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Back sprain

Back sprain: Introduction

Back sprain: Damage to ligaments in the back. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Back sprain is available below.

Symptoms of Back sprain

Treatments for Back sprain

  • Rest, ice, compression, elevation, pain medication if needed, once pain has subsided gradually introduce light stretching movement to provide circulation to the affected muscle tissue
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Back sprain?

Back sprain: Related Patient Stories

Alternative Treatments for Back sprain

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Back sprain may include:

Causes of Back sprain

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Back sprain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Back sprain

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Back sprain: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Back sprain

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Back sprain: Animations

Prognosis for Back sprain

Prognosis for Back sprain: Most cases resolve without problems as long as the toe is rested sufficiently to allow healing. The healing process can take weeks in milder cases and months in more severe cases but proper healing is important in preventing repeated injuries and complications.

Research about Back sprain

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Back sprain: Broader Related Topics

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