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2. Pain That Extends to the Arms or Legs

The spinal column supports the body. In the case of a slipped disc, it is not unusual for the pain to extend to the arms and the legs. If the slipped disc is lumbar, you will want to pay close attention to the severity and the type of pain. Pain in the legs could be a sign of developing sciatica.

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