Category Archives: Herniated Nucleus Pulposus

Nursing care plan herniated nucleus pulposus

(RUPTURED INTERVERTEBRAL DISC) I. Pathophysiology—Occurs when all or part of the gelatinous center of the intervertebral disc (nucleus pulposus) is forced through a weakened part or tear in the disc a. Also known as herniated disc (most common term), ruptured … Continue reading

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