sequestered disc

I have been diagonsed with a sequestered disc between the L4/L5. The neurosurgeon said that surgery is not an option due to interfering nerve runs. What can be the future outcome of this? Will my body absorb the disc material, will it calcify, will it result in greater nerve inpingement, or will it just be?

Posted By David Weaver on August 30, 2010 at 16:20:07:

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