What Is the Typical Treatment for a Herniated Disc?

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You start with conservative care, and the hallmark of conservative care are usually some anti-inflammatory type medication, physical therapy, and if that doesn't get better we talk about things like cortisone shots that carry the name Epidural Steroid Injection which is simply injection of steroid around the nerve to quiet down the inflammation, to sort of make the nerve less cranky in a sense.

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