Which neurological syndromes are associated with low back pain (LBP)?

Updated: Aug 22, 2018
  • Author: Jasvinder Chawla, MD, MBA; Chief Editor: Stephen A Berman, MD, PhD, MBA  more...
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Answer

See the list below:

  • Neurological syndromes

    • Myelopathy from intrinsic or extrinsic processes

    • Lumbosacral plexopathy, especially from diabetes

    • Neuropathy, including the inflammatory demyelinating type (ie, Guillain-Barré syndrome)

    • Mononeuropathy, including causalgia

    • Myopathy, including inflammatory and metabolic causes

    • Dystonia, truncal or generalized central pain syndrome


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