If the herniated disc is not pressing on a nerve, there may be no symptoms or there may be an ache in the lower back.
If the herniated disc is pressing on a nerve, there may be pain, numbness, or weakness including:
- Tingling or numbness in one leg
- Weakness in leg muscles
- Pain in front of thigh
- Loss of bladder and/or bowel control
*IN ALL INSTANCES, SEEK IMMEDIATE PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL CARE.