What is back pain?
Most of the people have experienced back pain at some point in their lives. Many cases of lower back pain are the result of a muscle strain.
The good news is that such back pain generally heals quickly in a few weeks or months. Depending on the causes of lower back pain can vary from person to person, so it is generally advisable to get a comprehensive back pain diagnosis from an experienced medical professional.
Most cases of acute back and/or lag pain may not require any investigations and will recover with initial treatment. Depending on the suspected diagnosis an x-ray, blood investigations and an MRI scan may be asked for.
Causes of back pain
- Pressure on nerve roots in the spine
- Herniated Disc (Slipped disc)
- Osteoporotic fractures of spine
- Tumours of the spine
- Infections in the vertebral column (including TB)
- Muscle spasm or strain
- Sciatica (usually secondary to herniated disc)
- Degenerative disc disease
- Facet arthropathy
- Spinal Stenosis
Injuries: Spine injuries such as sprains and fractures can cause either short-lived or chronic back pain. Sprains are tears in the ligaments that support the spine, and they can occur from twisting or lifting improperly.
Acquired conditions and diseases: Many medical problems can cause or contribute to back pain.
Other causes of back pain include pregnancy; kidney stones or infections; endometriosis, which is the buildup of uterine tissue in places outside the uterus; and fibromyalgia, which causes fatigue and widespread muscle pain.
Therapy of back pain treatment in Pune
Further treatment will depend on your diagnosis. Most patients are treated successfully with medication, physiotherapy, exercise, and/or activity modifications at home and work.
Back pain therapies, active physical therapy (exercise) is also necessary to rehabilitate the spine. Generally, a patient's back exercise program should encompass a combination of Stretching for back pain exercises, strengthening for back pain exercise etc.
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