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Are most back injuries due to disk problems?

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Dr. John Washburn
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In brief: No

Low back pain is one of the top reason's why people seek medical treatment in this country.
In the vast majority of cases it is muscular in origin, either to do a lumbar muscle strain, spasm, or both. Actual disc disease accounts for a smaller percentage.

In brief: No

Low back pain is one of the top reason's why people seek medical treatment in this country.
In the vast majority of cases it is muscular in origin, either to do a lumbar muscle strain, spasm, or both. Actual disc disease accounts for a smaller percentage.
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