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Dr. Qamar Khan
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Sciatica (Definition)

A condition that results in pain, weakness, numbness, or tingling in the leg. It results from injury to or pressure on the sciatic nerve, which starts in the lower spine and runs down the ...Read more


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I've had a sinus infection for over a week, now dizzy, nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, low back pain and upper abdominal pain!?!?!

I've had a sinus infection for over a week, now dizzy, nausea/vomiting, diarrhea, low back pain and upper abdominal pain!?!?!

Moe than sinuses: It sounds like some thing else is going on. It could be C Diff from antibiotics are some other process. Call your physician. ...Read more

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What can cause lower abdominal pain, swelling and sciatica pain?

What can cause lower abdominal pain, swelling and sciatica pain?

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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Can acute lower back pain be caused by your organs? Is this rare? Would you have stomach or abdominal pain as well as low back pain?

Can acute lower back pain be caused by your organs? Is this rare? Would you have stomach or abdominal pain as well as low back pain?

Yes many organs can.: ...Refer pain 2 ur back. Some examples r ulcers gallbladder, kidneys, liver, pancreas, colon so there are many things 2 rule out. Some can give u only back pain, or both stomach ; back symptoms. ...Read more

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Causes of severe daily nausea not relieved by zofran, (ondansetron) abdominal pain, low appetite, and low back pain for over a week. High TSH cause these symptoms?

Causes of severe daily nausea not relieved by zofran, (ondansetron) abdominal pain, low appetite, and low back pain for over a week. High TSH cause these symptoms?

Go to doctor now: Please do not delay further. Listen to your body. Time to get checked out. Could be wide range of issues - pregnancy, reflux, appendix, gallbladder, pancreas, intestinal problems. I would suggest ER if you cannot be seen by your primary doctor today. ...Read more

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Pcos take metformin and Duphaston from day 14 to 24 of period I have bad low back pain and left side abdominal pain and yellow discharge what is cause?

Pcos take metformin and Duphaston from day 14 to 24 of period I have bad low back pain and left side abdominal pain and yellow discharge what is cause?

Pain and discharge: Most likely causes are cystic ovary or pelvic infection. With those symptoms you should see the gyn promptly. ...Read more

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Will my siatica cause me to have abdominal pain as well?

Will my siatica cause me to have abdominal pain as well?

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back or abdominal area. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more

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Upper left abdominal pain. Is this my uc or something else? Also just recovered from a sciatica strain if that's a factor.

Upper left abdominal pain. Is this my uc or something else? Also just recovered from a sciatica strain if that's a factor.

LUQ anatomy: Anatomically, the left upper quadrant (luq) of abdomen includes: spleen, pancreatic tail, stomach, descending duodenum, splenic flexure of the colon, associated vessels. Don't forget the diaphragm, heart, and lower chest are pretty close by. The abdominal musculature, ribs, and skin can all contribute as well to localizing luq pain. Maybe uc, but doubt it's sciatica. ...Read more

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I have a blood clot in. Right leg. Lower back pain on. Right side, sciatica on right and lower abdominal pain with chills when I utinate?

I have a blood clot in. Right leg. Lower back pain on. Right side, sciatica on right and lower abdominal pain with chills when I utinate?

Symptoms: I don't see a precise question. The abdominal pain and chills on urination sound like a urinary tract infection. You shoule be on a 'blood thinner' for the blood clot and a repeat ultrasound should be done in a week or so. Other pain sounds unrelated. ...Read more

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One week of low back pain with abdominal pain every other night. Who do I see?

Start with your: Doctor as this could be from any number of reasons. Your doctor can evaluate you and treat iir order additional testing and make any specialist referrals if indicated. ...Read more

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Been having low back pain on the left side and low abdominal pain on the left side this has been consistent should I worry about this.?

Diverticulitis?: If you are having any associated symptoms, like constipation or fever, this may indicate a problem with your colon. Ther are many other causes of pain in the back and in the lower abdomen however. You would need an examination from a physician to better diagnose your symptoms. ...Read more

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Low back pain and abdominal pain, cramps. What up?

