A member asked:
can lower back hurt from coughing a lot?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Bennett Machanic answered
51 years experience Neurology
You bet it can: Coughing can result in Valsalva straining and increased pressure within and over back. If discogenic protrusion is present, pain will accentuate, but even if anatomically intact, a wracking cough can cause lumbosacral strain/sprain.
Answered on Jun 11, 2017
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