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20 Apr 2006

lower back pain
After standing to long i find it difficult to sit down without pain in the lower back or sitting to long it is again difficult to stand up without the same pain in the lower back. Constant pain in my lower back. The constant pain occur's between 6cm and 20 cm from the bottom of my spine
Walking at the Zoo causes lower back pain as well and find it again difficult to sit down. Only after a few minute i can relax.
Feels like at the very end of the spine it is stiff and difficult to bend. I am a man of 42 years old.
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Healthy Bones
Healthy Bones

01 Jan 0001

Dear ma in pain
It sounds as if you have degenerative (wear and tear) changes in your spine. However, this can only be confirmed with x-rays and after you have had a full examination done by your doctor as he needs to exclude other causes ( e.g. rheumatoid arthritis etc.).
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