Question:

Is lower back pain common?

Las afecciones que causan dolor de espalda baja

Casi todo el mundo sufre de dolor lumbar en algún momento en la vida? Dolor de espalda baja puede ser causada por levantar algo pesado de manera abusiva. Hay ciertas condiciones que causan dolor de espalda baja, dolor de espalda y que puede ser crónica, a menos que la causa puede ser detectado y reparado.

Hernia de disco: Cuando discos comienzan a degenerar o debilitar, ya sea de una condición o por levantar algo de forma inadecuada, las protuberancias del cartílago y se puede empujar hacia el espacio con la médula espinal o una raíz nerviosa. La presión del disco herniado presión sobre la columna vertebral o la raíz nerviosa causa el dolor. Una hernia de disco también puede ser denominado como un disco herniado, que sobresale del disco o disco roto.

Ciática: Esta es una condición causada por una hernia de disco que presiona el nervio ciático. El nervio ciático es el nervio que recorre la columna vertebral con la pelvis. Lleva fibras nerviosas de la pierna. El dolor asociado con la ciática es similar al shock o ardor dolor lumbar. El dolor puede irradiar a través de las nalgas hacia abajo la pierna en la rodilla y por debajo.

Osteoporosis: La osteoporosis es una enfermedad de los huesos. Se produce una disminución progresiva de la densidad ósea y la fuerza. Los huesos se vuelven frágiles y porosos. Se rompen con facilidad en una caída, especialmente los huesos de la columna vertebral y las caderas.

Otros problemas de espalda que pueden causar dolor de espalda son la escoliosis (columna curvas a un lado), cifosis (curva superior de la espalda está severamente redondeada), lordosis (anormalmente acentuado arco en la espalda baja), de vuelta de extensión (en la columna se dobla hacia atrás) y flexión (columna se inclina hacia delante).

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