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Herniated disc

Herniated disc: Introduction

Herniated disc: A misaligned or "slipped" disc in the spine. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Herniated disc is available below.

Symptoms of Herniated disc

Treatments for Herniated disc

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Herniated disc: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Herniated disc

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Herniated disc may include:

  • Rest
  • Sleep on your stomach
  • Correct posture while sitting, standing, driving
  • Core strengthening exercise
  • more treatments »

Diagnostic Tests for Herniated disc

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Herniated disc: Complications

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Causes of Herniated disc

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Disease Topics Related To Herniated disc

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Herniated disc: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Herniated disc

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Herniated disc: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Herniated disc

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Herniated disc: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Herniated disc:

An intervertebral disk in which the nucleus pulposus has protruded through surrounding fibrocartilage. This occurs most frequently in the lower lumbar region. - (Source - Diseases Database)

A painful rupture of the fibrocartilage of the disc between spinal vertebrae; occurs most often in the lumbar region - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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