Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral) 11 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 11 conditions that can cause Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral).

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Back Injury
  2. Chronic Back Strain or Sprain
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Herniated Disk
  2. Sciatica
  3. Spinal Subluxation
There is 1 uncommon condition that can cause Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Back Pain with Radiculopathy
There are 5 rare conditions that can cause Chronic Back Pain and Leg Weakness (unilateral).
  1. Dissecting Thoracic Aneurysm
  2. Epidural Compression Syndrome
  3. Epidural Hematoma
  4. Spinal Cord Tumor
  5. Spinal Stenosis

Last Updated: Aug 18, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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