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why constipation hurts the back

A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christopher Coller
12 years experience Family Medicine
Referred Pain: The nerves that go to your colon start in the low back. During constipation, there is extra strain on the colon. This irritation can travel along the ... Read More

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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Doctor can examine: Patients who complain of constipation usually don't say they have bad back pain that comes with it. Thus, it would be a good idea to get a primary car ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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ER/UC clinic-NOW: any abdominal pain which penetrwtes towrd the back is both suspicious and dangerous. Please have someone trasport you to the ER or uC clinic.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mansoor Jatoi
8 years experience Internal Medicine
GERD/CP: GERD and acid indigestion that refluxes into the esophagus can most definitely cause chest pain. If this is the same exact chest discomfort you had wh ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I don't know when you had your hysterectomy. If it has been quite a while, you may have abdominal adhesions which can be problematic. Additonal ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
Good ur passing gas: Constipation can cause back pain, and you need to see why you're constipated, and resolve it. You have several GI issues, and medication you're on, an ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Campbell
26 years experience Ophthalmology
See you doctor: Can't diagnose these symptoms without an exam. Please see your primary care doctor.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Pantoprazole: Pantopraxole is normally used for GERD and not for constipation. It can however, cause diarrhea, but that is not the way to cure your constipation. Fo ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
22 years experience Family Medicine
Explanation : Yes, this pain it possible related to your UTI with constipation. I hope you taking antibiotics for UTI and need to drink a lot of water. For constipa ... Read More

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