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Cyst Or Tumor On Right Lower Back
Could the right lower
abdominal pain that radiates into my right upper thigh be a cyst on my ovary or a hernia?
Yes: Those are possibilities. Problems arising in the pelvic organs or with an inguinal hernia can cause radiation of discomfort to the thigh. If symptoms persist or worsen get examined by your physician or gynecologist. If an inguinal hernia is detected, you will be referred to a general surgeon. ...Read more
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
Painful swollen lymph nodes on right side of pelvic area. Pain in right leg lower back and abdomen. Cyst on right side of ovaries what going on?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. Your symptoms warrant a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
Possibly : If the cyst was exceptionally large then pain referred to the other side is possible. This is not as likely as something else causing the pain. ...Read more
Experiencing lower abdomen pain, lower back pain, on my right side & missed period. also just discovered a cyst on my right lower neck region. Related?
Probably not.: However, a missed period with lower abdominal pain may be a sign of an ectopic pregnancy, which is a pregnancy in the Fallopian tube instead of in the uterus. You should be checked out, especially if the pain is getting worse - then you need to go to the emergency room. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ultrasound shows 14 CM renal cyst. experiencing low back and sciatic pain on the same side. Can this cyst be causing my pain by pressing on the nerve?
Can a ovarian cyst on the right ovary (5cm)cause pain in the left pelvic area, along with back pain? It feels like severe menstrual cramps on left sid
Yes: Cysts on the rt can leak fluid and cause pain in the pelvis and lower abdomen. You should see your gyn to make sure that there is not a more serious issue developing. ...Read more
Complex: Pain on the left side, i presume in the flank, may be due to another new stone on the left or be unrelated i.e. Due to a muscular or skeletal cause. See your doctor for a diagnosis of your pain. ...Read more
I have pain in my lower back on the right side, pain on my pelvic bone on the right side, frequent urination, lower abdomen pain, bladder does not emp?
Stone?: Do you have a history of kidney stones? The pain in you back and urinary urgency and frequency can occur with a stone that has not yet passed that is in the very end of the ureter near the bladder causing irritation. Also would be worthwhile to have your urine checked for infection. ...Read more
Could lower back pain be related to a warm sensation I'm feeling on my right calf? The back pain is on the right side of my spine, near the sacrum.
Yes: It could be related. You are quite young for osteoarthritis so another possibility is a herniated or bulging disc. This can touch a nerve root in your spine and cause pain/tingling/burning in the distribution of that nerve. It can also cause pain in the back itself, especially with an annular tear. If this pain and sensation in your calf persist, it warrants evaluation. ...Read more
I have lower abdominal pain which started on the right side. Also dull pain on right side of my lower back. Ultrasound showed nothing. What can it be?
More info?: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder. Us can miss small stones and there are other gallbladder pathologies. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? ...Read more
I found a hard mass on lower left side of back when i began to have nerve pain. Radiates to lower left side.
Have it evaluated.: See a doctor and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
17mm cyst on left ovary. I do have a banana shaped lump on left abdomen. Could the cyst cause excruciating pain? Doctor- no reason for side pain
Probably not: A 17mm cyst on the ovary, depending on age and the cycle day of the menstrual cycle, is of normal size for a developing ovary follicle (egg). If the cyst has been bleeding or has partially ruptured and drained, then associated pain may be present. Not sure what the banana shaped lump on the abdomen represents. ...Read more
Can endometriosis or adhesions grow on the muscles of your lower back? How does endo cause near constant lower left side back pain?
Very unlikely: Endometriosis usually presents in areas of the body where there are hollow surfaces associated with them. For example in the abdomen within the peritoneal cavity (the tummy) or even on the lung in rare occasions. It would very unlikely within the muscles of the lower back. But if you are worried about it the best thing to do is to see your physician. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
See gynecologist : A dermoid cyst often does not cause pain but may need go be removed to rule out malignancy. Benign cysts are often painful, at least intermittently. You should be evaluated by a gynecologist and have a through evaluation and possible exploration. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain on the left and right side of my uterus (ovaries maybe) and I'm not on my period. It radiates to my thighs. Ovarian cysts?
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Pain in the lower right abdomen is concerning for appendicitis. If pain is severe see a doctor asap. ...Read more
I have an ovarian cyst on my right ovary but swelling and pain on my left lower abdomen and swelling down my left leg. When will the symptoms stop?
