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Symptoms of lumbar disc herniation include weakness in leg muscles; pain in the front of the thigh; and pain, tingling or numbness in the ankles, knees or legs that begins in the buttocks, according to WebMD. Extreme dee... More »

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A herniated disc in the lower back, also known as a lumbar herniated disc, occurs when the inner core of the disc leaks out through the disc’s outer portion, according to Spine-health.com. The herniation then puts pressu... More »

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A lumbar microdiskectomy is the most common surgery option for a herniated lumbar disk, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Other surgical options for treating herniated lumbar discs include a disc... More »

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