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Disc Disease

Path of Intervertebral disc disease

Disc disease that is due to the normal process of aging Degenerative Disc Disease
Can be caused by age, repeated stress and trauma, or DDD Herniated Disc Disease
Most common symptom of intervertebral disc disease Low Back Pain
If degeneration causes compression to this, bowel and bladder incontinence may occur, as well as erectile dysfunction Cauda Equina
What are the parts of the intervertebral disc Nucleus and Annulus
Other name for bone spurs Osteophytes
What reflex is affected if there is a herniated disc at L3-4 Patellar
What reflex is affected if there is a herniated disc at L5-S1 Achilles
Narrowed spinal canal causing compression to spinal nerves Spinal Stenosis
Created by: m1