What is paraspinal muscle spasm?

Spine muscle pains. Pain and tenderness in the large muscles near the spine are common with many forms of arthritis, strain, or injury.
Paraspinal spasm. It is when the muscles on either side of your spine become really tight. It can cause pain.

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What is loss of normal lumbar lordosis paraspinal muscle spasm?

Lumbar lordosis. Lumbar lordosis is a normal inward curve of our lower spine. Our natural spinal curvature functions as a cushioning effect during movement. When the muscles that lie along the sides of the spine become tense with spasm, they pull the spine straighter than usual. This results in discomfort. Read more...