Question: Can cervical disc herniation be cured?

The good news is that in most cases — 90% of the time — pain caused by a herniated disc will go away on its own within six months. Initially, your doctor will likely recommend that you take an over-the-counter pain reliever and limit activities that cause pain or discomfort.

How long does it take a disc herniation to heal?

Self care: In most cases, the pain from a herniated disc will get better within a couple days and completely resolve in 4 to 6 weeks. Restricting your activity, ice/heat therapy, and taking over the counter medications will help your recovery.

Will my herniated disc ever heal?

Usually a herniated disc will heal on its own over time. Be patient, and keep following your treatment plan. If your symptoms dont get better in a few months, you may want to talk to your doctor about surgery.

Do herniated discs show up on xray?

Imaging tests Plain X-rays dont detect herniated disks, but they can rule out other causes of back pain, such as an infection, tumor, spinal alignment issues or a broken bone. CT scan.

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