Lumbar Disc Degeneration

Lumbar-Disc-Degeneration

Lumbar Disc Degeneration

Introduction

This condition causes lower back pain, radiating pain due to damaged lumbar disc from the spine. A lumbar disc act as a shock absorber between vertebrae and allows joints to move smoothly. Everyone’s spinal disc undergoes a degenerative change as they age. However, everyone will not notice the symptoms. This is commonly noticeable at the age of 30-50.

Causes
  • Lifting heavy things with lousy posture
  • Twist in the lower back
  • Any repetitive motion that causes stress on the disc
  • Disc degeneration
Symptoms
  • Sharp pain in arms or legs
  • Intense pain in arms, buttocks, thighs and calf muscles
  • Feeling of numbness
  • Tingling sensation in several body parts
  • Lack of flexibility with losing the capacity of hold and lift things
  • Back pain travels down your arm or leg with anesthesia

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