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Origin of slipped disk
First recorded in 1940–45
Words nearby slipped disk
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Medical definitions for slipped disk
[ slĭpt ]
Protrusion of a part of an intervertebral disk through the fibrocartilage, occurring usually in the lower lumbar region and often causing back pain or sciatica.
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