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26 weeks pregnant and getting lower right back pain?

26 weeks pregnant and getting lower right back pain?

Ride it out: Try some physical therapy, talk to your OB gyn dr about tylenol (acetaminophen) for severe pain...Not much can be done while you are pregnant...If the pain persists after the delivery see you orthopaedist. ...Read more

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Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
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When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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I am 26 weeks pregnant and today i've had lower back pain that's been going round to the lower part of my stomache what could this be?

Contractions?: Could be preterm contractions, which is one of the more important things to rule out at 26 weeks. It could be musculoskeletal strain (this is a common cause of lower back pain in pregnancy), could be an early kidney infection or stone. If it persists you should see your ob/gyn early. ...Read more

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26 weeks pregnant & fell twice yesterday. I woke up with a lot of back pain should I go in?

26 weeks pregnant & fell twice yesterday. I woke up with a lot of back pain should I go in?

YES YES YES: Call your OB now, if u were my pt i would send u to the labor room to make sure everything is ok with you and the baby and to get an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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I'm 26 weeks pregnant and having agonising upper back pain it comes and goes every few mins, I've had it for about a week. Why?

I'm 26 weeks pregnant and having agonising upper back pain it comes and goes every few mins, I've had it for about a week.  Why?

Muscle strain: Pregnancy changes the normal posture and kinectics of the spine. It would seem that there is imbalance with some muscles in spasm in your back now that you are in the third trimester. Consultation with a PMR or Sports Medicine doctor for a referral to pool therapy, yoga or Physical therapy is appropriate following a complete musculoskeletal exam ...Read more

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Im six months pregnant and got lower back pain how can I get better?

See details: Unfortunately, improvement will come in about 3 months when you deliver. Rest and moist heat can help. ...Read more

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I got back pain for 2months in my lower bak betwen my bumps, dr says u get beter, doesn't want 2give xray, now i'm pregnant, stil got pain.Wht shal i do?

I got back pain for 2months in my lower bak betwen my bumps, dr says u get beter, doesn't want 2give xray, now i'm pregnant, stil got pain.Wht shal i do?

Sacroiliac joint: Pain between your "bumps"? Not sure what you mean by that. I can say that the most common reason for low back and buttock pain during pregnancy is sacroiliac joint pain. A pm;r physician can perform a sacroiliac joint injection in the office without xray (fluoroscopy) if you have clearance from your ob-gyn that injectable corticosteroid is okay. ...Read more

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I have very bad back pain in the lower back and cant get comfortable i am 5 months pregnant what can i do i cant take one more day of this.

I have very bad back pain in the lower back and cant get comfortable i am 5 months pregnant what can i do i cant take one more day of this.

Option limited: The options are limited in someone while they are pregnant. It usually has to be something noninvasive and without imaging studies. Ask your doctor to refer you to physical therapy and there are some gentle things they can try that can often help. ...Read more

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I'm 32weeks pregnant & having extreme lower back pain and can't turn properly or get up from bed.what is the cause & what can relieve the sharp pain?

This can occur with : pregnancy just due primarily to the altered proportions and loads caused by the pregnancy especially in later stages. First one should make sure that there are no other causes like a kidney infection but once this has been determined to be just back pain simple things like a pregnancy harness as well as applying heating pads can help as well as seeing a physical therapist to learn some techniques. ...Read more

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Dr. Qamar Khan
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