Chronic Back Pain: Types of Chronic Pain Problems
Identifiable Back Pain Generator
Unidentifiable Back Pain Generator
Examples of chronic pain are: chronic back pain without a clearly determined cause, failed back surgery syndrome (continued pain after the surgery has completed healed), and fibromyalgia.
Chronic Back Pain Influences
- ongoing pain signal to the nervous system despite no tangible source of pain
- physical deconditioning due to lack of exercise
- psychological states such as depression or anxiety, etc.