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what could back aches be a symptom of?

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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 37 years experience
See below: There are other conditions your doctor will discuss. Among them is a condition called interstitial cystitis, which is inflammation of the bladder lining.

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Why do I have back aches all the time?

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Need to be checked: Chronic back pain in younger individuals can be a symptom of serious conditions of the spine and other structures. I suggest you see a physician and be checked for inflammatory conditions of the spine, internal organs as well as mechanical causes of low back pain.
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What should be done in case of back ache's after a gym session?

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A 47-year-old member asked:

What really leads to back aches?

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Dr. Rose Wynn
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Spine: Many things can lead to back aches from muscle strain to disc problems, to joint issues (facet joints of the spine).

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