Lower back pain and leg

Back pain may be limited to the lumbar-sacral division (lumbodynia) or radiate into the legs (sciatica). When acute intense lower back pain also used the term “lumbago” (lumbar backache). Traditionally, back pain was defined as “sciatica”, however the irritation or compression of spinalroots (radiculopathy) is a cause of pain in no more than 5% of…