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What is Cervical Disc Hernation?
When the core of Disc leaks out and compress the nerve root,
It makes neck pain and radiating pain through the compressed nerve root. Often this radiating pain accompanied by motor or sensory disturbances.
What is the cause of Cervical Disc Herniation?
-Bad posture gives a lot of stress around cervical muscles and cervical spine.
-injury as like Traffic accident, Whiplash injury.
What is the symtoms of cervical disc?
The general symtom is Neck pain radiating to shoulder or arm. but the symtom is depend on which cervical level is related.
Typical pain patterns and neurological deficits
C 4-5 Shoulder pain, Weakness in the Deltoid Muscle in the upper arm. Does not usually cause tingling and numbness.
C 5-6 Weakness in the Biceps and wrist Extensor Muscles. Numbness and tingling can radiate to thumb side of the hand along with pain.
C 6-7 Weakness in the Triceps and finger Extensor Muscles. Numbness and tingling along with pain can radiate down to triceps and into the middle finger
C7-T1 Weakness with handgrip. Numbness and tingling with pain radiate to little finger and side of hand.
When do I need surgical treatment?
According to study, over 90% of patients can be treated with conservative treatment as like Acupuncture, Physio-therapy, Chiropractic Treatment, Medications, Cervical collar. but some patients need surgical treatment.
Case of surgical treatment.
1. Severe pain isn't relieved by conservative treatment in 6 to 12 weeks.
2. Progressive neurologic deficit, or signs of myelopathy.
Korean Acupuncture and Herb Clinic's Program
Electro-Acupuncture with hijama to reduce pain.
Stretching exercise to enhance flexibility.
Ice pack to cut inflammation.