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Sacroiliac joint (SIJ) disorders

The sacroiliac joints are the two joints at the back of the pelvis that connect the pelvic bones. Sacroiliac joint dysfunction is a term that implies the joints have become painful. There are many different names for this and theses may include sacroiliac joint syndrome, sacroiliac joint dysfunction and sacroiliac joint inflammation.


Most people with sacroiliac pain will complain of pain in the low back, buttock or upper leg region. Depending on how intense the pain is, standing, walking or running can produce pain. The causes of sacroiliac pain and dysfunction include trauma, infection, pregnancy and conditions such as spondyloarthropathies. This condition can also be acquired after surgery.


The treatment for sacroiliac pain will depend on the cause and the intensity of the pain. Chiropractic and physiotherapist treatment are useful in sacroiliac pain recovery.

Causes of low back pain

The following conditions are common causes of low back pain.