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low back pain [1 record]

Record 1 2011-07-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Symptoms (Medicine)
  • Musculoskeletal System
DEF

Pain affecting the lumbar region.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Symptômes (Médecine)
  • Appareil locomoteur (Médecine)
DEF

Douleur de la région lombaire, pouvant s'accompagner d'irradiations diverses, et notamment sciatiques (lombo-sciatique), et relevant principalement de deux ordres d'affections : vertébrales et génito-urinaires. Elle s'exprime sur un mode aigu ou chronique.

OBS

Quand cette douleur s'exprime sur un mode aigu, la lombalgie porte le nom de lumbago [...]

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Síntomas (Medicina)
  • Sistema musculoesquelético (Medicina)
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