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Descriptor in English: Back Pain
Descriptor in Spanish: Dolor de Espalda
Descriptor in Portuguese: Dor nas Costas
Descriptor in French: Dorsalgie
Entry term(s): Ache, Back
Aches, Back
Back Ache
Back Aches
Back Pain with Radiation
Back Pain without Radiation
Back Pains
Backache
Backaches
Pain Syndrome, Vertebrogenic
Pain Syndromes, Vertebrogenic
Pain, Back
Pains, Back
Syndrome, Vertebrogenic Pain
Syndromes, Vertebrogenic Pain
Vertebrogenic Pain Syndrome
Vertebrogenic Pain Syndromes
Tree number(s): C23.888.592.612.107
Scope note: Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.
Annotation: GEN or unspecified; "lombo-sciatique" in French texts is indexed under LOW BACK PAIN (IM) + SCIATICA (IM); for lower back pain or pain in the lumbar region, LOW BACK PAIN is available
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Online Note: use BACK PAIN to search BACKACHE 1966-92
History Note: 93; was BACKACHE 1963-92
See also the descriptors: Low Back Pain MeSH
DeCS UI: 30952
Descriptor UI: D001416
Date Established: 1993/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2017/06/20
Back Pain - Preferred
Concept UI M0002115
Scope note Acute or chronic pain located in the posterior regions of the THORAX; LUMBOSACRAL REGION; or the adjacent regions.
Preferred term Back Pain
Entry term(s) Ache, Back
Aches, Back
Back Ache
Back Aches
Back Pains
Backache
Backaches
Pain, Back
Pains, Back
Back Pain without Radiation - Narrower
Concept UI M0336343
Preferred term Back Pain without Radiation
Vertebrogenic Pain Syndrome - Narrower
Concept UI M0336344
Preferred term Vertebrogenic Pain Syndrome
Entry term(s) Pain Syndrome, Vertebrogenic
Pain Syndromes, Vertebrogenic
Syndrome, Vertebrogenic Pain
Syndromes, Vertebrogenic Pain
Vertebrogenic Pain Syndromes
Back Pain with Radiation - Narrower
Concept UI M0336342
Preferred term Back Pain with Radiation



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