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Gallatin, TN
A 29-year-old female asked:

Miss steps going down stairs 2wks ago. severe lower back pain, can't walk normal due to pain,sitting hurts, burning feeling, what could i have done. ?

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Dr. Craig Morton
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 18 years experience
See below: You may have strained a muscle or ligament supporting your spine. It's also possible that you injured your disc. Usually pain will improve over 1-2 weeks with rest and anti-inlfammatories. If the pain last longer than two weeks I recommend seeing your physician.

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Last updated Nov 19, 2020

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