Back pain and similar musculoskeletal disorders are the most common reason for sick leave in this country - and should not be underestimated. Because: While the complaints are usually harmless in nature, in some cases they can indicate serious illnesses and thus require immediate action. So start treating your back pain as early as possible. We at Avi Medical can help you with this at all our locations.
Back pain is an umbrella term for complaints in the entire spinal area. The clinical picture is divided into the following four factors:
The diagnosis "back pain" is extremely individual and depends solely on the subjective perception of the patient. It can therefore also be present if no objectively recognisable, pathological cause fortissue damage in the area of the spine can be identified medically. The only decisive factor is the statement and pain assessment of the person affected.
Up to 85 percent of all cases of back pain are non-specific in nature. They thus have no recognisable pathological triggers. Specific back pain, on the other hand, is often triggered by the following disorders :
The typical back pain symptom is pain in the spine that causes suffering. However, these can be very different. Possible are:
Our experienced doctors are at your side with numerous medical measures for the comprehensive therapy of your back pain.
The first important step is a comprehensive medical history and diagnosis. This should identify potentially dangerous underlying diseases and prevent the disorder from becoming chronic.
If there is a reasonable suspicion of a serious underlying disease, the diagnosis includes laboratory diagnostics or referral for an X-ray or MRI.
This first step is usually followed by symptomatic therapy. This includes: