Medical News Today: Lower back pain and vaginal discharge: What to know

Lower back pain and vaginal discharge are common on their own. When they occur together, this can point to specific medical issues. In this article, learn about seven possible causes of both lower back pain and vaginal discharge. We also describe risk factors, diagnostic methods, and treatment options.
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ConclusionPatients with treatment-resistant nonspecific back pain have greater MSI values than controls, especially if the former have received spinal surgery. However, excessive laxity, translation and MSV are not more prevalent in these patients. Thus, MSI should be investigated as a pain mechanism and for its possible value as a prognostic factor and/or target for treatment in larger patient populations.Graphical abstract These slides can be retrieved under Electronic Supplementary Material.
Source: European Spine Journal - Category: Orthopaedics Source Type: research
Navigating Through New Guidelines for Acute Nonspecific Low Back Pain: The Role of Nonpharmacologic Therapies
Source: Peerview CME/CE Video Podcast - Internal Medicine International - Category: Internal Medicine Authors: Tags: Science, Medicine Source Type: video
Authors: Iwakiri K, Sotoyama M, Takahashi M, Liu X, Koda S, Ichikawa K Abstract Many care workers at elderly care facilities in Japan suffer occupational low back pain (LBP) despite the utilization of welfare equipment. When introducing welfare equipment such as hoists and sliding boards, education on appropriate care methods using welfare equipment is usually conducted, but the effect of education diminishes with time. This intervention study aimed to examine the effect of re-education on appropriate care methods using welfare equipment on the prevention of care workers' LBP at an elderly care facility. At the int...
Source: Industrial Health - Category: Occupational Health Tags: Ind Health Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS:   In participants reporting HxLBP, TrA thickness modulations were lower and both tabletop and seated thickness modulations were able to distinguish reported HxLBP status. These findings suggest that TrA muscle function may be altered by HxLBP. PMID: 29912568 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Athletic Training - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: J Athl Train Source Type: research
BACK pain could be caused by your diet plan, it ’s been revealed. This is why your morning coffee could be causing your lower back pain.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
(Natural News) Lower back pain is a common ailment. In the U.K., it is the leading cause of disability and is responsible for more than one in 10 of all serious health complaints. Common treatments for lower back pain include prescription painkillers or surgery. Sometimes, patients are advised to simply take a rest. However, studies...
Source: NaturalNews.com - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
AbstractPurposeComputed tomography (CT)-guided periradicular infiltration therapy has emerged as an effective treatment option for patients with low back pain. Concern about radiation exposure requires approaches allowing significant dose reduction. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the need for iterative reconstruction software in CT-guided periradicular infiltration therapy with an ultra-low-dose protocol.Materials and methodsOne hundred patients underwent CT-guided periradicular infiltration therapy of the lumbar spine using an ultra-low-dose protocol with adaptive iterative dose reduction 3D (AIDR 3D) for image ...
Source: La Radiologia Medica - Category: Radiology Source Type: research
Conclusion: The results from our study corroborate that implementing of FID is a good alternative treatment for patient chronic low back pain due to BD This technique contributes to improving a better living situation for the patients given the correct indications.
Source: Journal of Craniovertebral Junction and Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Source Type: research
Conclusion: Our study awakens a strong presumption about the relationship between emergence of MC after lumbar discectomy.
Source: Journal of Craniovertebral Junction and Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Source Type: research
Nonspecific lower back pain (LBP) has been a major public health problem in western countries since the second half of the 20  t h century. The trend has expanded to non-western countries, and LBP is currently a significant cause of disability in the working population.
Source: International Journal of Surgery - Category: Surgery Authors: Tags: Original Research Source Type: research
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