Low Back Pain along Your Spine
w/o radiation into Your Legs

This question is trying to determine which part of your spine is causing the pain. 

  

  

  

  

  

Is your
low back pain...

Tender along the bones on 1 or both sides of your spine?

Pain and tenderness along 1 or both
sides of your spine may indicate
facet joint arthritis. 

Tender along the bones in the center of your spine?

Pain and tenderness that is focused
along the midline of your lumbar spine
may be related to degenerative discs
or a vertebral fracture.


  


  

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