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Back Pain In The Middle Of My Back Sharp
Multiple etiologies: The middle of the back is not a common place for disc disease, which is more common in the neck and the lower back. Depending on your age and your other medical problems, the pain could be a muscle spasm (eg from exercising), pain radiating from other places (e.g. Abdomen in case of pancreatitis), trauma to the back, compression fractures (e.g. In osteoporosis), and cancer with bone metatasis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Below: Difficult to answer as to the etiology of the pain without the advantage of a medical exam. There are many possibilities, many minor, some more serious. Guessing at the cause without an exam is not something that should be done. ...Read more
I have lower back pain in the middle of my hip in the lumbar area. The pain ranges from moderate to sharp pain from at random times throughout the day?
See pain specialist: Your pain can come from a number of different reasons that can only be determined by a thorough history and physical examination. It may be musculoskeletal in nature but can also be GI or genitourinary related. ...Read more
have sharp back pain from my tailbone to the middle of my back. heavy backpack. R there pain remedies I can do myself vs someone giving me a massage?
Heavy: Heavy backpack needs to be lightened. Pain is your body waving a red flag. OTC analgesics, heat and massage will take the edge off, but will not cure your problem. Sore back is signal the heavy load is doing damage, which may become permanent. If lightening the load does not resolve your problem, see GP for examination. Don't blow this off. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What to do, sharp back pain when I move/breathe deep? It's in the middle of my back, sort of my upper back but not too high.
Muscle spasm: try alternating ice and heat if pain persists with breath see your doctor ...Read more
Many solutions: Not clear what the question is. Pain sounds muscular and anti-inflammatory meds may help. Many solutions available for back pain. Get a general "back pain" book and study the condition, apply heat, exercise strong and regularly. Unlikely you will ever need a surgical procedure for this but if you do, go see a local neurosurgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Water exercise: After seeing your physician, start a plan of water walking, chest deep water, for thirty minutes thrice weekly. It should help within two week or less. ...Read more