A 38-year-old female asked:
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what does back pain feel like if you have cancer? i have had mri didn't show any mass or tumors

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Hope non cancer: There are many causes of back pain , not just cancer like arthritis, herniated disc presessing on nerves or spinal cord , muscle spasam etc , your doctor ordered MRI to find the cause, good news , it is not due to tumor. Some times pet scan will be ordered to reconfirm.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
Dr. Clifford Gevirtz
39 years experience Anesthesiology
Constant: Constant that is not influenced by position of the legs. Usually described as biting or sharp; not electric or shooting.
Answered on Jan 11, 2018
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