Back pain is one of the most frequent reasons for visits to doctors all over the world. According to various sources, this is a symptom, at least once in your life found in the 90% to 100% of adults. And with back problems they are the primary reasons why hospital-based care.
The pain in the back is a different story. Sometimes it's just a result of fatigue, or stretching of the muscles, and, at times, indicates a serious health condition. The pain can occur in between the fan blades on the back, on the side of the spine, to the hand and the foot. They often lead to the disruption of the movement in the spine position. Some people are "pulling", the other "the rift," the third in her "shoots". It is important to find and fix the root cause, if not, over time, the symptoms may increase, so much so that it transforms the man into an invalid.
When you take any type of disease arise from the pain in your back?
More often than not, the pain is sharp, or to be concerned about, is not more than three months. Less common are the more long-suffering, with chronic.
The most common reason is high physical loads, than non-trained individuals. He had to move the closet in the room, the floor of the house, where there is no lift, and the result the next day your back starts to "whine".
Many times, your back starts to hurt after an injury. Many times, it's just a wound, but occasionally there is more severe damage to the lumbar spine: subluxations of the vertebrae, compression of the bones. The correct diagnosis helps to establish an x-ray,ct-scan.
It is believed that it is a common cause of lower back pain — myofascial pain caused. The muscles of the back, are the areas of tension, the so — called corresponding points of the activation point. They have become the source of the pain.
The most popular form of in the diagnosis of lower back pain — osteocondrose. But a lot of doctors and modern, it raises some questions. It is believed that the osteocondrose is due to degenerative changes in the spine. However, such changes have almost all of the people, after the age of 40, however, it's a pain in the back, it is far from not having it.
If the degenerative changes happen in the betweenespinhal the disk, the outer heavy duty elastic part, and is flattened, and the soft inside starts to bulge out of the vertebra, compression of the nerve roots and the spinal cord, leading to pain. In this state it is called the the intervertebral hernia.
Poor posture, and scoliosis can also cause pain in the head.
The hospital is enough of a problem among women in the postmenopausal period. The bone tissue is destroyed, it loses density, including the vertebrae. A rare cause of pain in the back of a cancerous tumor, which squeeze the spinal cord and the nerves.
Who else has a pain in his back?
There are some risk factors if they are found to be present in your life, you will sooner or later have a higher probability of pain in the back, and you have problems with the spine:
- a sedentary lifestyle;
- the excess weight of every one:
- flat feet;
- excessive exercise;
- a frequent de-stress — it causes chronic stress of the muscles.
Many times the lower back pain from occurring, or strengthened, during the pregnancy.
In any case, it is necessary to go to a doctor?
If it's a pain in the back, a long, long time, and in any case, it's well worth a visit to the doctor, the neurologist. But some of the symptoms are worrisome, "the scream," what the visit to the doctor is necessary:
• severe pain after an injury;
• pain in the back, together with an increase in the temperature of the body;and
• incontinence of stool and urine;
• severe pain that gives it the hand, the leg, accompanied by numbness, tingling, and other unpleasant sensations;
• pain that troubles you, always, it is the same at the time of the holiday.
How to diagnose the cause of your back pain?
In the majority of cases, the doctor-neurologist, you may call the cause of the pain, after the inspection, without additional research. If the question needs to be clear, resort to the help of^
- an x-ray image,
- magnetic resonance imaging,
- electroneuromyography (to check the electrical impulses in the nerves and muscles in the ease of the electrodes,
- sometimes, it is necessary for the blood work.
One of the most simple and quick survey, which will help you assess the state of the spinal column and to detect the disease — x-ray. Usually, the snapshots are made at two levels of image, picture, and profile. To capture it, usually between 4 and 6, of the vertebrae adjacent to each other, which was supposedly the condition.
An x-ray of the spinal column, helps to reveal violations on the part of the vertebrae (the bodies, he said, and cases), intervertebral discs, and joint injuries (fractures, subluxations vertebra), congenital anomalies, bone spurs (on the proliferation of bone tissue), antibiotics, and other such changes.
How to treat lower back pain?
In the majority of cases back pain is not caused by a serious illness. A bad symptom, it can be overcome through the following:
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
- The ministry of the center.
- As a massage.
- Physical therapy.
- Many people help with the therapy and manipulative.
- With some of the pain in the back chronic to successfully deal with anti-depressants.
More often than not, the disorders that lead to pain in the back, it is capable of receiving medical treatment. For operations that use only rarely. Of course, when a number of conditions, the longer the delay to visit a doctor and get treatment, the more you grow, the changes in the spinal cord, respectively, to grow up and get a chance to be on the operating table.