Upper Left Back Pain – Main Causes, Symptoms & Treatments


The symptoms for upper left back pain will often be different depending on the cause of the pain. But the location of the pain is more or less the same irrespective of the cause. The symptoms may include both chronic and acute conditions but depends on the onset time. The main symptoms include:

  • Pain
  • Muscle stiffness, tightness, spasms
  • Tender sensation to physical touch
  • Headache
  • Neck pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Muscle fatigue
  • Morning stiffness of the back
  • Swelling, warmth or redness, etc.