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A 22-year-old female asked:

Can sleeping on the stomach cause lower back problems?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Rheumatology 53 years experience
No: That would be highly unlikely, especially in a 22 year old. There are several much more common causes of back pain. See a rheumatologist and have it evaluated.

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