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Common Spine and Disk Problems - VHL HealthSheet #84809_VA
The most common back problems occur when disks tear, bulge or rupture. This can lead to pain, stiffness, and other symptoms.
Understanding Low Back Pain - VHL HealthSheet #41574_VA
Most people have low back pain now and then. Chronic low back pain can affect all parts of your life.
Possible Causes of Low Back or Leg Pain - VHL HealthSheet #84749_VA
The symptoms in your back or leg may be due to pressure on a nerve. This pressure may be caused by a damaged disk or by abnormal bone growth.
Understanding Lumbar Radiculopathy - VHL HealthSheet #85891_VA
Lumbar radiculopathy is irritation or inflammation of a nerve root in the low back. It causes symptoms that spread out from the back down one or both legs.
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