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Back Pain And Bruising
Unexplained bruising with pain and swelling. upper back pain, then bruising on forearm, then on stomach and now on fingers. WBC And RBC a little high.
Get further testing.: You need more than a WBC and RBC possibly. You may need blood clotting studies and testing of your liver function (which affects clotting times). Please see your doc again. Avoid any over the counter meds and supplements for now, if possible. And no drinking or recreational drugs! ...Read more
I fell off a horse yesterday and had extreme lower left back pain but no bruising and now the top layer of skin is numb so what is causing this numbness?
Nerve trauma: The numbness may be due to traumatic injury to the nerves that provide sensation to the skin, which arise from the spine. An X-ray would help exclude any traumatic fracture that may be affecting these nerves. Thankfully nerves do heal over time. ...Read more
Sickness, headaches, joint pain, back pain, nose bleeds, easy bruising, dizziness, left higher &right lower abdominal pain, tiredness,pale, weight lose.help!
Doctor can evaluate: With multiple symptoms, it is helpful when a patient writes a short diary of symptoms and brings it to her doctor to get a physical exam. For example, "sickness" means many things to different people. "Pain" needs descriptors such as Where, When it started, What makes it worse, What makes it better, ... Weight loss means telling the doctor the actual numbers. Show doctor a detailed story. ...Read more
I have a knot on my spine in the middle/ lower back with pain a sometimes bruising in line down part of spine doc won't do anything for it help?
A few light brown small bruises after deep massage for back pain. Don't have bruises anywhere else. Ok?
Sometimes back pain after lifting at work or waking up. Hurts if pushed on and now I have a vertical bruise on the right side of my lower spine.?
Evaluation: Go to your doctor to rule out herniated disk. ...Read more
I have had a bruise on my back for over 7 years that grows and shrinks with back pain I am only 24 years old, I am wanting to know what it could be?
Impossible to say: It is impossible to be specific without being able to visualize the lesion. See a primary care doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more
For 2 or 3 years now my spin has had bruising all down it and is giving of severe back pain throughout the day, I'm just 17. What could this be?
Evaluation needed: Your symptoms are persistent and severe enough to warrant an evaluation which would be best accomplished by an orthopedic specialist or at a clinic specializing in spinal disorders. Possibilities include a chronic inflammatory disorder like spondylitis, curvature, chronic low back strain, spondylolisthesis, etc. ...Read more
I am experiencing back pain (severity: severe) (side: both), dizziness and bruising (quality: bruising easily).
I have had back pain. My mom just noticed in the area where it hurts there are 3 random circular bruises that form a triangle. Should i be worried?
Not Sure: Could be coincidental that you have bruises in the area of your pain. Either way, you may want to be evaluated by your doctor to really see why you hurt. ...Read more
I have middle back pain that started to the left of my spine and the pain has spread around my side to my ribs. I also have some bruising appearing.?
Hurt Yourself?: Given the bruising it sounds like you hurt yourself somehow. If so, it could be as small as a muscle bruise or it could be a rib contusion or fracture. I would see your doctor to decide if any future treatment is needed. ...Read more
Wat shud I do explaind to doc abot middle back pain knot on spine sometime bruise down spine Bp up from pain but was told I don't rite pain med no ref.
Explain it again: Knots in the middle back are quite common and may be due to muscular spasm, sprain, poor posture, and other causes. Associated swelling may be present, but busing along the spine is unusual and should be further evaluated, if in fact it is as described in the question. ...Read more
I have right upper back pain between my shoulder blade and spine, it feels like bruising, it hurts a lot. Why?
See doctor: Commonly, upper back/shoulder blade pain can be from the neck or bursitis around the blade. Shoulder pain could be from the shoulder or referred. Common referred sources include: abdomen, heart and neck. Shoulder sources include: arthritis, labral tears, instability, tendinitis, rotator cuff tears, bursitis, painful bony spurs etc. Ribcage pain can be from rib joints. See orthopedics. ...Read more
Can jumping rope bruise my kidneys? Extreme back pain under both sides of ribs — only 100 jumps per day for about a week.
