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can severe constipation causs hip back and groin pain?

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Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
25 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Constipation can definitely cause regional pain, including back pain. Mag citrate can be very effective for constipation. If your symptoms persist after treating your constipation, see a physician for further evaluation.
Answered on Jul 29, 2018
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