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Back spasm: A sudden involuntary contraction of the muscles of the back. See detailed information below for a list of 7 causes of Back spasm, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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The following list of conditions have 'Back spasm' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Back spasm, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
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Medical Conditions associated with Back spasm:
Spasms (2183 causes), Back symptoms (1093 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Movement symptoms (6001 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)
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