Back Pain Tingling
Tingling is a kind of burning sensation and partial numbness. There is a decreased sensation on the skin during tingling and numbness. Tingling or numbness or burning sensation can lead to any kind of sensory nerve disease or nerve damage or injury. It may occur due to physical injury or a medical condition like multiple sclerosis.
Causes of Back Pain and Tingling
Tingling is a common problem in back pain patients. It can radiate lower back or upper back area.
The primary causes of back pain and tingling are:
- Compression of the spine
- Arthritis of the spine
- Herniated disc
- Lack of oxygen in the spine and surrounding areas
Treatment for Back Pain Tingling
The tingling in the back can be treated with the help of physical therapy, medications and proper rest. Wearing back braces which are comfortable can help in resting the back.
The back pain and tingling sensation in the back has to be taken care immediately. The condition may need immediate medical care according to the symptoms.
Upper Back Pain Weakness and Tingling of Arms
Upper back pain can occur as a result of tingling sensation in the back. The tingling can radiate to upper back area as a result of spinal compression or muscle tension. It can be treated by taking non steroidal anti – inflammatory medications and physical therapy.
A surgery might be needed based on the intensity of the situation. It is advisable to try the effective conservative treatment options before going for a upper back surgery.