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Tingling in my face, back of neck, and arms. Stiff and sore joints all over. Difficulty walking. Symptoms of my bulging cervical disc?

Tingling in my face, back of neck, and arms. Stiff and sore joints all over. Difficulty walking. Symptoms of my bulging cervical disc?

Bulging disc: and/or pinched nerve can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. Prevention treatment is always recommended. This condition must be professionally managed. See interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. ...Read more

Cervical (Definition)

Cervical relates to the first seven vertebra of the spine. It is related it the neck. Also it refers to the muscular opening/exit of ...Read more


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What are some good exercises for cervical disc bulge?

What are some good exercises for cervical disc bulge?

Many, but suggest: Physical therapy as well to help demonstrate the exercises correctly, especially in the cervical spine. A good site for neck exercises is: http://www.Spine-health.Com/conditions/neck-pain/neck-stretches i hope it helps! ...Read more

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Can you tell me more about cervical disc bulge exercises?

Can you tell me more about cervical disc bulge exercises?

Generally Not Much: For the Cervical Spine. Usually Its a combination cervical decompression to relieve symptoms and reduce herniation with strengthening of muscles in the neck. ...Read more

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If you have?1 bulging cervical disc what are the chances of have more lower down the spine?

If you have?1 bulging cervical disc what are the chances of have more lower down the spine?

Pretty good: Disc bulges are seen in a lot of people and increase in incidence with age but are normal findings not leading to any problems. ...Read more

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Is a Broad based cervical disc bulge the same thing as a herniated disc. I keep seeing it called a broad based disc herniation online.

Is a Broad based cervical disc bulge the same thing as a herniated disc. I keep seeing it called a broad based disc herniation online.

Not exactly: A disc bulge may not be a herniation. Both can possibly impinge on the cord and the nerves. They are not related to your scleritis or your red puffy feet . More importantly does the disc bulge call Aide with any neurologic changes you have. These are things to discuss with your physician ...Read more

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Had a cervical disc bulge for 5 months. Showing improvement.23, athlete, very depressed about this. Are odds good to be pain free, pre-injury level?

Yes, young age helps: Most cervical disc bulges are effectively managed with nonoperative treatment and physicl therapy. Your prognosis remains good because you are young and already showing signs of improvement. ...Read more

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Prolotherapy, prolozone, or platelet rich plasma during physical therapy? Which best odds for mild but troublesome bulging cervical disc?

Get another opinion: As a mild bulging disc in your neck is not the issue nor are the treatments your are mentioning other than some short term pt. Time is the best healer as is the judicious use of some medications and other possible pain management techniques but get an opinion from an orthopedic spine surgeon or neurosurgeon first. ...Read more

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