Time: Some ovarian cysts are functional cysts that will go away in 2-6 weeks. Sometimes birth control pills will help them to resolve faster. Other cysts are benign growths. These don't go away and if they get large enough will need to be removed surgically. If you aren't starting to feel better in several weeks see your doctor again. ...Read more
Would a lumbar mri show signs of ovarian or cervical tumors/cancer? Had one for back and it showed ovarian cysts (benign)
Had CT scan w/o contrast of kidneys to check for kidney stones and it came back normal. Would tumors and cysts also have shown up on the CT scan i had?
Yes but: Kidney tumors and cysts will show on a non-contast CT scan.However if there is a hyperdense cyst(due to hemorrhagic proteinaceous material in it) it cannot be distinguished from tumor without contrast. When contrast is given,a tumor will enhance(it will appear white)but a cyst will not enhance.I don't think you need to worry about tumor at age 33.Extremely rare.I'm glad you had no stones. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
'm just genuinely curious, but when people have parts of their body (tumors, cysts, legs, kidneys etc.) removed where do they go?
Pathology lab...: When people have tissues / cells removed from their bodies, these specimens are generally sent to a pathology laboratory where lab staff, technicians, and doctors (pathologists) study the tissues and cells (usually under microscopes) to help determine what is wrong with the tissues. The lab will determine if the process is an infection or a tumor and whether or not a tumor is benign or malignant. ...Read more
Had CT scan of kidneys to check for stones, etc. All that was found was small ovarian cyst. If i had adrenal tumor, etc., would it also have shown up?
Likely not.: Radiologists are well trained to distinguish kidney from adrenal cysts on imaging films.Most cysts are benign however if they are many with walls or septa inside, they may cause back pain, get infected, elevate bp. They usually don't cause systemic problems.Take care and god bless u! http://www.M.Webmd.Com/a-to-z-guides/kidney-cyst-causes-symptoms-treatments. ...Read more
Bump/back of head/lower left side. NOT cyst or tumor. MRI shows nothing in that spot. At times it causes a tremendous amount of pain. Any advice, info, or recommendation is much appreciated. Have had it for about 5 yrs.
Blocked pore: Epidermoid cysts are started with a blocked pore that can't exude skin cells normally onto the skin. Factors that encourage blocked pores which might lead to forming a cyst are tight clothing, waistbands, & straps which is why cysts are often found on the back. They are not usually problematic unless they rupture and become inflamed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe 2 Types: There are several possibilities, but 2 main/common types, if you're talking about skin. Sebaceous cysts are just wax glands that get plugged. Depending on the size they may be treated with heat packs or may need to be surgically excised. Lipomas are fatty blobs that are softer and deeper. Neither are emergencies, but in the low back area may present a mechanical problem if they're at the beltline. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I am 26 year old female and want to find out I was recently told that I have 3cm cyst in my lower back n want to see how serious this is?
Cyst: This is unlikely to be serious. Cysts are usually harmless. It is a good idea to have it checked by a PA or APRN. ...Read more
I have a cyst on my lower back and it is sitting directly on a bone. The pain is indescribable. Does it have to be surgically removed?
Cyst: This needs to be checked by your doctor to get the correct diagnosis for treatment recommendation. Sometimes the mass could be putting pressure on underlying nerves and cause pain. ...Read more
I have a weird pushing pain under my left rib and pains in my lower back what could this be? I had a roux ex colodul cyst removed two years ago
I've been having pelvic pain and the pain travels to my lower back. It's not because of my period or cysts. What else could it be?
Not sure..: You say not because cysts, but have you had a ultrasound? pain that goes to the back is often solid tumors, but you are young for that.. you may have even an infection, even low grade.. this can set up a long standing ache. You need a good exam and eval from your gyno.. good luck. ...Read more
I have a small jelly like lump in my lower back and it moves when I try to massage it bur never goes away can it be a tumor?
Get it checked: Just to be sure it is nothing bad, make sure and get it looked at by a doctor; but, more than likely, it is probably a lipoma. These are benign fatty masses, which occur as we age. It could also be an epidermal cyst (these are also caused sebaceous cysts). These are also benign. But, again, get someone to look at it. ...Read more
For a recurring subaceous cyst if its hot to touch is it too late to use turmeric or should I just get cut open again. It on lower back?
Infected?: Is it hot and red? If so, it may be infected and may require both antibiotics and surgical excision. See a doctor immediately to ascertain what is going on. Turmeric will not help an acute infection. Besides, turmeric hasn't been definitively proven in human studies to have any specific reliable benefits. Also, not well absorbed without piperine. ...Read more
"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more
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