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What's the difference between a disc herniation and a disk bulge?
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Dr. Greg Khounganian
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
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In brief: Same
They both refer to the same thing.
Sometimes people refer to a disc bulge as a small herniation.

In brief: Same
They both refer to the same thing.
Sometimes people refer to a disc bulge as a small herniation.
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