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Bulging Disc

Brief Outline of Bulging Disc Discs are segment of connective tissue that separate the vertebrae of the spine, providing absorption from shock and allowing for the smooth flexing of the neck and back without the vertebral bones rubbing against each other. A bulging disc is one that has extended outward beyond its normal boundary, due […]

Prolapsed Intervertebral Disc

February 25, 2010
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WHAT IS PROLAPSED INTERVERTEBRAL DISC? Prolapsed intervertebral disc is the sudden or slowly progressing movement of one intervertebral disc backwards into the spinal channel. Therefore the pressure on the nerve roots can cause pain, weakness of movement, numbness or heightened sensation in the nerve root area. HOW IS PROLAPSED INTERVERTEBRAL DISC DIAGNOSED? In order to […]