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A 36-year-old male asked:
Will any amount of consistent spinal decompression result in the "rebuilding" of a herniated/degenerated l5 disc?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 32 years experience
No not in my opinion: I have not reviewed any control peer reviewed evidenve that the above ispossible it is still a working theory traction has been used since egyptian times with similar results for centuries no medical evidence for such a claim.
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No: The disc has no capacity to regenerate itself or reverse degenerative changes that have occurred. Check out spine-health.Com.
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Last updated Jan 5, 2019
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