting the spine in which a tear in the outer, fibrous ring of an intervertebral
A lumbar herniated disc causes symptoms of sciatica and possible foot pain,
numbness or weakness. Learn about symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options
Animated video explains what a herniated disc is and how it causes low back
pain and leg pain.
It has about an 80% to 90% success rate for relieving radicular symptoms such as sciatica , numbness, weakness and/or pain down one leg.
Spinal fusion may require that hardware, such as plates and screws, be installed. Speak with your doctor about the appropriateness ... More »
Sometimes called a slipped or ruptured disk, a herniated disk most often occurs
in your lower back. It is one of the most common causes of low back pain, as well
A herniated lumbar disc may also cause back pain, although back pain alone (
without leg pain) can have many causes other than a herniated disc.
A spinal disk is a little like a jelly donut, with a softer center encased within a
tougher exterior. Sometimes called a slipped disk or a ruptured disk, a herniated
What is a herniated disc? Learn what it is and what causes it.
Symptoms of a herniated disc vary greatly depending on the position of the
herniated disc and the size of the herniation. If the herniated disc is:Not pressing
on a ...