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A wide variety of low back problems can cause pain and other symptoms, such as stiffness, weakness or numbness. The most common conditions that cause low back pain include:
There are many more possible causes of lower back pain: the above summarizes the most common causes. It is important to note that many types of low back pain actually have no identifiable cause; but this doesn’t mean that the pain is not real and the patient’s pain still needs to be treated.
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