This is neck pain which is made better by moving or positioning the neck and head in to a comfortable position. This is caused by wear affecting the joints or discs of the neck leading to muscle spasm.
This is pain affecting a certain part (dermatome) of the arm and can be associated with pins and needles or numbness. This is caused directly as a result of pressure of a specific nerve due to a disc prolapse in the neck.
This is pain which affects the muscles around the middle part of the spine. This is mainly caused by poor muscle imbalance and fatigue to due to poor posture but can also be caused by wear affecting the joints and discs of the thoracic spine.
This is back pain which can commonly span the middle part of the upper back to the top of the hips. This is caused by muscle spasms and trigger point pain which can be related to poor posture, core muscle weakness or wear affecting the joints and discs of the lumbar spine.
This is pain on the side of the lower back at the top the pelvic bone and can sometimes be on both sides of the spine. This can be caused by a tear in the disc with or without an associated disc prolapse of the lumbar spine.
This is pain at the top of the buttock which can sometimes extend to the back of the thigh. This is mainly caused by a disc bulge or prolapse causing pressure on specific nerves (L5 or S1) in the lumbar spine.
This is a very painful condition affecting a certain part (dermatome) of the leg and can be associated with pins and needles or numbness. This is caused directly as a result of pressure of a specific nerve due to a disc prolapse in the back.
This is pain affecting the tail bone of the spine known as the coccyx. This is mainly related to an injury (trauma), although in some circumstances can also be related to inflammation or tumours. Is common after pregnancy and delivery.
This can be painless or painful. This due to damage affecting the nerves which supply the foot resulting in an inability to actively lift the foot up. This can be caused by a disc prolapse and can sometimes be permanent.
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