50 Possible Causes for Lumbar Radiculopathy in USA

  • Lumbar Radiculopathy

    Lumbar radiculopathy is a condition, characterized by pain in the lower back region due to nerve compression. … Various methods are adopted for treating lumbar radiculopathy depending on the underlying etiology. … Lumbar radiculopathy can also stem from infections or tumor.[1]

  • Radiculopathy

    Lumbar radiculopathy, commonly known as sciatica, presents as numbness, tingling and muscle weakness in the lower back radiating all the way down to one or both the legs and … Lumbar radiculopathy, on the other hand, is mostly caused by degenerative conditions such as lumbar spinal stenosis or herniated disc. … Lumbar radiculopathy occurs mostly due to a structural problem like a herniated disc. [2]

  • Synovial Cyst

    Limb joint cysts can cause low back pain and lumbar radiculopathy whereas lumbar zygaphophyseal joint cysts are linked to degenerative changes. … Although usually benign, synovial cysts in the spine have been associated with lumbar radiculopathy (nerve root disease) in several cases, causing nerve root compression and … Synovial cysts of the spine have been associated with low back pain and lumbar radiculopathy (disease of the nerve roots) in many  cases.[3]

  • Lumbar Strain

    ., lumbar disc herniation, lumbar radiculopathy or lumbar spinal stenosis. … Intervertebral foramina harbor their dorsal root ganglia and any lesion occurring in this area may provoke lumbar radiculopathy.[4]

  • Sciatica

    When sciatica is caused by compression of a dorsal nerve root (radix), it is considered a lumbar radiculopathy (or radiculitis when accompanied with an inflammatory response[5]

  • Lumbar Disk Herniation
    Lumbar Radiculopathy Sacral Radiculopathy
  • Bone Tumor

    Bone tumors may be malignant or benign. The age of onset, as well as prognosis, markedly depend on the underlying subtype. Benign bone tumors are generally asymptomatic, whereas progressive bone pain at the site of the lesion, accompanied by swelling and typically occurring during the night or at rest, is…[6]

  • Systemic Scleroderma

    Systemic scleroderma is a connective tissue disorder, which affects the skin, vessels and organs such as the heart, digestive tract or lungs. Systemic scleroderma is a condition that affects a multitude of organs and can therefore lead to the onset of various symptoms. The extent of the symptomatology,…[7]

  • Herpes Zoster

    Herpes zoster is a condition characterized by development of skin rash with blisters. It is a viral disease that promotes development of rash only on one side of the body. Pain is the preliminary sign of herpes zoster. Few days later, skin rashes develop only on one side of the body affecting one or more skin…[8]

  • Extruded Intervertebral Disc

    A spinal disc herniation (prolapsus disci intervertebralis, herniated nucleus pulposus, prolapsed disk, ruptured intervertebral disk) is a condition affecting the spine and is defined as a rupture of the fibrocartilaginous annulus fibrosus of an intervertebral disk, associated with the release of the central gelatinous…[9]

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  1. Lumbar Radiculopathy, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  2. Radiculopathy, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  3. Synovial Cyst, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  4. Lumbar Strain, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  5. Sciatica, https://en.wikipedia.org/wi…
  6. Bone Tumor, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  7. Systemic Scleroderma, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  8. Herpes Zoster, https://www.symptoma.com/en…
  9. Extruded Intervertebral Disc, https://www.symptoma.com/en…