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A 47-year-old female asked:

How rare is a c2/c3 disc herniation? should i see a neurologist or ortho? i'm only seeing a chiro and pain management right now. also one at c6/7

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Dr. Bert Liang
Specializes in Neurology
Either: There must be a reason you have the diagnosis of disk herniations (viz. symptoms which your doctor then ordered radiographic studies). Please do not allow manipulation of these cervical levels before speaking with your physician who can discuss treatment options with you.
Last updated Apr 3, 2017


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