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Why am i having so much back pain? Is there something wrong with my kidneys?


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replied November 9th, 2010
Urinary and Bladder Disorders Answer A17040
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Welcome to the forum. The commonest causes of chronic low back pain are lumbar strain, nerve irritation, bone and joint conditions (arthritis), osteoporosis, lumbar radiculopathy, narrowing or stenosis of the spinal cord cavity or referred pain from kidneys.

Even bad posture can lead to low back pain. It is extremely difficult to find out the cause without detailed information. You need to visit your local doctor or an orthopaedic doctor who will examine you and request a few tests like an MRI Scan of the lower back to diagnose the problem. The treatment will depend on the cause of the pain.


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