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Back pain symptoms can range in intensity from mild to severe. Learn the signs to watch for.

Symptoms

Get the facts on the aches and pains that signal back problems.

Sciatica can cause pain in the lower back and the legs. Learn more.

One of the main causes of back pain, whether acute or chronic, is low back strain.

Nighttime back pain is a special type of lower back pain that could indicate a serious problem with your spine.

Nighttime back pain is a special type of lower back pain that could indicate a serious problem with your spine.

Complications

This syndrome may require emergency surgery to avoid permanent damage to bowel and bladder control or even paralysis.

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