What are the causes of lumbar radiculopathy?

Lumbar radiculopathy. There are many treatments for lumbar radiculopathy like heat pads, accupuncture, chiropractic therapy, exercise, massage, medications, injections. .. Please see a pain management doctor for evaluation. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment.
Causes. Typically either stenosis (a narrowing in your spine), or a disc bulge or herniation, pinching a nerve.
Several. Lumbar radiculopathy is most commonly caused by a herniated disc. Other causes are spinal stenosis, degenerative scoliosis, infection and trauma. Check out spine-health. Com.
Anything that can. Compress a spinal nerve or several of them: fracture, disc herniation, tumor, infection, a cyst, degenerative hypertrophic (overgrowth) changes, spinal stenosis, a hematoma or blood clot, a spinal deformity or instability.
Pinching. It is usually related to some form of "pinching" often from a disc problem or a bone spur.