What is Lumbar Facet Joint Arthropathy?
Lumbar facet joint arthropathy is a disease that affects the joints of the spine and causes the cartilage at such joints to be disintegrated; resulting in impaired joint movement and inflammation of the surrounding tissue. It is a degenerative disease.
What is Lumbar Disc Bulge?
A lumbar disc bulge (also known as a herniated disc) is a tear in the disc which separates the lower back spinal bones causing severe lower back pain. People who suffer from this injury are usually 20 to 50 years old and are mostly affected at the lowest disc.