If your child has back pain, parents should immediately consult with a doctor to determine the cause of the pain and prescribe a treatment. The pain can be a signal about how a small injury and the beginning of the development of hazardous violations.
A lot of factors that can cause discomfort and pain in the back. The cause can be muscle cramps, fracture, tension, or disease of the musculoskeletal apparatus. Each of these factors is accompanied by a number of symptoms.
Unpleasant and wrong posture of the child when watching TV, playing on the computer, or sitting at the Table leads to a curvature of the spine, scoliosis, or. The first signs of pathology are:
In time, children appear:
Scoliosis is also accompanied by the following signs:
Due to the curvature of the spine in children and adolescents often is a violation of the work of many internal organs, including the lungs and heart. This means that it is difficult to breath. It also occurs in the circulatory system.
Older to treat scoliosis much more difficult, so parents should be accompanied by, or held your child from an early age. It is recommended to teach the younger member of the family not at home simply gymnastic exercises. Can't hurt, and regular gentle massage.
Scoliosis is more common in girls aged 10-14 years, in the period of active puberty.
The cause of back pain in children can be:
Such problems are often experienced by children in the sport of the load. The probability of injury is high and in the process of moving the game, when the child is careless while driving on the Bike or falling off a swing.
The clinical picture depends on the degree of damage caused. Cure the violation within the home, it is absolutely impossible, if the child:
These symptoms evidence of dangerous damage to the spine, so you need to call your doctor. If you suspect a fracture of the spine may not move the child until the paramedics arrived.
Inflammation of the spine one of the spinal nerves, causing sciatica. The disease is seen in people with advanced age. There is a children's and sciatica, as a result of infectious diseases:
Sciatica is manifested by pain in the lumbar region, and often these unpleasant sensations, which are felt in the legs. It is not excluded, and the feeling of tingling or numbness.
Signs for the development of sciatica:
As scoliosis, sciatica, can't be cured by traditional methods. It will require the assistance of specialised experts, who will determine the program of the effective treatment.
Complex degenerative disorders occurring in the spine, which leads to the development of osteoarthritis. This disease often shows as a result of other violations. In children, the pathology is rare. Dangerous changes in the body can be due to lack of treatment.
Clinical manifestations of the disease:
Osteochondrosis causes problems in the functioning of the blood vessels and nerve endings, resulting from poor circulation.
Doctors noticed that lower back pain occurs in children, as a consequence of some diseases or pathological States, including:
Among other causes of back pain are:
If you have had pain in the back of the child, the task of the parents to assess the situation and take the necessary measures. They need to make the diagnosis, and for this you need:
In order to understand what is going on with the child will help the following professionals:
Doctors pore over medical records, conduct a thorough examination of the child. On the basis of the results, the doctor prescribes the necessary research. This can be a blood test, x-ray or CT scan. Then the doctor prescribes medications or procedures. In complex cases, it may require surgery.
To relieve the pain or relieve the discomfort, you need to:
To the spine of the child was healthy, you must always respect the following rules:
Back pain in children is a frequent occurrence and danger. To prevent side effects and complications, if you have any pain in the spine, it is better to seek help and if necessary take the full course of treatment.