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Strained lower back, popping sound on lifting something heavy. Taken advil, hot water bath. Cure?

Hello. A week ago i strained my lower back , it was quite painfull , i took advil and rested in hot tub all weekend on monday all was good at work. Today i picked up a ladder and felt a pop In my lower back . There was pain but not as much as last time I now have noticed a click in that spot when i lift my right leg forward To waist level with knee bent down...
Asked On : Mon, 11 Feb 2013
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The click that you have noticed could be due to crackling of a joint which is a harmless finding. If it is associated with any pain then it needs to be examined and investigated to rule out any bone injury.
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Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Wed, 13 Feb 2013
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