The treatment for a diffuse disc bulge depends on the bulge's location, the longevity of symptoms and the severity of symptoms. Bed rest, heat, ice packs and anti-inflammatory medications are often prescribed, according ... More »

The most common symptoms of a bulging or herniated disc in the lower back include back pain, numbness in the foot or leg, and leg or foot pain, according to the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. In some patients,... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Treatment options for a bulging disc include heat and ice pack application, certain lifestyle changes, medications, epidural injections and spinal decompression, as confirmed by Laser Spine Institute. Although conservati... More »

Moderate disc desiccation is another term for degenerative disc disease. The term is term used to describe the disc dehydration that occurs with the condition, according to UCLA Health. More »

According to Cedars-Sinai, the average healing time for a broken pelvis varies widely depending on the severity of the fracture. Minor fractures can take eight to 12 weeks to heal; serious fractures can take several mont... More » Science Human Anatomy Bones

As of 2015, the cost for laser removal of toenail fungus can be as low as $500 or as high as $1,500, depending on the severity of the problem and the location of the facility offering treatment. The procedure is consider... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Patients are not always affected by pain following radiation therapy, but in some cases it can vary widely in location, severity, frequency and response to treatment, explains the National Caregivers Library. In cases wh... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cancer