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what is leading to lower back stiffness and pain for over a year?

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Dr. Jefferson Chen
33 years experience Neurosurgery
See your Dr.: There are many causes of back pain. The most common is muscle strain. If this has been going on for over a year, you need to check that there is no spinal pathology such as a herniated disc or narrowing from lumbar stenosis. Your doctor may get an MRI of the spine.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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