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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Most slipped discs get better in a month or so but you may need to see a specialist.
My orthopaedist sent me to have a third knee surgery and my arms were numb because of a slipped disc. I was looking for a way to avoid surgeries and I came across Nordic walking.
A slipped disc will normally cause pain and discomfort to a person.
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans are effective at diagnosing the position and size of a slipped disc. They can also pinpoint the affected nerves.
In the case of slipped discs, the most common age to develop it is between 30 and 50 years.
Slipped Disc Entertainment, founded and operated by Bruce R Kilgour, is based in Rancho Cucamonga, California and is a full service music entertainment company providing promotion, event planning, band management, and booking.
Later that month, the plaintiff visited a private doctor, and an MRI revealed that he had suffered a slipped disc.
Dad-of-two Dale, 37, developed what's known as persistent genital arousal syndrome two years ago after a slipped disc in his back.
Telling us he was fighting through the pain of a slipped disc he suffered last summer for the sake of the great audience before him, the set only got more lyrically powerful as it went on, from Polaroid Picture to the boisterous signature sound of songs like Recovery.
Recent news that Bale may have suffered a slipped disc in his back was refuted by Madrid, shrouding the 24-year-old's absence from the first team in mystery, according to the report.
Madrid have moved to deny a report in Spain that Bale was suffering with a slipped disc in his back.
According to reports, the Welshman has a slipped disc on the L5 -S1 vertebrae and a bulge on the L4 -L5.
Reports in Spain had suggested PS85m Bale could be facing a long-term layoff due to a slipped disc, but the club later moved to deny the seriousness of the problem and insisted Bale is on course to make his return to action against Juventus on October 23.
But nearly half the slipped disc patients studied by the scientists tested positive for bacterial infection.