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Can a herniated disc cause blood in the stool?


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2012-04-18 01:37:38
2012-04-18 01:37:38

No, a herniated disc does not cause blood in the stool. See your health care provider, as blood in the stool always deserves a visit.


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People who suffer from a herniated disc can feel pain. They can also cause numbness in your legs and back.

No. That is just not possible.

A herniated disc can cause problems or symptoms like leg weakness, back pain, and numbness or pain that radiates down the legs. A herniated disc occurs when there is a rupture of a disc that acts as cushion between the bones in the spine. If the disc presses on nerves, then a person can experience these symptoms.

One thing that might cause a herniated disc is if you do a lot of heavy lifting. Sometimes, the problem may come on for no apparent reason.

The symptoms of a herniated disc will be different from time to time it depends on the location and the position of the disc. If you have constant pain in your lower back you may have a herniated disc.

A herniated disc is also referred to as a slipped, rupture, bulging, or protruding disc.

There is no specific hospitals that specialize in herniated disc surgery. However, there are plenty of doctors that specialize in herniated disc surgery.

Mild concentric disc bulge means that you are in the beginning stages of a herniated disc. This can cause pain, numbness, and tingling.

Herniated discs occur mainly in the lower back or neck area. If you have a herniated disc in your lower back you are likely to have leg pain as a symptom.

A herniated disc is when a disc bulges out from between vertebrates in the spine. The symptoms of a herniated disc are pain, nerve issues, and possible weakness in an extremity.

As the spinal disc becomes less elastic, it can rupture. When the disc ruptures, a portion of the spinal disc pushes outside its normal boundary--this is called a herniated disc.

There is no average award or settlement for a herniated disc, because so many different factors are involved. Award amounts will vary depending on whether the cause was negligence or not and what actually happened. A range for a settlement amount for a herniated disc is anywhere from $20,000 to $150,000 or more.

Yes, a herniated disc can cause bowel or bladder problems. If you are experiencing the inability to control your bladder or bowel movements you need to seek medical care immediately! This can be caused by a herniated disk where it is compressing the specific nerve roots that control these functions and can cause serious damage and paralysis if not treated immediately!

No. they are different conditions. In disc desiccation you have atrophy of the disc due to degenerative changes. In herniated disc, you have protrusion of the nucleus pulposus in the vertebral canal.

Subligamentous disc protrusion is basically a herniated disc. This can cause pain, numbness, and tingling and you may have to undergo surgery to correct the problem.

The herniated disc(s) can restrict your movement by either neural impingement/damage or by virtue of the pain itself .

The symptoms of a herniated disc depends on either the size and position of the disc. You may have pain in your lower back, numbness or pain in your leg, or loss of bladder control.

A herniated disc is an injury that can occur to your spinal cord and/or the roots of your nerves. It can be extremely painful for one to experience.

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Bulging disc vs herniated disc

An intervertebral disk in which the nucleus pulposus has protruded through surrounding fibrocartilage. This occurs most frequently in the lower lumbar region. Alternative terms: Intervertebral Disk Displacement; Disk Displacement, Intervertebral; Disk Displacements, Intervertebral; Displacement, Intervertebral Disk; Displacements, Intervertebral Disk; Intervertebral Disk Displacements; Intervertebral Disc Displacement; Disc Displacement, Intervertebral; Disc Displacements, Intervertebral; Displacement, Intervertebral Disc; Displacements, Intervertebral Disc; Intervertebral Disc Displacements; Disk, Herniated; Disks, Herniated; Herniated Disk; Herniated Disks; Slipped Disk; Disk, Slipped; Disks, Slipped; Slipped Disks; Disk Prolapse; Disk Prolapses; Prolapse, Disk; Prolapses, Disk; Prolapsed Disk; Disk, Prolapsed; Disks, Prolapsed; Prolapsed Disks; Herniated Disc; Disc, Herniated; Discs, Herniated; Herniated Discs; Lumbar is referring to the lower back L1-L5

There are four different surgeries to choose from to fix a herniated disc. A discectomy removes the herniated disk from the spinal canal. The surgery takes about an hour. The patient lies on his or her stomach for the procedure.

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The type of headache a herniated disc usually causes is most frequently Cervicogenic Headache. However, the pain and spasms from a herniated disc may also trigger Migraine in a susceptible individual. For proper diagnosis and treatment, seek the help of a headache specialist.

A sequestered disc is what happens after an extruded disc. This is caused usually by a herniated disc in the back of a person.

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