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What Causes Low Back Pain

The order of the most likely causes is as follows for low back pain in this clinic.

If you have similar symptoms, the disease may be the cause.

The blogs below are categorized by disease and list some patient cases.

Please select the applicable disease name for reference.

Causes of Low back pain

  • Myofascial・Low back pain
    • Caused by muscle fatigue due to sports and overuse
    • Muscle strain(Pull a muscle)
    • Lumbar sprain
    • The low back is stiff and It has pain in the low back and buttocks.
    • There are no neurological symptoms such as lower limb numbness and muscle weakness.
    • It can’t confirm the abnormality of the low back by X-ray.
  • Acute low back pain(Lumbar sprain)
    • Repeating the same posture and movement puts a strain on the lower back muscles and causes pain in the same area.
    • Chronically heavy low back
    • It happens when making a sudden movement.
  • (Lumbar spinal) Spinal canal stenosis
    • Low back pain
    • Pain/numbness in the buttocks and legs
    • Easy to get worse when walking
    • Bending forward relieves pain
    • Urination / defecation disorders
  • Lumbar spondylolisthesis / slip disease
    • Low back pain
    • Pain/sweetbread from the buttocks to the legs
    • Rather than when walking, it gets worse due to posture such as twisting and leaning forward.
  • Lumbar disc herniated
    • Lumbar and buttocks pain
    • Numbness in the legs, dull pain
    • It’s hard to put power on legs
    • Pain is likely to occur in the same posture
  • Autonomic imbalance
    • headache
    • Malaise
    • Stiff of shoulders and back
    • Low back pain
    • Dizziness
    • Tinnitus
    • Nobose
    • Cold limbs
    • Insomnia
    • Palpitations
    • Constipation
    • Diarrhea
    • Frequent urination
    • Sweating
  • Parkinson’s disease
    • Low back pain
    • Stiff shoulder
    • Shivering limbs (when not moving)
    • Muscle stiffness
    • Slow movement
    • Expressionless
    • It is difficult for legs to come out when walking
    • Constipation
    • Frequent urination
    • Forgetfulness
    • Olfactory disorder
    • Insomnia
    • Decreased activity
  • Fibromyalgia
    • It hurts when you press hard on the neck, shoulders, elbows, hips, buttocks, knees, etc. (pressure pain point)
    • Muscle stiffness
    • Muscle weakness
    • Palpitations
    • headache
    • Joint pain
    • Low-grade fever
    • Fatigue
    • Night sweats
    • Raynaud’s phenomenon (poor blood circulation in limbs)
    • Insomnia
    • Anxiety
    • Decreased attention