slipdisc symptoms


slipdisc symptoms

Symptoms of Slip Disc[PIVD] in the lower back

The low back is the most common site for a slip disc problem. The most common slip disc segment in the spine is the L4-L5 or L5-S1 discs.  However, most have a combined L4-L5 and an L5-S1 slip disc. The combined L4-L5 and L5-S1 slip disc patients have a long-standing history of lower back issues like trauma, weight lifting, unwanted exercises, wrong postures during working. Lumbar slip disc (slip disc in the lower back) has several associated symptoms.

We have listed the most common symptoms:

  • Lower Back Pain, Lower Back discomfort or tightness
  • Pain or discomfort in one or both buttocks
  • Pain in hips, thighs or legs
  • Tight Hamstrings or Quadriceps (Thigh Muscles) or calf muscles
  • Numbness, tingling or burning sensations in the hips, thighs, legs, feet or toes
  • Weakness in hips, knees, leg or ankles (feet)
  • Buckling or “giving away” of knees and legs-like drunken man
  • Incontinence with bowl and bladder activities
  • Frequent constipation
  • Disorders or dysfunction of the bowels or bladder
  • Infertility (males & females)
  • Disorder, dysfunction or disease of the reproductive organs
  • Erectile dysfunction or even impotence in males
  • Groin or testicular pain and discomfort