Degenerative Disc Disease
What Is Degenerative Disc Disease?
Symptoms of Disc Disease
Symptoms of degenerative disc disease vary greatly from person to person. While some people may experience severe back pain, others may experience slight discomfort. These are usually brought out by certain movements as in reaching out, reaching up, bending over, or twisting around.
Depending on the severity and location of the condition, the pain may also affect your arms, legs and neck. In some cases, individuals may experience a weakening of the leg muscles or other issues that may indicate damage to the nerve root. It is important to have these symptoms checked by our orthopedic spine specialist as they can result in further conditions such as: