Misdiagnosis of Back pain
Back pain: Hidden Causes Misdiagnosed?
Causes of Back pain may include these medical conditions:
- Back or spine disorders causing back pain:
- Back strain (type of Strain) - caused by lifting or other straining of spine or back
- Disc condition
- more causes...»
Back pain: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed conditions in related areas may include:
- Nerve Disorders: serious diseases commonly undiagnosed:
- Chronic Pain Disorders -- serious medical disorders that may be undiagnosed:
- more undiagnosed conditions...»
Common Misdiagnoses and Back pain
Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps,
particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes.
However, there are also various other causes.
See causes of leg cramps or misdiagnosis of diabetes.
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of Vitamin B12 deficiency or misdiagnosis of multiple sclerosis.
Medical news summaries about misdiagnosis of Back pain:
The following medical news items
are relevant to misdiagnosis of Back pain:
General Misdiagnosis Articles
Read these general articles with an overview of misdiagnosis issues.
When checking for a misdiagnosis of Back pain
or confirming a diagnosis of Back pain,
it is useful to consider what other
medical conditions might be possible misdiagnoses or other alternative
conditions relevant to diagnosis.
These alternate diagnoses of Back pain may already have
been considered by your doctor or may need to be considered as possible
alternative diagnoses or candidates for misdiagnosis of Back pain.
For a general overview of misdiagnosis issues for all diseases,
see Overview of Misdiagnosis.
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