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Various Back Pain Causes from Top to Bottom

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Various Back Pain Causes from Top to Bottom:

Lower Back Pain (Lumbago), Middle and Thoracic Back Pain, Upper, Cervical and Neck Pain.

 

back pain areas from top to bottom

 

Back pain is being faced by many people irrespective of age, because of this problem, people are unable to sit comfortably and lead a happy life. There are umpteen reasons for the cause of back pain, but the most common cause pertained to discs are disc injury and degenerative disc. Due to degenerative disc, the water content is lost severely and results in reduction of gap between the two vertebrae. When you face this problem, it pricks your nerves every second and cause severe pain. Most importantly, this does not allow you to focus on any work.Also, when people are prone to disc injury, the disc will swell and rupture the other discs and cause acute pain.

Backache is being faced by many people irrespective of age, because of this problem, people are unable to sit comfortably and lead a happy life. There are umpteen reasons for the cause of back pain, but the most common cause pertained to discs are disc injury and degenerative disc. Due to degenerative disc, the water content is lost severely and results in reduction of gap between the two vertebrae. When you face this problem, it pricks your nerves every second and cause severe pain. Most importantly, this does not allow you to focus on any work. Also, when people are prone to disc injury, the disc will swell and rupture the other discs and cause acute pain. Ideally, degenerative disc is less painful compared to the disc injury. In disc injury, the disc gets swollen during day time and get back to normal condition during night times. Generally, the ruptured discs get chronic due to leakage of the nucleus populous, a sticky substance.

Upper Back Pain Causes

Even though upper backache is not a very common back problem, it can cause substantial inconvenience and sharp pain when it does happen. In upper back pain, it is essential to start from the anatomy of the illnesses.

The most common causes of upper back pain are muscular irritation (myofascial pain) and joint dysfunction. Also there many other causes of that: abuse, muscles strain or injury, ligaments, poor posture, problems with vertebral discs that support your spine or myofascial pain.

As the pain in the upper back is related to large muscles in the shoulder area, best therapy programs will consist of different kind of stretching and exercises. Best medical specialist appropriate to see for treatment of upper back pain would be osteopathic physician, a physical therapist, rehabilitation physician, or a chiropractor.

Middle Back Pain Causes

Compared to all the back pains, the mid back pain is more severe and is caused by sitting in the wrong posture or by sitting at one place for hours together. Moreover, sitting on a non-ergonomic chair can also result in this pain. Alongside, stress, tension, anxiety and mental pain could be a few reasons for the cause of this mid back pain. Ideally, the root cause for the back pain is due to emotional imbalance.

If you feel pain while bending down or up, twisting your back, then it could be due to slipped disc or joint problem in your spine. Furthermore, this problem could also be due to muscle pull in the spine. The common back pain is caused in people is muscle pain. You can feel this pain while lifting hefty weights. When you feel acute pain in the chest or mid area, then it could be a rib fracture. The cause of this pain might be due to accidental injury or prolonged osteoporosis. Generally, in osteoporosis, the bones become weak and fragile and results in pain. Moreover, infections in the kidney can also be another reason for mid back pain. The symptoms of kidney infection is that, you will feel the discomfort and acute pain while passing urine.

In addition, another cause of back pain would be due to stomach ulcer. The pain starts when you consume something. Indeed, doing arduous workouts can also take a toll on the back muscles and cause back pain. Ideally, back is quite important to lead a healthy life. So, you need to take proper care while doing exercises and should add essential nutrients in your diet to stay healthy.

 

Lower (Lumbar Area) Back Pain Causes

Over-abuse spinal muscle, strains, ligament strain, and injuries are common cause of pain and stiffness in lower back. But, this aching mostly goes away after a several hours or days. Moving a heavy item, too sharp turns, or a wrong movement can cause lower back pain through the muscles or ligaments stretch.

Others causes of chronic pain include:

  • 1. Spinal discs tear and Spondylolisthesis.
  • 2. Backbone fractures triggered by osteoporosis (brittle bones)
  • 3. Vertebral stenosis. A thinning of the spine space around the vertebral cord can set pressure on spinal nerves. The narrowing is mostly caused by backbone spurs that have established as a result of osteoarthritis.
  • 4. Scoliosis. An extremely unusual curving of the patient’s spine can cause acute back pain.
  • 5. Degenerative arthritis or osteoarthritis of the back can later become more sharp pain in the lumbar, and may finally cause sciatica.

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