Backache is the most common complaint of the patients who seek medical help in Pain Clinic. Many people in the world suffer from chronic pain in the lower part of the spine.
The pain in the lower part of the back is the most frequent reason of loss of labour capacity. Fortunately the backache often decreases or disappears at rest. If the pain does not decrease, the patient should consult a doctor for conservative and invasive treatment. Surgical treatment is used quite rarely.
Pain in the lower back means that the pain is localized between the lower line of the ribs and the lower line of the buttocks. Very often pain, the cause of which is in the lower back, radiating into the leg, sometimes reaching a foot. The pain may increase when you are leaning forward or, on the contrary, straightening, when sitting or walking, turning over in bed. Often, the pain is aggravating by sneezing, coughing.