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What are the causes of chronic lower back pain?

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Dr. Sarah Blake
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: Variety

Low back pain can be as simple as a muscle strain and sprain or as serious as a disc herniation and spinal stenosis.
Back pain that persists more than a week needs to be evaluated by your doctor.

In brief: Variety

Low back pain can be as simple as a muscle strain and sprain or as serious as a disc herniation and spinal stenosis.
Back pain that persists more than a week needs to be evaluated by your doctor.
Dr. Sarah Blake
Dr. Sarah Blake
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Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
Pain Management
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many Causes

There are many causes of low back pain- the more common causes are muscles, nerves, bones, and ligaments.

In brief: Many Causes

There are many causes of low back pain- the more common causes are muscles, nerves, bones, and ligaments.
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
Dr. Neetu Ahluwalia
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