A 51-year-old male asked:
Can bulging discs in back/neck cause tingling in hands, feet and head? blood work clean, blood pressure good, sugar good. mri didn't show ms but discs
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Neurology 52 years experience
Not bulging discs: But spondylitic changes affecting structure of vertebral column could produce narrowing of foramena or lateral recess compression which could cause radicular symptoms. A bulging disc itself is a common asymptomatic lesion usually, but a larger protrusion can certainly be a pesky problem.
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Last updated Nov 6, 2014
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