A 18-year-old female asked:
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can constipation cause pelvic pain and lower back pain?

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Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: The bowels are located throughout the abdominal cavity and constipation can cause pain in different areas often referred to the pelvis and or back.
Answered on Jul 29, 2020
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