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A 21-year-old female asked:

I woke up with a terrible bck ache in the night and its hurt for 1 1/2 days now . hurts to walk and seems swollen to me. what could this be?

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Dr. Steven Hill
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Could be other thing: This could be due to a kidney infection or other causes - if it does not resolve with anti-inflammatories, ice/heat and a little more time you should see your doctor.

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Last updated Mar 15, 2013

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