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What is the main cause of lower back pain?

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Can we identify the cause of a lower back pain? What is the main symptom of causing lower back?
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replied May 15th, 2017
Hello and Welcome

I appreciate your concern

Lower back pain can be due to a number of causes

The one related to weight lifting or doing exertion activity and subsequently having pain is mostly due to a muscular sprain. It can be due to a bulging disc or spinal stenosis that may impinge upon the nerve and nerve roots causing the pain. The treatment would depend upon the cause and severity of the lower back pain.


Wishing you best of health

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