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First period in 4 months and very heavy with lower back pain and severe cramping should I go to the er?

First period in 4 months and very heavy with lower back pain and severe cramping should I go to the er?

Menstrual period and: When you menstruate the organs and tissues inside your pelvis become engorged with blood and fluid. This additional pressure and engormenent is sense by the nerves which then send pain to the brain. This is usually manage with antiinflamm meds.
If the bleeding persist of greater than 3 tampoons per hour then an er visit is warranted. ...Read more

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Sharp pelvic pain even when not on period, gets much more severe when on my period, heavy periods, lower back pain, fatigue, pelvic pain wheN urinating?

Sharp pelvic pain even when not on period, gets much more severe when on my period, heavy periods, lower back pain, fatigue, pelvic pain wheN urinating?

See your doctor: You should have an exam to make sure you do not have a bladder infection. Keep track of when you have pain and bleeding to talk to your doctor about during the appointment. ...Read more

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I feel slight heaviness in right lower back area what could this be?

Back Sprain: Slight heaviness without other symptoms in right lower back is most likely due to muscle strain.
If symptoms become severe, please see your physician. ...Read more

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What to do if I pushed a heavy boat and lower back pain won't go away, how do I solve this?

What to do if I pushed a heavy boat and lower back pain won't go away, how do I solve this?

Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. ..
The treatment depends on the cause of the pain. It might include heat pads, exercise, massage, physical therapy, medications, injections. ..
You should seek help from a pain management doctor. You might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have heavy lower back pain, I had 3 kids posterior and pain goes and comes mostly I can't walk or get up help?

Back pain after preg: Lumbar pain after pregnancy is common. As many as 80% will have pain, but only about 20% have persistent symptoms. Why? Likely due to ligament laxity which assists the pelvis to expand for birth. The lordotic posture of carrying a tummy full of baby can also aggravate. Pt often helps, but an eval by a doc is a good idea if pain persists. ...Read more

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I have a grade 1 spondylolisthesis l4/l5/s1 with stenosis. My pain would be described as burning and a feeling of heaviness in my lower back.?

Common: Spondylolisthesis commonly causes back pain. Lumbar stenosis commonly causes leg pain, numbness especially with extended activity. Weight control and core muscle exercises are a first step. If these don't help, consultation with a neurosurgeon or orthopedic spine surgeon would be a reasonable next step. ...Read more

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I'm due on my period today and is getting heavy pelvic pains lower back and groin pains. Still no sign of my cycle. I have a cream smelling white disc?

I'm due on my period today and is getting heavy pelvic pains lower back and groin pains. Still no sign of my cycle. I have a cream smelling white disc?

Patience is key: It sounds like your body is gearing up for your menses. If you do not have your menses in a week take a pregnancy test. If negative repeat in another week. A couple of days late depending on what's going on physically or mentally is not unusual. For the pain consider exercise, warm baths, ibuprofen. If you continue to miss your menses for more than 2 cycles with negative preg test call your doc ...Read more

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What causes that are associated with heavy vaginal bleeding, lower back pain, and lower stomach cramps?

What causes that are associated with heavy vaginal bleeding, lower back pain, and lower stomach cramps?

See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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I have heavy lower back pain, lower abdominal pain it feels like I have a huge bubble in my lower belly.

You need an exam: By your internist or you need to go to the emergency room if this suddenly gets worse. ...Read more

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3 days late, Bad headaches past 3 days, Heavy lower back pain, Lower abdominal cramping, nausea. Could I be pregnant and if so, when should I test?

3 days late, Bad headaches past 3 days, Heavy lower back pain, Lower abdominal cramping, nausea. Could I be pregnant and if so, when should I test?

Today: If you have regular cycles and ovulate midcycle, you should be able to determine whether you are pregnant today (two weeks after ovulation). If the pregnancy test is negative, see a Provider and check this out. ...Read more

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Chronic pelvic pain, even more severe when on period, heavy periods, fatigue, lower back pain? Have had ultrasound + no cysts were found

Chronic pelvic pain, even more severe when on period, heavy periods, fatigue, lower back pain? Have had ultrasound + no cysts were found

Maybe endometriosis: Maybe normal for you or related to endometriosis. Some women have bad cramps with their period. Ask your doctor and see link below:
http://www. Womenshealth. Gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/endometriosis. Html ...Read more

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I've been having a heavy pulse in my lower back that prevents me from sleep. No pain is associated. Just a heavy consistent pulse.

I've been having a heavy pulse in my lower back that prevents me from sleep. No pain is associated. Just a heavy consistent pulse.

Pulse: You may be feeling the pulsation of your abdominal aorta especially if you are a lean person. See your doctor to rule out the posibility of an arteriosclerotic plaque ...Read more

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Knees get numb and feel heavy after shower why? Lower back has also hurt

Pinched nerves: The combination of low back pain and leg symptoms suggest the possibility of pinched nerves in your low back. For most patients, lumbar pinched nerves will improve with time and conservative treatment. However, if symptoms persist or worsen or otherwise change dramatically, do see a physician. ...Read more

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33 male I work alot lift heavy thing I have lower back pain every day when I sitting on the couch it hurts when I wear a vest it hurts what can it be?

Back strain: The most likely cause would be a strain of your low back muscles due to over use. Other possibility would be a herniated disc. Try a heating pad and some stretching. ...Read more

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I have a "heavy" feeling on my lower back and my legs feel heavy and numb? I'm scared

Should: Get full neurological exam to make sure nothing going on with spine, good luck! ...Read more

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Severe Osteoporosis & MG. But was stubborn &want to do stuff myself! Lifting heavy boxes now my lower back hurts/burns. If was fractured would I know?

