slipped disc

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Synonyms for slipped disc

a painful rupture of the fibrocartilage of the disc between spinal vertebrae

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When I got a slipped disc I was in so much pain, and I put on around half a stone.
Dad-of-two Dale, 37, developed what's known as persistent genital arousal syndrome two years ago after a slipped disc in his back.
The information published, the player denying they have a slipped disc on the L5-S1 vertebrae and a bulge on two others, is completely false," read a statement from Madrid.
A group of 162 patients who had suffered from chronic back pain for more than six months following a slipped disc, and had signs of bone swelling, were either given a 100 day course of antibiotics or an inactive placebo drug.
Upholding the Abu Dhabi Civil Court ruling, the Court of Appeal and the Court of Cassation ordered the ruling as the man was left with a fractured vertebrae and damaged spinal cord after the neck rest fixed on the operations bed collapsed soon after the surgery for a slipped disc.
Slipped disc Nugent, who had not been expected to feature this weekend, has now contributed four goals in less than an hour of action.
As a dancer who is currently out of commission with a slipped disc, thank you for continually giving us examples of the latter.
I don't know whether it was through work or leisure," he said, "but I ended up with a slipped disc.
Last November, King Abdullah had gone to the US for treatment after he suffered a slipped disc and a blood clot was pressing the nerves on his back.
The only member of the tour who coaches at a club, Harrison hopes to be back at work at Matfen Hall next week almost three weeks after being laid low by a slipped disc.
23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud returned to a warm welcome in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia today; following three months in the United States and Morocco for treatment and recuperation from a successful back surgery to treat a slipped disc.
aimed at treating a slipped disc and required the Saudi monarch to travel to
Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah, who is being treated in New York for a blood clot which complicated a slipped disc, has started rehabilitation and his health is "very reassuring", the kingdom's health minister said on Sunday.
The statement added that thanks to God Almighty, a blood clot was removed and the slipped disc was treated during the successful back surgery.
The king had "a back surgery, in which the blood clot was extracted, the slipped disc was corrected, and the injured vertebrae was stabilized in Presbyterian Hospital in the United States of America," the Saudi Press Agency quoted the statement as saying.