Diagnosing Herniated Disc: Straight Leg Raise

Diagnosing Herniated Disc: Straight Leg Raise

What is a Herniated Disc? A herniated disc is also known as a slipped disc. In this condition, the inner rubbery cushion (intervertebral disc) slips out of the vertebrae into the spinal canal, therefore, pressing on the spinal nerves. A slipped disc or ruptured disc...