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I would like to know what is the meaning of "Lumbago" in English and what is the correct translation in Spanish?
I saw this term in a list of ethnobotanic uses.
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Meaning of Lumbago
Low back pain or lumbago (/lʌmˈbeɪɡoʊ/) is a common disorder involving the muscles and bones of the back. It affects about 40% of people at some point in their lives. Low back pain (often abbreviated as LBP) may be classified by duration as acute (pain lasting less than 6 weeks), sub-chronic (6 to 12 weeks), or chronic (more than 12 weeks). The condition may be further classified by the underlying cause as either mechanical, non-mechanical, or referred pain. - See link

 

Lumbago in Spanish is Lumbalgia
La lumbalgia o lumbago es un término para el dolor de espalda baja, en la zona lumbar, causado por un síndrome músculo-esquelético, es decir, trastornos relacionados con las vértebras lumbares y las estructuras de los tejidos blandos como músculos, ligamentos, nervios y discos intervertebrales.1 Es importante un buen diagnóstico, descartando infección, cáncer, osteoporosis o lesiones que requieran cirugía, antes de comenzar el tratamiento para la lumbalgia inespecífica. - See link

 

More information about Lumbago in other websites
Definition of Lumbago in a medical dictionary (Thefreedictionary) - See link.
See the definition of Lumbago in the Oxford dictionaries - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for the term Lumbago - See link.
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