What Are Causes Of Severe Lower Back Pain When Trying To Stand Up

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What Are Causes Of Severe Lower Back Pain When Trying To Stand Up

What causes severe back pain on trying to stand up?

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Low Back Pain when arising from sitting to standing is usually caused by a problem effect the posterior column of the lumbar spine such as arthritis, fracture, stenosis, spondylolithesis, and more. It could also be caused by nerve impingement or sciatica, or a number of other conditions. Only a trip to the doctor for a proper examination can give you the correct diagnosis for your pain.

Here are some links on back pain that you might find useful:

Sciatica -; An Overview

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