Schmorl's disease

Schmorl's disease

 [shmorlz]
herniation of the nucleus pulposus.
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There's another condition called 'Schmorl's disease' or necrobacillosis, that often causes abscesses on the face, head and neck.
There is another condition called Schmorl's disease or necrobacillosis, that is associated with lesions confined usually to the face, head and neck.