Discogram | Discography - Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Simi Paknikar
Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team  on Dec 14, 2015
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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Which Doctor Should I Consult for Discogram?

Discogram is carried out by a radiologist experienced in doing the procedure.

2. Can Discogram be Done under General Anesthesia?

No. The patient needs to be conscious to report pain if any.

3. What is Cervical and Lumbar Discogram?

Lumbar Discogram is when the procedure is carried out in the lower spine at the level of the lumbar vertebrae. On the other hand, Cervical Discogram is when the discogram procedure is done in the neck.

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