Symptoms of Back Pain

Back pain incorporates a variety of symptoms, from a mild ache to chronic disabling pain. Common symptoms include:

  • Persistent dull ache
  • Sudden, sharp or shooting pain
  • Burning sensation
  • Stiffness
  • Difficulty bending, walking or standing
  • Numbness
  • Pain or numbness that radiates into the buttock and leg
  • Soreness to the touch