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Pain on left side of back wrapping around to front
A 31-year-old female asked:
Terrible pain left side of back under back ribs that radiates to the front but mostly the back & left side. could it be pancreatitis or spleen issues routine blood work 2 wks ago clear. how to tell the difference between muscular & serious issue?
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
Symptoms from pancreas or stomach is often associated with nausea & vomit. Muscular problem is usually precipitated or exacerbated with movement, ... Read More
Reviewed Oct 28, 2022
Dr. Silviu Pasniciucanswered
Internal Medicine 29 years experience
Physical exam and detailed history usually guide in further selection of imaging tests that may or may not be diagnostic. Majority of cases have a mus... Read More
Answered Oct 30, 2022
A 54-year-old female asked:
Had total colorectal removal 10 yrs ago. last 9 months been anaemic with pain left side of abdomen which goes through my hip and lower back, front leg?
Dr. Rebecca Gliksmananswered
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Left hip/ leg pain: Follow up with doctor this week. Would consider CT of abdomen/pelvis to ensure no cancer, check renal function as that can cause anemia as well. Did y... Read More
3.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgleyanswered
General Practice 53 years experience
Kidneys?: The region you describe is the left kidney. If were a kidney stone you would likely have commented on a very intense pain. Fever and feeling sick wo... Read More
5.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Dr. Victor Bonuelanswered
Internal Medicine 40 years experience
Likely muscle pain: But get checked for kidney problems and arthritis . Hope u feel better!
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 17-year-old female asked:
Sharp pain, left side of back, mid section. pain is getting worse. no paineds taken yet. could it be a pinched nerve?
Dr. Paul Grinanswered
Pain Management 38 years experience
Nerve Impingement: can be caused by nerve being sandwiched between two spinal bones in the neck area. It can cause muscle spasm and pain in the neck. This condition must... Read More
2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 24-year-old male asked:
Slight pain left side of back below rib cage spreading up to shoulders worse when standing and active deep breathing makes me cough and feels cold?
Dr. Ron Jonesanswered
Family Medicine 47 years experience
Tough: How long has problem occurred ? Could be many causes. Early shingles, spasms between ribs, irritation at rib/cartilage junction, something going on... Read More
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 70-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Henninganswered
Anesthesiology 52 years experience
Possibilities..: "stabbing" pain sounds pretty severe. So, my threshold for asking you to see an md is low. That said, structures around/near the area you describe ar... Read More
5.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncampanswered
Wound care 27 years experience
More info: There are many things that can give you those symptoms. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make... Read More
793 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 28-year-old female asked:
Upper chest pain left side and back. short of breath walking and layin. been to er many times as well as gp. no one seems concerned what could it be?
Dr. Vijay Iyeranswered
Cardiology 28 years experience
Needs work up: The symptoms if persistent needs work up specifically with a chest xray and an echocardiogram.
2.3k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 35-year-old female asked:
After eating, i experience left side abdominal pain, left side back pain, and severe headches. any ideas of the cause?
Dr. Rachel Wagneranswered
Family Medicine 22 years experience
Common Stomache Pain: The most common causes of stomach pain in otherwise healthy adults are not usually serious. You should see your doctor for further testing if you hav... Read More
1.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 42-year-old male asked:
Pressure in chest. quick sharp shooting pain left side of chest. pressure in back. no vomiting/nausea. no sweating. no sharyness of breath.
Dr. Ira Friedlanderanswered
Cardiac Electrophysiology 44 years experience
Most likely: musculoskeletal. Cardiac pain is usually dull and aching like a tooth ache. Sharp pain is usually muscles and bones.
657 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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