Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

back trauma

A member asked:
Dr. Albert Pizzo
59 years experience Family Medicine
Back trauma: Depends on the patient, the type and severity of the trauma, and the specific tissues injured and the total degree of the injury, including a complete ... Read More
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience Ophthalmology
Pain,malfunction: Back trauma can cause focal pain and tenderness when mild, cause more severe pain and dysfunction if tendons and muscle are ripped or contused, and l ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Second most common reason to see physician acute back ache.
1
1 thank
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
I don't think that : Severe injuries to the back are common but back pai. Sure is affecting 85% of the us population at some point in their lives. Not all back pain is fr ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Hutchinson
33 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Back trauma: Any injury to the spine could be considered back trauma. Classically the back includes the thoracic and lumbar spine.
2
2 thanks
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Back Trauma: Isa vague term is something fractured? Muscle strain. Back spsams a common reaction to back injuries can be very painful.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Huffman
22 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
A slipped bone: Spondylolisthesis is the medical term meaning that one of the bones in the back has slipped out of place relative to an adjacent bone. It is probably ... Read More
5
5 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Huffman
22 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Not likely: Trauma isolated to the back is not likely to cause a slipped capital femoral epiphysis. That being said, it is rare for trauma to be purely isolated t ... Read More
4
4 thanks
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Dowling
39 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
No : This condition is unrelated to back trauma.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marci Dietrich
40 years experience Bariatrics
Back trauma: If it recent and of a mild incident some soreness--just rest, ice, and otc pain meds, like ibuprofen---if you can this type of med. Otherwise, trauma ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes. DJD= Degenerat-: Ive joint disease of a joint. Can affect any joint. If its in the back its called spondylosis; sacroiliitis= inflammation of the sacro-iliac joint, du ... Read More
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

People also searched for:

Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!
Unlimited visits
$10/month