4th November 2019

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What are the symptoms of a back strain?

What are the symptoms of a back strain or sprain?
  • Pain that worsens with movement.
  • Muscle cramping or spasms (sudden uncontrollable muscle contractions)
  • Decreased function and/or range of motion of the joint (difficulty walking, bending forward or sideways, or standing straight)

What are the most common types of back injuries?

Two main types of back injury include: Spondylolisthesis: This is a slipping of vertebra that occurs, in most cases, at the base of the spine. Spondylolysis, which is a defect or fracture of one or both wing-shaped parts of a vertebra, result in this vertebral slipping backward, forward, or over a bone below.
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