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woman following prolonged jumping over a rope. ... Assess the extent of the damage. This scan .... G. Bilateral renal artery thrombosis secondary to blunt trauma: ... ...Read more
Painful to the touch near kidneys. No previous back pain/trauma. Consistent for about a year. Kind of sore "bruise" pain when touched?
Spine not kidneys: Persistent pain or tenderness in the back near the kidneys is often due to underlying spinal issues, such as degeneration of the lumbar discs or arthritis of the spine. Pain from the kidneys themselves is usually intermittent and quite severe, whereas spinal pain tends to be more chronic and achy. ...Read more
Large bruise on back has formed large hard lump and is causing back pain. Bruise is from falling down a flight of stairs (lots of bruises, went to er)?
Hematoma: I would recommend that you should consult a physician. You probably have developed a hematoma which is a collection of blood under the skin. Large hematomas sometimes need to be evacuated surgically. While smaller ones can resolve spontaneously. ...Read more
Unexplained bruises on the back of the knees. Currently I am having a lot of lower back pain is it related to one another?
Seizures?: If they are related, I would think they would be either due to seizures leading to falls with equally concerning diagnoses being severe thrombocytopenia which could lead to spontaneous bleeding in your lower back. If you have Neurologic changes, seek care emergently. I would still get a platelet count checked. ...Read more
I have a big lump near my left hip after a huge bruise as a result of a motorbike accident. I also have quite bad lower back pain.
Get evaluated: Depending upon how long ago accident occurred, could be residual hip hematoma, or even seroma. However, would be more concerned about your back, as the pain may be secondary to a small fracture, or even a disc injury. See your doctor and uncover causation. ...Read more
I have upper middle back pain. It feels like a bruise. I was told a few weeks ago I have kidney stones an infection.
Here are some...: If you've been evaluated with detailed Hx, physical exam, and imaging studies, and reported having kidney stone, the diagnosis is correctly established. But note: the combination of intermittent pain and seeing rbc or wbc doesn't say you got infection. Next issue is when and how to handle the confirmed stone; that should be based on the stone-related clinical picture, stone size & location, and... ...Read more
Having lower back pain on right side/hip. Also, have pain in right side rib cage. Feels like I got punched or a bad bruise. What should I do?
Must rule out kidney: Have your primary md be sure you do have a kidney problem. Otherwise, heat, rest, no lifting or rotation and make sure you recheck in with primary md. ...Read more
Back pain for three days hurts to breath deep or when I turn my neck, have done nothing strenious or physical strain, bruising appeared on 2nd day?
See a doctor: Bruising without any obvious trauma is something that should be checked out by your doctor asap. ...Read more
Black and blue mark on my husbands right side of his lower abdomen he doesn't recall getting a. Bruise and this never happens
Has had lower back pain?
Consider eval: Hi, thanks for reaching out. Even with people the "bruise easily" we expect most bruising to occur in the arms/legs because in the even of trauma, we try to protect our core body from injury. Spontaneous bruising in the core/abdomen can potentially be worrisome. If it is fairly large and he has back pain, I would try to get examined by a doctor or at least speak with one soon in more detail. ...Read more
I am 43 years old, I am a woman, I have purple bruises all over my back, back pain, foggy eyes, and I am exhausted. What is wrong?
Lower back pain getting worse. Shoots down back of leg. Just noticed black bruising behind my knee, are these related, and should I be worried?
Injury, vascular : The bleeding suggest some type of trauma. Need to discuss this with your position. You could be a muscle tear, it could be a vascular issue, because even be a ruptured Baker's cyst. Your physician will have you evaluated to see what the diagnosis is ...Read more
Having a lot of back pain with it night sweats I went to th dr and my white count was 12.4 i have had random bruising dizzy spells should i b concerne?
Yes.: Not because of the blood cell count alone, but because you are still sick. What did your doctor say? If you were not given an explanation, and what to do, inc. when to be checked again, then ask. If you are not happy with what you have been told and asking for clarification still does not help, consider a second opinion. ...Read more
Very sore chest feels like a bruise.not my heart area my whole upper chest, &whole upper back. No sharp pain just a bruising feeling?
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