Do you know the consistency of IVD nuclear material? This critical substance has been compared to everything from water to crabmeat. ChiroUp wanted to learn more so we procured a fresh pig spine and investigated.
Check out this 30-second video that shows the composition of a disc nucleus in vivo.
If would like to see more, check out this extended version describing the continuum of disc pathology.
About the Author
Dr. Tim Bertelsman
DC, CCSP, DACO
Dr. Tim Bertelsman graduated with honors from Logan College of Chiropractic and has been practicing in Belleville, IL since 1992. He has lectured nationally on various clinical and business topics and has been published extensively. He has served in several leadership positions within the Illinois Chiropractic Society and currently serves as President of the executive board.
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