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sharp pain in middle left back

A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Roberto Feliz
31 years experience Pain Management
Middle left: There are many causes of one sided back pain: localized muscle strain with spasm, facet joint irritation/inflammation is your most likely cause. The ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milroy Samuel
24 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Several things: Any history of any cardiac issues? If not it could be a simple strain. Go see your doctor.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
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Muscular pain: Given the duration of symptoms, your age, and the condition, I would think of it being a muscular type of pain that is probably due to spasm of the mu ... Read More
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Dr. Dora Chizea
48 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Postural ... strain: 22 y/o Female says Sitting down in car and felt a sudden sharp prickling pain in my left middle back and right lower chest. last for a few seconds and ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Must be examined: call for an appointment.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Faustino
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Spams: You probably right as back aches are usually muscle spasms sometimes the can signify kidney problems so see a doctor if symptoms persist.
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Muscle pain.: Muscle contractions is probably the cause . Take otc pain medication , apply warm compresses to the area 3 times a day for 15 minutes. If it persist g ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
Pinched Nerve/Muscle: Most times back pain that is sudden onset will resolve. He should use anti-inflammatory meds like ibuprofen, aleve around the clock and even tylenol ( ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aj Rastogi
18 years experience Pain Management
Depends...: Can definitely be due to a lot of issues - can be something as simple as strained muscles to a disc herniation. Recommend discussing with your pcp ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Wong
21 years experience Emergency Medicine
Could be: Kidney stone, urinary tract infection, pitched nerve among others.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Moran
19 years experience Pain Management
Many things : Think pulled muscle, kidneys, bladder , bulging disc. Probably muscle strain. I would rest, try antiinflammatories, heat. If that doesn't work, try ... Read More

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