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Presentation of ANR

History of low back pain Leg symptoms never went away completely Sitting not an issue Walking makes it feel better Sharp pain in leg when bending forward

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Spondylosis

Pain asymmetrical or symmetrical Pain is localized Episodes of pain Time between episodes will decrease if not treated

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Presentation of herniated disk in lumbar

Pain on unilateral or symmetrical side Worse with flexion Mornings and evenings worse Periods of no pain

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Presentation of lumbar radiculopathy

Pain across the back Progresses down the leg Constant or intermittent Paresthesia starts suddenly Worse in certain positions or activities

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Spondylosthesis

Bain across back Painful "catching" feeling Flexion feels better than extension Getting into and out of positions is painful Feel weak Difficulty standing straight up

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Presentation of ANR

History of low back pain Leg symptoms never went away completely Sitting not an issue Walking makes it feel better Sharp pain in leg when bending forward

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Lumbar stenosis

Stiffness in back Pain goes down one or both leg Pain with walking or extension Pain gets better with sitting

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Stiffness in back Pain goes down one or both leg Pain with walking or extension Pain gets better with sitting

Lumbar stenosis

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Pain usually asymmetrical Localized pain Most cases are insidious Trauma can be the cause Ok in stationary position Extending or SB is problematic

Spondylolysis

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History of low back pain Leg symptoms never went away completely Sitting not an issue Walking makes it feel better Sharp pain in leg when bending forward

Presentation of ANR

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Pain across the back Progresses down the leg Constant or intermittent Paresthesia starts suddenly Worse in certain positions or activities

Presentation of lumbar radiculopathy

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History of low back pain Leg symptoms never went away completely Sitting not an issue Walking makes it feel better Sharp pain in leg when bending forward

Presentation of ANR

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Pain asymmetrical or symmetrical Pain is localized Episodes of pain Time between episodes will decrease if not treated

Spondylosis

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Pain on unilateral or symmetrical side Worse with flexion Mornings and evenings worse Periods of no pain

Presentation of herniated disk in lumbar

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Spondylolysis

Pain usually asymmetrical Localized pain Most cases are insidious Trauma can be the cause Ok in stationary position Extending or SB is problematic

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Bain across back Painful "catching" feeling Flexion feels better than extension Getting into and out of positions is painful Feel weak Difficulty standing straight up

Spondylosthesis