A 47-year-old member asked:
What is a slipped disc? how is it treated?
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Neurosurgery 34 years experience
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A 34-year-old member asked:
What to do for a slipped disc?
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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 18 years experience
See below: There are many causes of low back pain. A "slipped disc" is layman's terms for a condition called spondylolisthesis or may represent a bulging/protruding disc. Usually acute back pain from this condition will improve over 1-2 weeks with anti-inflammatories, gentle streching, and use of heat/ice. If your pain does not improve or gets worse you should contact your physician.
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Last updated Aug 24, 2020
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