The most common symptoms of degenerative disc disorder include neck and back pain. Other symptoms include stiffness in the lower back, numbness through the arms or legs, or increased pain while sitting or standing.
Although degenerative disc disorder is very common with age, individuals who experience extreme pain in the upper or lower back are more likely to be recommended for treatment. After a physical assessment, a medical professional would perform a variety of tests such as x-rays or CT scans to come to a diagnosis.
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