Slip Disc also called Spinal Disc Herniation is medical condition that affects
spine where a tear in outer fibrous ring of inter vertebral disc allows the
soft, central portion called nucleus pulposus to bulge out. The tear in disc
ring can result in release of inflammatory chemical mediators that may cause
severe pain. A slip disc is normally further development of previously
existing disc protrusion where outermost layers of annulus fibrosus are
intact but can bulge at times where disc is under pressure.
Causes - Slipped Disc
Slip disc can be caused because of many issues including :
- General wear and tear in jobs that require constant sitting
- Jobs that require lifting
- Lifting while bent at waist
Herniation of disc contents into spinal canal also occur when front
side of disc is compressed while sitting or bending forward and contents get
pressed against tightly stretched and thinned annulus fibrosis membrane on
rear of the disc.
The symptoms of slip discs include patients complaining of sharp, cutting pain, low back pain that is present in back and continues down leg that is served by affected nerve. The pain may get worse as it moves down affected leg with the onset of pain with herniated disc occurring by tearing or snapping sensation in spine.
Ayurveda Management of Slip Disc Cases
In the ancient medical science of Ayurveda, the use of herbal treatment has been known to do wonders in treating the cases related to various orthopedic conditions like slip disc. Here, the therapy choices depend upon :
- Nature of diseased person (Prakriti)
- State of Agni
- Types of ongoing disease process
- State of manifested condition
The treatment processes of orthopedic disorders include Charaka Samhita where
the Ayurveda herbal formulations are used in modern convenient dosage forms
to treat the orthopedic disorder present at different stages. Other than
this, Panchakarma therapy may also be used which is known to be effective
for treating bone & joint disorders.
With severe back pain in Ayurveda called Kadeegraham, Slip Disc which is a serious medical condition falls under this group of aliment. Also called Sandhivislesham or Asthi Chyudi, the Ayurvedic Slipped Disc treatment includes:
- Setting bone alignment
- Healing procedure for restored disc
- Strengthening affected area and rejuvenating the whole spine
- Taking/advising meditation and medication support
The physicians at our end, besides treating the disorder by Ayurvedic means also suggest patients personalized yoga & pranayama technique as well as modifications required in life-style & dietary habits for ensuring best recovery possibility.
- Ayurvedic medicines
- Ayurvedic panchakarma therapy
- Ayurvedic herbs massage and body therapy sessions
Slipped Disc in Spine Cool
Slipped Disc is also known by the name of Spinal Disc Herniation which is a medical condition affecting spinal region. Here, a tear in outer fibrous ring of inter vertebral disc makes central portion called nucleus pulposus to bulge out and can result in release of inflammatory chemical mediators which causes severe pain. Further, slip disc also occurs when there is further development of previously existing disc protrusion that has outermost layer of annulus fibrosus intact but have possibility of bulging at times where disc is under pressure.
The Ayurveda solutions for Slip Disc cases as offered by us comprise making use of ancient medical science of Ayurveda and using herbal treatment in the involved therapies. However, the final treatment choice here depends upon factors like Nature of diseased person (Prakriti), State of Agni, Types of ongoing disease process and State of manifested condition. The treatment processes includes Charaka Samhita where Ayurveda herbal formulation is used in desired dosage to treat orthopedic disorders that are present in bodies at different stages.