Category: Prolapsed disc

Prolapsed Disc (Slipped Disc)

June 11, 2007 Off

A prolapsed disc often causes severe lower back pain. The disc often presses on a nerve root which also causes pain and other symptoms in a leg. In most cases, the symptoms ease off gradually over several weeks. The usual advice is to do normal activities as much as possible. Painkillers may help. Physical treatments…

By Liza