Why does drop foot happen from a herniated disc?

Answer Herniated disc on the lumbar spine may compress the spinal nerve that supplies the leg and foot its motor function. Such condition may produce symptoms of pain, muscle weakness and drop foot that r... Read More »

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Why does my hip hurt at night from a herniated disc?

The vertebral disc consists of 10 to 20 concentrate circumferential layers of highly fibrous type I and type II collagen. The nucleus pulposus is made up of glucoaminoglycans, which retains large ... Read More »

Recovered from herniated disc, but still in pain.....?

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What would happen if my foot becomes infected from the piece of glass in my foot. ?

holy crap people on this site get way too over dramatic with this stuff. CALM DOWN you don't need to get your foot amputated. if it were that bad your foot would be black by now and you wouldn't ... Read More »

What does a cervical herniated disc look like?

A herniated cervical disc is a cushioning disc between two neck bones (vertebrae) that has ruptured and lost its structural integrity. This type of injury resembles a punctured tire or a jelly doug... Read More »