Herniated disc

Herniated Discs – Know The Reasons Behind It!

By Dr. B V R N Varma, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the…

Herniated Disc – Know Symptoms Of It!

By Dr. Purav Patel, Neurosurgery Herniated disk occurs when there is a problem with the rubbery disk that cushions the vertebra in the spinal cord. It is also known as ruptured disk where the soft jelly like substance is pushed out from in between the vertebra. This disorder can cause irritation of the…

Herniated Discs – Know Symptoms Of It!

By Dr. Sunny Chopra, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Herniated Discs – Know Causes Of It!

By Dr. Shantanu Jain,Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Herniated Discs – Know Signs Of It!

By Dr. Rutul Gandhi, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Herniated Disc – Causes And Symptoms!

By Dr. Arun Gupta,Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Spinal Fusion – Risk Factors And Complications!

By Dr. Arun Gupta,Orthopaedics Spinal fusion is a form of surgery which involves the merging of two or more vertebrae into a single structure. This is done with the intent of stopping any kind of motion between the two vertebrae in order to prevent back pain. Once they’re fused, there are…

When Hernia Surgery Is Required?

By Dr. Aasim Anees Hussain,General Surgery Hernia is a small protrusion or escape of any structure or organ through nearby weak spot or muscle. There are several types of hernia like inguinal hernia (direct and indirect), femoral hernia, umbilical hernia, umbilical hernia, epigastria hernia and incision hernia. This hernia can be…

Slipped (Herniated) Discs – What Causes It?

By Dr. Pramod Saini, Orthopaedics Also called slip discs or ruptured discs, herniated discs refer to those problems involving the protrusion of spinal discs through cracks in the tough exterior. They can cause much irritation in the nerves and could amount to excessive pain or numbness in the corresponding leg or arm.…

Hernia Surgery – Before & Aftercare Tips!

By Dr. Amit Jain, General Surgery Hernia is a small protrusion or escape of any structure or organ through nearby weak spot or muscle. There are several types of hernia like inguinal hernia (direct and indirect), femoral hernia, umbilical hernia, umbilical hernia, epigastria hernia and incision hernia. This hernia can be removed…