A cervical herniated disc or Cervical disc prolapse is
diagnosed when the internal core of a disc in the neck herniates or leaks out
of the disc, and strains on a nearby nerve root. It normally occurs in the
30-to-50-year-old age group. While a cervical herniated disc may arise from
some sort of injury or neck injury, the symptoms usually start immediately. The
numbness and tingling can be present down the arm and into the fingertips.
Muscle vulnerability may also be present.
A herniated cervical disk or cervical disc prolapse is one
of the most common intricacies of neck pain. If the disk is pushing on a nerve
root, other symptoms which can arise include
It can be difficult to decide out exactly what produces a
herniated cervical disk. It frequently comes on slowly with no clear reason.
But it can be easily understood by
Age: A disk can
be extra inclined to herniating due to wear and tear. During younger age, our
disks have a lot of water in them but as we grow older, the volume of water
reduces. Less water in the disks indicates they can become less pliable and
they move, twist, or turn, the chance of it breaking, or herniating, is
Herniated disks also can run in family genes.
Unexpected, jarring movements can create one.
Unexpected strain: lifting a heavy object or twist in the upper
body can damage a disk.