Up to 85 percent of all people experience lumbago once in their life. The acute back pain is usually harmless and heals by itself. However, lumbago can also be a symptom of a serious illness. So start treatment as early as possible ! Our experienced doctors will accompany you at all our locations.
Colloquially known as lumbago, the terms lumbago, acute lumbar syndrome, or acute lumbalgia refer to sudden onset pain in the lower back. This is usually caused by acute muscle tension that irritates the nerves of the spine.
The following points must be fulfilled for a diagnosis of lumbago:
Typical triggers of lumbago are:
Good to know: Lumbago does not always occur immediately after the trigger, but can also show up hours or days later.
You can recognise lumbago by the following typical symptoms:
The comprehensive therapy of lumbago includes the following measures:
For Avi Medical, prevention is also an important component in the treatment of lumbalgia. This includes: