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Back spasm

Back spasm: Introduction

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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Causes of Back spasm:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Back spasm. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Back spasm: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Back spasm, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Back spasm: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Back spasm may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Back spasm

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Misdiagnosis and Back spasm

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Back spasm: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Back spasm: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Back spasm:

The list of organs typically affected by Back spasm may include, but is not limited to:

  • Back
  • Back muscles
  • Back nerves

Detailed list of causes of Back spasm

The list below shows some of the causes of Back spasm mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Back spasm?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Back spasm. Of the 7 causes of Back spasm that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Back spasm:

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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Back spasm?

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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Classifications of Back spasm:

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)

Symptoms related to Back spasm:

Spasm (2183 causes), Seizures (2418 causes), Back pain (479 causes), Back ache (66 causes), Back symptoms (1093 causes), Injury, Arthritis (224 causes), Spondylosis, Lordosis (97 causes), Tumour

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