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lower spine is sore to the touch

A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alok Agrawal
33 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Unlikely kidney: Kidney is in the mid back area. Unlikely to be kidney. Please talk to your doctor.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Maureen Ziboh
25 years experience Family Medicine
Could be HSV: It could be Herpes, Shingles, Arthritis
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harinder Gill
38 years experience Cardiology
Back pain: You likely have a disc herniation , chronology is problematic going forward ;see a practitioner for appropriate exam diagnosis and management
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Difficult to tell: for sure, but it could be pilonidal cyst abscess. Show it to your doctor, because sometimes it requires antibiotics or even surgical drainage.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laurence Fox
Specializes in Family Medicine
See Doctor: Recurrent non specific flu like symptoms can be the sign of underlying problem. If can be sign of festering localized infection or pathology. See do ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vic Kalman
34 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
See Your Doctor: A "bump" which is sore and getting bigger needs to be evaluated. It is most likley a skin infection but the fact that it is tender and getting bigger ... Read More
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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Douglas Linville II
29 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pain to touch: This is usually the sign of a bruise, spasm, or tendinitis. Pain to the touch is not likely nerve related. If the pain is between the spine and your s ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Tough question: I'm not sure what this is without examination, so see a local doctor when 1 of these lumps comes about. There was some postings recently about Ehlers- ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Your age is needed: When you say "thickness" around the spine I assume you are talking about the musculature in your neck. To answer your question it would be helpful to ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Infected cyst??: Sounds like you might have had a sebaceous cyst which got infected, hence it is harder and tender now. These are benign swellings in the skin occurrin ... Read More

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