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I'm a 29 year old female. i have had my appendix removed at the age of 15. i don't have any other health issues. lately i've been having pain in the left side of my chest. i've also had severe lower back pain that radiates to my legs. i have also had a fe

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Dr. Vance Harris
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Severe lower back pa: Not likely that the symptoms have anything to do with your appendectomy. Chest pain along with severe pain in the back should be looked at by your physician. This could be something serious so see your dr.
Dr. Alexandre De Moura
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 31 years experience
See your Dr ASAP: Chest pain should not be taken lightly and you should contact your doctor reference this asap. Regarding your low back and leg symptoms, it appears that it could be a form of sciatica. I would recommend seeing orthopedic spinal specialist for that.

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Last updated Sep 28, 2016

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