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A 38-year-old member asked:

Is it possible that lower back pain or injury lead to any difficulty walking fluidly?

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Dr. Andre Panagos
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 23 years experience
Yes: Pain usually causes the muscles to spasm and tighten up. This can really limit your ability to walk normally.
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