Imaging test for lower-back pain

When you need them — and when you don't

Imaging test for lower-back pain

By Consumer Reports Published at December 13, 2017 Views 2,146 Comments 2

Back pain can be excruciating. So it seems that getting an X-ray, CT scan, or MRI to find the cause would be a good idea. But that’s usually not the case, at least at first. Here’s why.

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