Low back pain and abdominal pain, cramps. What up?

Bladder/pelvic cong.: Urin. Bladder infection, pelvic inflmmatory disease in females, stones in the ureters, chronic constipation, lumbar radiculopathy endometriosis in femlaes, proatate infection in males, diverticulitis - an inflammatory condition from weakened walls of intestine leading to outpochings called diverticula, adhesions from previous surgical scars, cancers from pelvic organs, and abdominal organs. ...Read more

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I am experiencing low back pain and abdominal pain (worsened by: after meal) (severity: mild) (side: left lower, right lower).

I am experiencing low back pain and abdominal pain (worsened by: after meal) (severity: mild) (side: left lower, right lower).

Need medical exam: Many problems can cause back and belly pain- from constipation and menses up to urinary infections and appendicitis. You need to be seen by your primary doctor or an urgent care physician. Medical problems can get worse with time, so don't delay! ...Read more

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I have had severe abdominal pain after meals that lasts about 10-20 min. I also have mild low back pain. Should I seek medical attention?

Yes: You likely have a problem with your gall bladder or an ulcer. You should be evaluated to make sure it is not severe. Often dietary changes can help: avoiding fatty, greasy, spicy foods. ...Read more

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29 weeks pregnent feelin belly hardened (over 20 times during day) with low back pain &abdominal pain sometimes should I be worried is it contractions?

29 weeks pregnent feelin belly hardened (over 20 times during day) with low back pain &abdominal pain sometimes should I be worried is it contractions?

See your OB: You should discuss with your OB doctor. It could be Braxton Hicks contractions which are ok, but could also be signs of possible preterm labor. Hydrate, rest if you can, and try not to have sex till checked out by your doctor ...Read more

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My husband is 61. Having blood in urine several times a week, low back pain, abdominal pain. He is afraid to go to doctor. I'm concerned about cancer.

My husband is 61. Having blood in urine several times a week, low back pain, abdominal pain. He is afraid to go to doctor. I'm concerned about cancer.

Blood In Urine: Blood in urine is unusual for men. The cause can range from kidney stones to infection to possibly more serious problems. He should go to his primary care physician for further evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, abdominal pain left lower and low back pain 5 days. Doctor said constipation but have normal bowel movement.

I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, abdominal pain left lower and low back pain 5 days. Doctor said constipation but have normal bowel movement.

Exam: Go to urgent care for full history and exam. Urinalysis to look for stones/infection. Full exam focused abdominal exam. Obtain a gastroenterology consult for further workup if indicated. If pain is worsening go to ER for stat labs and possible CT scan to rule out stones, hernia, diverticular disease, vascular disease, and other pathology. ...Read more

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Nausea abdominal pain lightly bleed after sex foul smelling dark urine low back pain for two weeks. No UTI. Not pregnant. Concerning?

Nausea abdominal pain lightly bleed after sex foul smelling dark urine low back pain for two weeks. No UTI. Not pregnant. Concerning?

See a doctor ASAP: This could be one of several things, but in order to diagnose you would need to be seen and examined, your urine tested in the lab and possibly undergo some imaging studies. Go see you family doctor and get evaluated quickly. Hope this clears up soon. ...Read more

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Experiencing low back pain, low abdominal pain, and swollen inguinal lymph nodes. Had an ultra sound done, fluid was found in my pelvis. Fatigued?

Experiencing low back pain, low abdominal pain, and swollen inguinal lymph nodes. Had an ultra sound done, fluid was found in my pelvis. Fatigued?

Sometimes it is: Just premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PDD), formerly known as PMS). And sometimes, it is pregnancy - check a urine preg test and if not pregnant, check again in 1 week if you are not menstruating. Pelvic fluid can be very nonspecific. Sometimes, it can be an ovarian cyst that has ruptured. Or UTI, infection of the urinary tract. Go get yourself checked by family physician. ...Read more

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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

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