Herniated Disc (Cervical)
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This condition is a rupture of one of the vertebral discs in your neck. A herniated disc can allow disc material to press harmfully against the spinal nerves.
What is a herniated cervical disc?
This detailed video describes a herniated disc, including its anatomy, herniation, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment options for a herniated cervical disc may include rest and medications to control pain and swelling in the neck. If those options are not helpful, surgery may be needed to remove the bulging portion of your disc.