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What Can Be Done For Bulging Disc In Neck
Had a MRI done they suspect a bulging disc in my c spine. My question is if this in fact a bulging disc what can I do about pain. In neck& head?
Wear and tear can cause degeneration in the vertebral column, and cause discs to deteriorate. The supportive basket, nucleus fibrosis develops small tears. A bulge is minimal perhaps a few millimeters, and is clinically insignificant, but additional disc displacement such as protrusion or herniation may compress ...Read more
I have had an MRI done due to a car accident and I have a slight bulging disc in my neck area. I have been experiencing symptoms of hypothyroidism. al?
Unclear question.: If your question is whether the bulging disk in the neck is related to thyroid disease, the answer is ("an almost") NO. It is VERY UNLIKELY. Thyroid disease can cause neurologic symptoms, but not the other way around. If you've not had neurologic symptoms prior or after the car accident, the bulging disk may be incidental (a "red herring"). 50% of humans have bulging disks with no neurologic probl ...Read more
Mri done, 4 bulging disc in my neck. Could this be the cause of my shoulder, upper back pain, and arm pain? Could the disc be touching a nerve?
Had an ESI done on Tues. to help relieve the bulging disk in my neck. The shots have only made more pain and in new areas. Should I be concern?
Bulging discs: I would contact the person who preformed the injection and check in with them. You may be experiencing normal injection site pain but it is possible to have a reaction to the medication. It does take the steroid a few days to kick in so it is not surprising pain not better as of yet. There are also rare occasions where injections can get infected. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can be done for a nerve irritation in the neck from a bulging disk at C4 and c5? Can that cause burning and numbness pain? Please help
Why would you go?: Are you havin pain? Musculoskeletal problems can give you neck pain (strain, joints, arthritis, pinched nerve). A disc bulge can be minor or serious. Why would you go to a chiro ? Best to see an md who can help you isolate the cause and arrive at a solution. In the mean time, stretch, heat, relaxation may help. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Cervical disc: It is unlikely that a bulging disc will cause your symptoms. It may cause muscle spasms of the neck muscles, which cause pain along with any nerve that is being pinched by the bulging disc. Pain can cause lightheadedness or even dizziness if it is severe. Please get evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have been taking meloxicam for about a year or year and a half for pinched nerve and bulging disc in neck.I felt nauseous for 2 mos...Could it b?
Upper back pain for almost 9
months. 4 bulging disc in neck. when touch my chin to chest, get pain in the middle of chest only then and stretching it.
Im 32 male and get severe aching and sharp pains from shoulder to finger tips. Doctors have said is bulging disc in neck then they said its muscular?
Need thorough exam : Pain radiating to the fingertips is not muscular from the neck solely. This needs to evaluated by a specialist ( orthopedist, neurologist, physiatrist , neurosurgeon or pain management) to rule out a radiculopathy v radiculitis. You could possibly have concurrent problems going on like a neck, shoulder, elbow &/or wrist issue that can mimic a neck issue like a disc herniation, . ...Read more
Body hurts constantly. Bulging disc in neck,lumbar hypertrophic disease,beginnings of spinal stenosis.How to ease pain without narcotics?
Physical therapy, ice, Arnica.: physical therapy exercises, including stretching exercises, may be very helpful. Ice applications to the area may decrease pain as well. Arnica is a natural anti-inflammatory that may also give you some relief. Acupuncture, massage, meditation our other conservative approaches that may help you. Spine injections can also be an option. ...Read more
Sharp pain that went from my neck to the back of head while playing basketball trigger pain in my upper back? Have kyphosis and 4 bulging disc in neck
Whiplash from MVA 10dy ago. I have 2 bulging disc in neck. Neck pain unbearable. New rt shoulder & low back pain. Should I b in so much pain? Long 4
Comments: You need to have supervision from a rehab doc and you will benefit from a combination of physical therapy, massage, and acupuncture. Too soon to say if you have injured shoulder joint, brachial plexus, or sacroiliac joint, but all could occur from a MVA. Find experienced specialty care, this is NOT an area for a generalist. ...Read more
Pain/numbness/weak: A bulging disk in the neck will affect the nerves going to your arms and hands potentially causing pain, numbness, tingling and weakness. If the disc bulge is pushing on your spinal cord, it can cause arm/ hand and leg weakness and coordination problems. Small disc bulges may not affect the nerves or the spinal cord and usually are just associated with the normal aging of the neck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is it normal for a 48 year old woman with no precious pain or injury to her neck to have 4 bulging disc in her neck?
Yes! It is possible: Yes, it's possible to have bulging discs in the neck without any known injury. Quite often this happens due to degenerative changes in the neck related to age. ...Read more
Do bulging disc in the neck get better. Even if its leaning on a nerve that is causing a tremendous amount of pain. I was in an accident oct 2011.?
Yes: Pain from a bulging or herniated disc will often improve with time although it can sometimes take a year or more. ...Read more
Headaches and disk: Headaches can be associated with cervical disk problems, but generally that is a secondary phenomenon. ...Read more
What to do if I got into an accident and found that I had disc herniation and a bulging disc in the neck?
Symptoms?: It depends on the size and location of the disc herniation, you don't give more detail but unless you have symptoms then watchful waiting would be the treatment of choice. Depending on the symptoms pain management, physical therapy and as a last resort surgery could be considered ...Read more
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