Causes Lower Back & Leg Pain While Walking Or Standing?

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Causes Lower Back & Leg Pain While Walking Or Standing?

I have leg and lower back pain after walking short distances, and I can not stand for more than 5 minutes without having back and leg pain. What could cause this?

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A number of things could cause lower back and leg pain. You'll need to see a doctor to pinpoint what is causing yours. Also, here is a page full of slideshow on various causes of back pain: 10 Causes of Low Back Pain

You should know Answers to your question are meant to provide general health information but should not replace medical advice you receive from a doctor. No answers should be viewed as a diagnosis or recommended treatment for a condition.

Answered by Karen Lee Richards