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Fast Fact: Chronic Back Pain


Chronic spine-related back problems are typically caused by either a mechanical disorder or inflammatory condition of the spine. Common mechanical disorders of the spine include: Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD), Herniated Disc, Scoliosis, Spinal Stenosis, Spondylolisthesis, and Vertebral Compression Fracture (VCF). Common inflammatory conditions of the spine include: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Arthritis, and Osteoporosis.

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