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Grabbing pain in lower back

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Schaeffer
Pain Management 32 years experience
Treatment Options: Unless there is a reason you can not take them, standard over the counter analgesics include anti-inflammatory medications such as Ibuprofen or naprox... Read More
Dr. Qamar Khan
Pain Management 18 years experience
Spine Pain Options: This pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low ... Read More

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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Kidney bleeding?: Bruising of the flank can result from internal bleeding near the kidney, which could cause pain similar to kidney stone. However, a stone itself is no... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tarek Naguib
Nephrology and Dialysis 41 years experience
No: X-ray does not show soft tissue well. So, if tumor, ct or MRI would be needed to show it. You mention that you have had a ct for stones. Usually this ... Read More
Dr. Alfred Parkhill Hand
Radiology 22 years experience
Possibly: It might, but some tumors are not visible with a non-contrast ct scan.
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
No: An x-ray of the lumbar spine would predominantly show only bone. In general, an x-ray is not a very sensitive test to detect the specific cause of ba... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Well many possibilit: Many causes are possible. You. Oils have just Kaye's wrong and pulled the back, perhaps an infection. And on and on. The best course of action is to s... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 20 years experience
Get checked: Could be a kidney, intestine , muscular related issue . If no injury and in severe pain perhaps an emergency room or urgent care visit would be approp... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Reeves
Neurology 31 years experience
Yes: If low back pain caused your walking pattern to change, that can put asymmetrical forces on the hip, knee, and ankle.... Leading to inflamed and pain... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Roberts
37 years experience
Yes and yes.: Low back pain can be associated with nerve root irritation, that can cause abnormal muscle tone, and even abnormal muscle contractions. However, it i... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Yes: it is probably related but check with your doctor who knows all of your history and can give you the best answer,
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Henry Jacobs
Obstetrics and Gynecology 67 years experience
Get checked: Usually the uterus, tubes and ovaries are removed at age 61 if no cancer was found lymph gland probably not related other illnesses can produce lymp... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Premenstrual pain: PMS Tx: NSAID’s, SSRI’s, hormone meds, OTC meds containing diuretics, warm bath, heating pad, exercise & acupuncture are excellent for PMS. Avoid... Read More
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