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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pain In The Back (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more


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Compressed a sneeze now have chest and back pain why?

Compressed a sneeze now have chest and back pain why?

Could be a muscular: The sneeze movement and pressure, while trying to hold it in could have caused a mild muscle strain that could then lead to spasm. Light massage and time should help. ...Read more

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What causes sudden chest and back pain when sneezing ?

What causes sudden chest and back pain when sneezing ?

Inflammation: A lot of the time there is inflammation of the chest wall and this may be termed costochondritis. Once your symptoms improve the pain should go away. You may take some over the counter Motrin for relief. ...Read more

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What are the causes of chest and back pain when sneezing?

What are the causes of chest and back pain when sneezing?

Depends on your age: Generally at young age you are not expected to have any pain. As you get older and tissues are not as strong will cause pain, sneezing, such as cough the produces a lot of force within the chest cavity, and within the spine. This produces stress on the ribs or back and causes pain, with osteoporosis. However the most common cause of back pain is bulging disc which is pushed out more. ...Read more

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What to do if I have back pain when i sneeze and cough! :(?

What to do if I have back pain when i sneeze and cough! :(?

Tell your doctor: Thats a start. Might want to get some x-rays. (broken rib, disc problem, etc). ...Read more

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I sneezed and immediately felt sharp upper right back pain. Now whenever i move or laugh i get sharp back pain. It's a little swollen. What happened?

I sneezed and immediately felt sharp upper right back pain. Now whenever i move or laugh i get sharp back pain. It's a little swollen. What happened?

Muscle spasm: The sneeze caused acute muscle spasm and the nerves between the ribs causes it to radiate. It is possible you disrupted the junction of the rib and its cartilage. Either way, give it time. It will get better. ...Read more

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What could be causing very sharp chest, shoulder, and back pain whenever i sneeze or cough?

What could be causing very sharp chest, shoulder, and back pain whenever i sneeze or cough?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Scs Apr l5s1 back&sciatica leg.succes.sneezed 5 days ago&back pain again 9/10barely stand or hold my weight,lying eleviates pain&pressure?any advice?

Scs Apr l5s1 back&sciatica leg.succes.sneezed 5 days ago&back pain again 9/10barely stand or hold my weight,lying eleviates pain&pressure?any advice?

Get seen: If i'm understanding what you wrote, you have a spinal cord stimulator due to sciatica? If so and now you have severe symptoms you first need to see your pain doctor ASAP to check the SCS for any problems. You may need imaging to look for a new herniated disc. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more