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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Weingarden
37 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
It May: Severe constipation can cause buttock ; back pain. But the reverse is also true. Some back pain medications can cause constipation. Also, diseases ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Will Moorehead
51 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Nerve irritation: Buttock pain that radiates down a leg most likely is the result of a nerve irritation. It may be secondary to a herniated disc, foraminal stenosis or ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Evans
42 years experience in Neurology
A pinched nerve: A pinched nerve or compressed nerve root (l3/4 is possible). Alternatively, msucle spasm and pain from facet joints can cause similar pain.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
30 years experience in Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Possible but?: Can be, but this is controversial and hard to confirm and the bulges can frequently be asymptomatic.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Willner
34 years experience in Neurology
Can be: But the most common reason for constipation is the use of pain medications or other things like seizure medicines for nerve pain which cause constipat ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Compression neuritis: get examined with emphasis on the pelvis and lumbosacral spine. You may need anti inflammatory medicine and an MRI of the lS spine.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
A lot of things: Pain in this area can be caused by many things. You will need to see your doctor. He/she will take a good history of your pain, ie its location, is it ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience in Internal Medicine
See a GI ; GYN: And get checked for ibs, ibd / inflammatory bowel disease, intestinal infection, polyps, uterine fibroids etc.Best wishes! http://www.m.webmd.com/a-t ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience in Pathology
Hemorrhoids likely.: This is likely due to hemorrhoids. The history strongly suggest it, since pain is after a bowel movement, and likely associated with straining. It c ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Anything's possible: ...but you may want to consider alternative cause for the symptoms you mentioned. Evaluation is indicated.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
U may have IBS: Irritable bowel syndrome is a very common diagnosis, more so in female, but happens more and more these days. If you have blood in stool and/or wt los ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ayo Adu
Dr. Ayo Adu answered
13 years experience in Sports Medicine
Possible: A urine test at your physician's office can easily detect this. Then, you'll be prescribed an appropriate antibiotic for a few days that should clear ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Constipation can definitely cause regional pain, including back pain. Mag citrate can be very effective for constipation. If your symptoms persist a ... Read More
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A 84-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Yes it can: It is one of many bowel & renal causes. All other causes should b ruled out first, including side effects of some drugs. I am excluding intrinsic bac ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
29 years experience in Pediatrics
Constipation: Please treat constipation effectively and all these problems may disappear
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: The bowels are located throughout the abdominal cavity and constipation can cause pain in different areas often referred to the pelvis and or back.
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A 36-year-old female asked:
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Multiple problems: sounds too many things . will need proper history and examination. please see your doctor
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Yepuri
19 years experience in Gastroenterology
Could be: Could also be diverticulitis. Seek evaluation for persistent or worsening symptoms.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mitzi Johnson
35 years experience in Integrative Medicine
Possibly Referred: Yes. This is one of the areas that can have referred pain from the irritated gut.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Feliz
30 years experience in Pain Management
Pooping and pain: When defecating or straining, you increase your internal abdominal and pelvic pressure/force. That force, is then transmitted to the tissues, muscle ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Don't know: I don't know, but your OB MD will know if you call and/or see him/her.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need ob/gyn: You need to see an ob/gyn in person for this - this is not something you can do online Even if you do not have insurance - you need to get this evalua ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marion Mcfarland
46 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Injury: Could be from overuse of your lower body, also could be a spinal disc problem or an inflammatory condition such as on of the arthritis types such as a ... Read More
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