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A 101-year-old female asked:

I've never had a back injury, when i lie down on my back about 15 minutes later my lower back hurts,if i do not get up or roll on my side it will hurt wear its ubearbale. i've tried lying on everything and it still happens.what could be the cause?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Possibilities: This could be something other than a back issue,. Having a kidney stone can do this since the structures involved pass down along the back wall of the trunk before entering the bladder. You may want to contact your doc & see how they would help you sort this out.

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Last updated Jul 11, 2020

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