Symptoms of Cervical Herniated Disc and Treatment Options for it
In this post, we’ll discuss the symptoms of cervical herniated discs, the various treatment options available & how to best manage the condition. There are many excellent treatments available that can help you get back to your life without pain. We’ll also provide some tips for reducing your risk of developing this condition. So if you’re suffering from these symptoms, keep reading!
What Is a Cervical Herniated Disc?
What Are the Symptoms of a Cervical Herniated Disc?
Other symptoms can include numbness, tingling, or weakness in the arm or hand. These symptoms are caused by the herniated disc pressing on nearby nerves. In severe cases, the herniated disc can cause loss of bladder or bowel control. This is a medical emergency and you should seek treatment immediately.
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How Is a Cervical Herniated Disc Diagnosed?
Your doctor will likely start with a physical exam and ask about your symptoms and medical history. They will then order imaging tests such as an MRI or CT scan to get a better look at the discs in your neck. These tests can help confirm the diagnosis and rule out other conditions.
How Is a Cervical Herniated Disc Treated?
If conservative treatments are not helping, your doctor may recommend more aggressive treatments such as epidural steroid injections or surgery. Surgery is usually only recommended in severe cases where there is nerve damage or paralysis.
What Can I Do to Prevent a Cervical Herniated Disc?
Dr. Eshan Nerkar
Neurologist And NeurosuegeonDr. Eshan Nerkar, Consultant Brain & Spine Surgeon in Nashik specializes in Spine Surgery. He practices at AXON Brain & Spine Clinic. He is one of the best neurosurgeons in Nashik with more than 10 years of experience. He has performed more than 1000 surgeries related to brain and spinal surgery procedures.