herniated disc :
- n a painful rupture of the fibrocartilage of the disc between spinal vertebrae; occurs most often in the lumbar region
News & Articles
- New back surgery treats patients with herniated discs
A new back surgery at the Yale School of Medicine is helping people with herniated discs.
June 11, 2013 - Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
- Kiwanuka steps up for Giants with Pierre-Paul sidelined
The decision had already been made, well before the surprising news Jason Pierre-Paul required surgery to quiet down a herniated disc in his lower back. The plan was for Mathias Kiwanuka to move from linebacker back to his familiar and natural defensive end spot, a move that now takes on...
June 7, 2013 - New York Post
- Kiwanuka back at Giants' starting DE
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. 8212 Mathias Kiwanuka is going back to being a defensive end for the New York Giants 8212 and as a starter.Kiwanuka was thrust into the role earlier this week when Jason Pierre-Paul had surgery to repair a herniated disc in his lower back.
June 7, 2013 - Times Leader