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How is a herniated cervical disc treated?

Depending on the severity of symptoms, the treatment of a cervical herniated disc may consist of oral pain medications, epidural steroid injections or surgery. The overall prognosis for recovery from a cervical herniated disc is quite good, with the vast majority of patients returning to their normal routines within a three month period.

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