I'm sure many have heard of the medical term "lumbago," but what does it mean, not everybody knows.So science is called acute pain.In common parlance, they say that "lumbago back."
pain is so strong, sometimes unbearable, shooting, burning, and the name that came up with the appropriate - cross.
causes of lumbago back
main cause of acute low back pain is the infringement or the damage of the nerve roots in the lumbar or sacral spine.Therefore, lumbago can be caused by:
- displacement of the vertebrae with pinching of the nerve roots;
- traumatic damage;
- hernia (protrusion) of the spine;
- infectious diseases;
When a backache, pain is localized to the left or to the right (along the nerves).It can provoke:
- sedentary or high physical activity;
- diseases of the spine (such as scoliosis, or curvature of the other);
- injury, fall;
- aggravation of chronic diseases of the spine nature.
To accurately establish the causes lumbago need to seek help from a doctor
What if the back lumbago?
back pain occurs suddenly, suddenly.It cuts the shoots.Loins burns so that it is impossible to turn around.To stop the pinching of the nerve endings in the body "triggered" a defense mechanism.There is a muscle spasm in the lumbar vertebrae for immobility.
condition so painful that the person can not move.Sometimes you need help.
If there is a pinched sciatic nerve roots, the pain can give even the toes.
seizure duration may be from a few minutes up to 2 weeks.If the chamber does not allow even a little straighten, responds excruciating pain, you should call a doctor.
doctor usually introduces anti-inflammatory and analgesic drug intramuscularly.The pain is a little weaker, a person can get to bed.Generally, in such cases requiring hospitalization.When admitted to the hospital for any reason impossible, the main key to recovery is a quiet home.
must comply with bed rest, even if the condition has improved.Under the influence of painkillers may come a false sense of full recovery.Failure to load the back can cause the next chamber.
to treat lumbago back used nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (diclofenac, Nise and so on. D.), Ointments (Viprosal, Nurofen).To strengthen the nervous tissue appointed B vitamins
Use warming ointments and tools can only be subacute period.At the time of lumbago warm waist is strictly prohibited.
lumbago If the acute phase has passed, you can use folk remedies:
- garlic mashed into mush, attach to the affected area;
- paste of black radish impose on the lower back;
- excellent result gives the Russian bath;
- tense need to pour salt in the bag, attach to the sore spot.
If within 2 weeks there is no improvement, the pain increases, it is necessary to see a neurologist.Usually appointed by X-ray and magnetic resonance imaging.