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what could be the reason for a sharp pain on the left side under the rib cage and radiates torward left leg and lower back?

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Dr. Andrew Germanovich
12 years experience Pain Management
A herniated disk: In the lumbar spine can give you this kind of pain by pressing on the nerves that go to your side and to your leg. Best thing for you to do is see a pain physician for a history, physical exam, imaging and a treatment plan.
Answered on Dec 5, 2017
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