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I have savear back pain and savear depession could the 2 be linked?

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Dr. David Rosenfeld
Pain Management
7 doctors agree

In brief: Go hand in hand

Pain and depression often go hand in hand.

In brief: Go hand in hand

Pain and depression often go hand in hand.
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Dr. Michio Abe
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Sure

Severe back pain, unrelieved, can cause depression.
Severe depression can manifest as physical pain. Proinflammatory cytokines are thought to be factors in the cause of pain in depression. Fibromyalgia is a condition that can be associated with back pain and depression.

In brief: Sure

Severe back pain, unrelieved, can cause depression.
Severe depression can manifest as physical pain. Proinflammatory cytokines are thought to be factors in the cause of pain in depression. Fibromyalgia is a condition that can be associated with back pain and depression.
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