Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain

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What is Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain?

Chronic back pain is measured by duration — pain that persists for more than 3 months is considered chronic. It is often progressive and the cause can be difficult to determine.

What is it like to have Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain?

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

What do patients take to treat Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain and its symptoms?

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Who has Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 275patients have this condition
  • 5new patients joined this month
  • 177say Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 32
30s 56
40s 60
50s 56
60s 36
70+ 9

Gender

Distribution of females vs. males

52% Females
48% Males
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 22
20-29 years 26
30-39 years 26
40-49 years 13
50-59 years 13
60-69 years 2
70+ years 0

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 93
Not Diagnosed 61

These charts show data from Chronic Idiopathic Back Pain patients who have completed their condition history
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