Slipped disc

Patient: I have a slipped disc in my neck and want to know in the pain i am feeling in my back is as a result of the slipped disc in my neck. my doctor after a mri scan said i have a disc touching my spine and for the past week i have had bad pains in my lower back on the right hand side. can you let me know if this is to do with my slipped disc or if this is seperate.