lumbar pain


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Noun1.lumbar pain - backache affecting the lumbar region or lower back; can be caused by muscle strain or arthritis or vascular insufficiency or a ruptured intervertebral disc
backache - an ache localized in the back
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Reliability of McKenzie classification of patients with cervical or lumbar pain. J Manipulative Physiol Ther 2005;28(2):122-7.
The lumbar pain associated with a radicular syndrome constitutes over 50% of the cases with this kind of pain.
Case report: post-traumatic thoracolumbar pseudomeningocoele--an unusual cause of upper lumbar pain. Clin Radiol.
Lumbar pain is one of the most common health problems of today and the most frequent cause of temporary inability to work.
The mass was 12 cm in diameter and it caused right lumbar pain. The generally accepted rule is to treat asymptomatic, hormonally inactive myelomas smaller than 6 cm conservatively, whereas to surgically remove symptomatic or complicating myelomas larger than 6 cm in diameter (6).
In several studies (Ahmed et al., 2014; Franca et al., 2012; Koumantakis at al., 2005), the authors reported a decrease between 1.4 and 5.9 in VAS scores of lumbar pain by applying the conventional exercise programs.
A 52-year-old male patient presented with a 4-day history of upper lumbar pain, with radiating pain over the medial aspect of both thighs.
Nevertheless, the subject continued to have invalidating lumbar pain and persisting neuropathic pain along L5 dermatome on the right side.
The patient was not treated with bisphosphonate agents or anti-RANKL antibodies, as he had tooth pain, and his lumbar pain was mild.