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Intervertebral disk herniation video
 

The disks between the vertebrae are liable to displacement when put under strain.

Lifting may produce forces, which can cause a lumbar intervertebral disk to move out of place.

 

 

Review Date: 6/29/2011
Reviewed By: Andrew W. Piasecki, MD, Camden Bone and Joint, LLC, Orthopaedic Surgery/Sports Medicine, Camden, SC. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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