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A 28-year-old male asked:
Can discogram of c-spine heal my discs? infusion of dye with saline may hydrate the disc?not possible? only diagnostic tool?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Controversial: A discogram is a controversial procedure in the field of spinal surgery, particularly in the cervical spine. The discogram is a test and is definitely not a treaent itself for degenerative discs. There is even a small body of work that suggests that doing a discogram itself on a disc will hasten the degeneration of that disc. Thank you.
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Last updated Jan 18, 2014
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