Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Aching Back and Tender Lower Back 24 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 24 conditions that can cause Aching Back and Tender Lower Back.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Aching Back and Tender Lower Back.
  1. Acute Back Strain or Sprain
  2. Back Injury
  3. Cellulitis
  4. Chronic Back Strain or Sprain
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Aching Back and Tender Lower Back.
  1. Fibromyalgia
  2. Herniated Disk
There are 8 uncommon conditions that can cause Aching Back and Tender Lower Back.
  1. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  2. Herpes Zoster
  3. Kidney Injury
  4. Kidney Stone
  5. Osteomyelitis
  6. Sickle Cell Anemia
  7. Spinal Cord Injury
  8. Vertebral Compression Fracture
There are 10 rare conditions that can cause Aching Back and Tender Lower Back.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Bone Tumor
  3. Chondrosarcoma
  4. Cystinuria
  5. Discitis
  6. Enchondroma
  7. Hyperoxaluria
  8. Kyphosis
  9. Pathologic Bone Fracture
  10. Pyelonephritis

Last Updated: Nov 12, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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