Intense pain in lower spine

Patient

Q: I was in the Army for 4 years and it caused back pain, recently within the last couple weeks i noticed a more specific pain in my lower spine. It is a constant pain throughout my lower back, but in this certain spot it can get very intense, sometimes making it painful to breath, should i go in to get it looked at?

Symptoms:  High discomfort in all positions; moderate to severe pain constantly and sometimes intense pain in a specific spot on my lower spine.
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