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Lumbar Spine Conditions

  • Eren O. Kuris
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Abstract

Low back pain is one of the most common patient afflictions. The economic burden of low back pain is over $100 billion annually. Symptoms often resolve over time, but definitive treatment should be tailored to the underlying pathology responsible for the low back pain.

Keywords

Low back pain Lumbar strain Disk herniation Spinal stenosis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eren O. Kuris
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  1. 1.Department of Orthopaedic SurgeryWarren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA

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