What is Disc Herniation?
Occurs when the outer ring of the disc becomes weak or worn out leading the inner portion to herniate.
How dangerous is Disc Herniation?
Arm, Leg, Back, and foot pain
Recurrent tailbone pain
Numbness or tingling
Burning in the shoulders, neck, or arm
Untreated can lead to unwanted surgery increased degenerative disk disease continuous chronic pain/sleepless nights prescribed narcotic medication.
A 'disc bulge' is a word used to describe a slight outpouching of the disc. The words 'disc bulge' imply that the disc appears symmetric with a small amount of outpouching, and no significant herniation.