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A 44-year-old female asked:

Why do i have pain in my lower right side of my back?

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Dr. George Valdez
Specializes in Family Medicine
Get checked: It's hard to say without examining. The kidneys are in that area, but need evaluation to get a better idea.
Dr. Neil Ellis
14 years experience
Difficult to say: Pain in the low back on either side could be due to a variety of things from muscles, joints nerves and problems with your internal organs. It is worth getting evaluated to make sure it is nothing serious.

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