Herniated Disk Symptoms and causes

A herniated disc occurs when the disc that sits in between the bones and, from a specific injury, part of the disc can bulge out and push on the nerves roots that come out of the hole of the spine.

Dr. Derek Papp, Sports Medicine Physician with Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, explains when that happens, the patient gets a lot of symptoms such as: severe back pain, numbness and tingling.

Dr. Papp explains with a digital imaging how a herniated disc happens in baseball players.

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