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A 31-year-old female asked:

Hi,i suffer with chronic back pain and i get severe spouts of lower back spasms, i was told its of probable musculoskeletal origin, what does it mean?

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Dr. Nadine Halliburton-foster
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Back Spasms: Musculo (Muscle) Skeletal (Bone). Muscles attaché to bone via tendons and ligaments. If your back muscles are cramping up(spasming) then you will have back pain and sore bones.

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Last updated May 29, 2014

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