A 53-year-old female asked:
started 2 days ago - sporadic, sudden burning on back even if just sitting, severe like on fire but not painful - not like normal hot flashes.
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Many possibilities: Considering the symptoms you describe, there are a number of possibilities that could be causing your back pain, which could include muscle strain/sprain, nerve impingement, shingles, etc. It is best for you to be examined by a doctor to determine the specific cause. Best wishes.
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Family Medicine 29 years experience
See doctor : Severe burning sounds like a type of severe pain to me. That is not normal. You should be seen by a doctor for a good physical exam.
3855 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Oct 9, 2017
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