One of the musculoskeletal symptoms that are common and can be chronic or acute is lower back pain. The pain can be the cause of many disorders and diseases that have an effect on the lumbar spine. Pain of the lower back often times also has the symptom of sciatica, which is a pain that involves one’s sciatic nerve and the pain is felt in ones buttocks, lower back, and/or even the back of one’s thighs.

See also Sciatica.

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