Top
10
Doctor insights on: Flu Back Ache

Share
Dr. Heidi Fowler
1,882 doctors shared insights

Flu (Definition)

The flu, otherwise known as influenza, is a viral infection of the nose and throat. Symptoms of influenza include fever, chills, runny nose, muscle aches, fatigue, malaise, headaches, and coughing. Children with the flu often have nausea and vomiting as well. Some strains of the flu are preventable by getting a yearly flu ...Read more


4

4
Diagnosed with swine flu 2 days ago. Been having bad back pain and scared its my kidneys. Is it? R just from muscle aches? Should I be worried

Diagnosed with swine flu 2 days ago. Been having bad back pain and scared its my kidneys. Is it? R just from muscle aches? Should I be worried

Small Concern: Swine flu cause many symptoms such as fever, cough, headache and flu like symptoms. It can lead to diarrhea and dehydration. Excessive diarrhea and dehydration can lead to renal failure. If you are not having these symptoms, thend oubt your back pain related to kidney failure. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
6

6
Can stomach flu cause ache in right side and just to the right of my belly button? Also can back pain cause stomach pain?

Abdominal pain: There are numerous potential explanations for abdominal pain and these require more info than has been provided. What other symptoms are present, for how long, severity and radiation, and other issues which have not been addressed in this question. Also, the term "stomach flu" defies easy definition. If the questioner has right lower quadrant pain she should see a doctor ASAP. ...Read more

9

9
Just got over a flu started with chills mild fever yellow mucus very bad cough then lungs feel sore tired upper back pain what can this be?

Pneumonia: Often people with the flu develope a secondary pneumonia. This needs eval by ur pvp, as ofter these r bacterial. A severe and constant cough can cause back pain. ...Read more

10

10
I had 3 alcoholic drinks and ate food around 3am today i woke up Vomiting 3 to 6 times back pain sore throat. Alcohol or food poisoning or flu maybe ?

I had 3 alcoholic drinks and ate food around 3am today i woke up Vomiting 3 to 6 times back pain sore throat. Alcohol or food poisoning or flu maybe ?

Gastroenteritis: Most commonly this is due to a transient viral infection, but with the history you provide any of the things you were guessing about may have occurred. It is not something that can be diagnosed long distance. Good luck and I hope this clears up quickly. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
3,099 doctors shared insights

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


Dr. Richard Levin
1,732 doctors shared insights

Aches (Definition)

Aches are ...Read more