Among one of the most frequent back suffering, lumbago is a pain located in the lower part, in the lumbar vertebra area. The cause is often mechanical, but it may also be provoked inflammatory or intestinally.
There are three types of lumbago:
The acute lumbago is from afar it’s the most common; it only lasts for less than a month. Popular knowledge wrongly names it a cricked back.
With duration between one and three months, interspersed with time of respite, it’s a subacute lumbago.
Lastly, a lumbago that lasts more than 3 months, appearing repeatedly or progressively is called a chronic lumbago.