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Disc herniation cause weakness in lower extremities ?

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Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management
1 doctor agrees

In brief: If it does

Suggest you see your doctor right away before weakness turns to paralysis.

In brief: If it does

Suggest you see your doctor right away before weakness turns to paralysis.
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Dr. Adam Lewis
Neurosurgery

In brief: Herniated disc

Herniated discs can impinge on a nerve root and lead to pain, numbness and weakness.
When weakness develops, it is important to see a neurosurgeon to evaluate and treat the disc herniation so that the weakness does not become permanent.

In brief: Herniated disc

Herniated discs can impinge on a nerve root and lead to pain, numbness and weakness.
When weakness develops, it is important to see a neurosurgeon to evaluate and treat the disc herniation so that the weakness does not become permanent.
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