Spinal Cord Compression - Herniated L5-S1 Disc Compressing Sacral Nerve Roots - Medical Illustration, Human Anatomy Drawing
Spinal Cord Compression - Lumbar Disc Hernation. This medical illustration depicts a herinated L5-S1 disc from a superior view. The nucleus pulposus has protuded out of the anulus fibrosus and is pressing on the spinal cord. It also shows the relationship between the herination and the spinal cord, nerve roots, and sacrum.