Possible Causes for Lumbar Radiculopathy in USA

  • 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…[1]

  • 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,…[2]

  • 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…[3]

  • Neurosarcoidosis
  • 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…[4]

  • Leptomeningeal Metastasis

    The spread of malignancies to the central nervous system may either result in a single leptomeningeal metastasis, multiple secondary tumors or parenchymal brain lesions. The former are located in the subarachnoid space and primarily affect pia mater and arachnoid mater, but may exert local mass effects and…[5]

  • Sarcoma

    Sarcoma is a group of rare cancers that affect the soft tissues that support, surround, and connect organs and body structures. Tissues affected by sarcomas include muscles, blood vessels, fats, tendons, and ligaments. Sarcomas can virtually develop in any part of the human body. Patients with sarcoma will…[6]

  • Multiple Myeloma

    Multiple myeloma is a neoplastic disorder characterized by clonal proliferation of malignant plasma cells in the bone marrow. 93% of patients will have more than one pathological fracture and/or bone lesion. 70% of patients will have bone pain. Bleeding can occur because of thrombocytopenia and even more rarely from…[7]

  • Hematoma

    Hematomas are accumulations of extravasated blood that may occur in different sites of the body due to trauma or coagulation disorders. Hematomas present as hard, solid and painful lumps or swellings under the skin. The overlying skin is often bruised and discoloured with ecchymosis as a common presentation.…[8]

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  1. Bone Tumor, Symptoma
  2. Systemic Scleroderma, Symptoma
  3. Herpes Zoster, Symptoma
  4. Extruded Intervertebral Disc, Symptoma
  5. Leptomeningeal Metastasis, Symptoma
  6. Sarcoma, Symptoma
  7. Multiple Myeloma, Symptoma
  8. Hematoma, Symptoma