A 35-year-old female asked:
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i have a very sharp throbbing pain in my left back. what is this?

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Dr. Bahman Omrani
16 years experience Pain Management
Back pain : Sharp throbbing one sided back pain (dorsal spine) is most likely from muscle spasm or musculoligamentous sprain. However, this is just one possibility out of many, some of which could be serious. Your doctor would need more information than provided in order to be able to help you.
Answered on Aug 19, 2013
Dr. Brian Le
Dr. Brian Le answered
16 years experience Pain Management
Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement ... If your pain persists, seek help from a health care provider. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation.
Answered on Aug 14, 2013

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