Herniated Disc Symptoms

Symptoms of Cervical Disc Herniations

When a herniated disc occurs in the cervical region, these symptoms are possible

Arm muscle weakness

Deep pain near or over the shoulder blades on the affected side

Increased pain when bending the neck or turning head to the side

Neck pain, especially in the back and sides

Pain made worse with coughing, straining or laughing

Pain radiating to the shoulder, upper arm, forearm, and rarely the hand, fingers or chest

Spasm of the neck muscles

Symptoms of Lumbar Disc Herniations

When herniation of the happens in the lumbar region, these symptoms are possible

Muscle spasm

Muscle weakness or atrophy in later stages

Pain made worse with coughing, straining or laughing

Pain radiating to the buttocks, legs, and feet

Severe low-back pain

Tingling or numbness in legs or feet

The Bonati Spine Institute advocates patients suffering from herniated discs symptoms to be well informed. We encourage you to contact us to request a no-obligation MRI review or discussion with one of our medical professionals. Find out why The Bonati Procedures are considered to be among the world’s best solutions when it comes to spine surgery.