How do you define ruptured disk?

Answer Discs exist between the vertebrae in your back. They act as a cushion between the bones as you move through life -- sitting, standing, bending and simply moving. Good posture and a healthy lifestyl... Read More »

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What is a ruptured cervical disk?

A ruptured cervical disk, sometimes called a slipped disk or herniated disk, occurs when the jelly-like center of a disk in the spine ruptures through a weakened area in the outer wall. This aggrav... Read More »

What are the treatments for a ruptured cervical disk?

A ruptured (or herniated/"slipped") cervical disk occurs when the disk's gelatinous inner layer breaks through the tough outer covering, irritating nerves in the spinal canal. "More than 90 percent... Read More »

Ruptured eardrum!?

I say go see a doctor to make sure it did indeed rupture, because if it did rupture it's going to need to be fixed.And to answer your question it wouldn't hurt to play, but if you did rupture it yo... Read More »

What is a ruptured ear drum?

Ruptured ear drum is a term used to describe a hole or perforation in the tympanic membrane, which separates the middle and outer ear and helps conduct the sound waves that provide normal hearing.C... Read More »