herniation of the nucleus pulposus

herniation of the nucleus pulposus

[‚hər·nē′ā·shən əvthə ′nü·klē·əs pəl′pō·səs]
(medicine)
Occurrence of a herniated disk.
References in periodicals archive ?
Low back pain associated with varices of the epidural veins simulating herniation of the nucleus pulposus.