Our expert says:
Orthopaedic Specialist Forum
A herniated intervertebral disc cannot be felt under the skin, it is situated too deep. If you have weakness in your arm it should be seen by a specialist neurosurgeon, an MRI should be performed and if it appears to be a serious nerve compression surgery may be the only cure but the doctor will decide after examining you and reviewing the scan
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