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Back Problems and Injuries - Check Your Symptoms

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If you have any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.

  • Back pain with flank pain and urinary problems: Go to the topic Urinary Problems, Age 12 and Older.
  • Bleeding: Go to the topic Cuts.
  • Pregnant and a back problem not caused by an injury: Go to the topic Pregnancy-Related Problems.

Do you have leg weakness?

Do you have a urinary or bowel problem after an injury?

Do you have numbness or tingling in the genital area, buttocks, leg, or foot?

Do you have back pain or tenderness?

Did you have a tailbone (coccyx) injury?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

If you have any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.


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Last Updated: May 23, 2013
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