There are many causes of back pain including injury or trauma.
Common Causes of Back Pain Include:
- Muscle Strain
- Bulging or herniated disc
- Degenerative disc disease
- Spinal stenosis
- Sciatica or pinched nerve
- Sacroiliac joint
- Facet (zygapophyseal) joint
There are also many other conditions which can contribute to back pain. These conditions are almost always treated non-surgically, resulting in a successful outcome the vast majority of the time.
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