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Learn why X-rays, CT scans, and MRIs may not find the cause of your low back pain.
Spinal X-rays are pictures of the spine. They may be taken to find injuries or diseases that affect the discs or joints in your spine. These problems may include spinal fractures, infections, dislocations, tumors, bone spurs, or disc disease. Spinal X-rays are also done to check the curve of your spine ( scoliosis) or...