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Williamston, Michigan
A 46-year-old female asked:

What pathology could mimic a pain that goes from my back to my side to my abdomen on l in a belt type fashion and would it show in general blood work?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Depends: If the pain is limited to one side of the body, you may be getting shingles. If it is a chronic issue and affecting both sides, then an in-person history, physical and blood tests may be needed to resolve the question.

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Last updated Jul 25, 2014

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