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Lumbar Disc Disease

Introduction: Lumbar Disc Disease

Description of Lumbar Disc Disease

Lumbar Disc Disease (medical condition): Chronic or recurrent back and neck pain due to...more »

See also:

Degenerative Disc Disease:
  »Introduction: Degenerative Disc Disease
  »Symptoms of Degenerative Disc Disease
  »Treatments for Degenerative Disc Disease

Lumbar Disc Disease: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Lumbar Disc Disease:

Lumbar Disc Disease as a Disease

Lumbar Disc Disease: Another name for Degenerative Disc Disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Degenerative Disc Disease
  »Symptoms of Degenerative Disc Disease
  »Treatments for Degenerative Disc Disease

Lumbar Disc Disease: Related Diseases

Lumbar Disc Disease: Lumbar Disc Disease is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Disease (Degenerative Disc Disease)

Some of the symptoms of Lumbar Disc Disease incude:

Treatments for Lumbar Disc Disease (Degenerative Disc Disease)

Treatments for Lumbar Disc Disease (Degenerative Disc Disease) include:

  • Initial bed rest with or without traction (2 weeks) then mobilising to avoid stiffness
  • Avoidance of lifting heavy loads
  • Physiotherapy rehabilitation and strength exercises
  • Surgery - for severe or recurrent attacks and for those with serious symptoms e.g. neurological signs, cauda equina syndrome

Treatment of Lumbar Disc Disease: For more treatment information about Lumbar Disc Disease, see treatment of Degenerative Disc Disease (Lumbar Disc Disease)

Lumbar Disc Disease: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Lumbar Disc Disease:

  • percutaneous laser disc decompression
  • intervertebral disc annuloplasty
  • anterior cervical disectomy
  • facetectomy
  • laminoplasty
  • laminotomy
  • spinal laminectomy
  • microdisectomy
  • foraminotomy
  • NSAIDs

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