A 22-year-old female asked about a 59-year-old male:
dad has pain in left lower back. says it's back pain, muscle feels tense around his rib cage. but the pain is not always there. is it his kidneys?
1 doctor answer • 3 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 23 years experience
See below: Back pain is one symptom felt by somebody who has kidney stone or mass but musculoskeletal pain is a more common cause of back pain, especially with muscle spasms. Have his dr examine him to get accurate diagnosis and proper treatment. Take care.
Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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