Severe Osteoporosis & MG. But was stubborn &want to do stuff myself! Lifting heavy boxes now my lower back hurts/burns. If was fractured would I know?

Severe Osteoporosis: You most likely have lumbar sprain but you might have a vertebral fracture. I'd take NSAIDS, follow as lumbar sprain and call your doctor if anything worsens. ...Read more

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R question: "I come on at the beginning and the end of the month but this time I got my period and it is pink and heavy and im having lower back pain?

R question: "I come on at the beginning and the end of the month but this time I got my period and it is pink and heavy and im having lower back pain?

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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28yo female flu like symptoms heavy cycle over 5yrs lower back pain cycle 2wks ago blood found in urine today by e.r p.a normal kidney analysis?

28yo female flu like symptoms heavy cycle over 5yrs lower back pain cycle 2wks ago blood found in urine today by e.r p.a normal kidney analysis?

GYN exam: Please have a comprehensive pelvic exam with repeat urine analysis and culture, antibiotics as deemed necessary by PCP. Get a flu test and a renal (kidney) ultrasound. ...Read more

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Lower back pain from lifting heavy barbell. Acute lower left back pain. No problems walking, running. Pain bending down. Strain or herniated disc?

Lower back pain from lifting heavy barbell. Acute lower left back pain. No problems walking, running. Pain bending down. Strain or herniated disc?

Most likely...: Most likely you have lumbar strain but it still could be something else... If the pain gets worse, starts shooting down a leg or doesn't go away, see a healthcare provider. Good luck. ...Read more

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My dad, day before yesterday, picked up something heavy and developed pain in lower back. He was given intagesic mr but the pain is still there?

Time: Back strain takes time to get better. It can take weeks to get out of serious pain. If he does not have weakness in his legs or loss of urine or bowel control he can try hot or cold compresses, but he should be careful to remove them every 10 minutes or so and let the skin return to body temperature. Do not use more than the recommended dose of pain meds. He should go back to doctor for worsening. ...Read more

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Hi I picked up a heavy weight thing. I have lower back pain. Mostly when I try to wear shoes. What to do? Is needed massage? Thanks

Hi I picked up a heavy weight thing. I have lower back pain. Mostly when I try to wear shoes. What to do? Is needed massage? Thanks

Let me advice you: You may have slight sprain in your back and some massage therapy could help, but also you could have more than that, like a disc herniation, so be carefully if did not improved you should check it out. ...Read more

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I have a really heavy period some clotting and lower back pain feels like I threw my back out does this mean anything?

See GYN MD: The heavy menstrual bleeding can lead to anemia. (low blood level) and the back pain may be a signal from the uterus and your pelvic organs of "trouble on deck". Please see a gyn md for clarity. ...Read more

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I've had my period for 4 weeks, its heavy and really painful my lower back and hips hurt pretty badly I've been sleeping 24/7 what could it be?

I've had my period for 4 weeks, its heavy and really painful my lower back and hips hurt pretty badly I've been sleeping 24/7 what could it be?

Heavy periods: There are multiple options for heavy periods. Hormonal treatments such as birth control pills, Progesterone treatments and the Mirena (levonorgestrel) iud are effective reversible treatments that will help many people. There is also a drug called Lysteda that contains no hormones which will help others. If you are done having children discuss the option of an endometrial ablation. ...Read more

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Lifting heavy objects at work now lower back hurts to bend sit or go to standing position stabbing and dull also pain in buttocks and groin help?

Lifting heavy objects at work now lower back hurts to bend sit or go to standing position stabbing and dull also pain in buttocks and groin help?

Back pain: More often than not it is musculoskeletal. Usually avoiding the heavy lifting while at the same time keep up stretches and exercise helps. If you need some mild NSAID will also help. This should resolve in a short time. ...Read more

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My period is over a week early and very light along with mucus. I am usually regular and heavy. I m also having lower back pain. What can this mean?

My period is over a week early and very light along with mucus. I am usually regular and heavy. I m also having lower back pain. What can this mean?

Stress: While this could mean a variety of things from pregnancy to problems with the uterus or ovaries, the most likely cause would be physical or mental stress causing an anovulatory cycle and back ache. Take good care of yourself. Pay attention to sleep, exercise and nutrition, and hopefully things will straighten out again. Best Wishes for feeling better soon! ...Read more

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Dead lifting heavy weights more than usual. Lower back has been aching a few days. Possible retrograde ejaculation. Could a UTI be the culprit?

Dead lifting heavy weights more than usual. Lower back has been aching a few days. Possible retrograde ejaculation. Could a UTI be the culprit?

Need more info...: To unveil the causes for symptoms, one has to closely review more info on detailed features such as onset, degree, duration, interval, progress, evolution, . ... stressing sequence of events + physical findings + testing as needed; then possible causes could be deduced for reasonable care, although UTI alone is unrelated with? retrograde ejaculation. How? To http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html ...Read more

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For the last 3 days Dull and sharp pain as well as heavy feeling in pelvis n lower back. Heavy feeling in lungs n shortness of breath. What is it?

For the last 3 days Dull and sharp pain as well as heavy feeling in pelvis n lower back. Heavy feeling in lungs n shortness of breath. What is it?

Needs evaluation: Your symptoms could have a number of causes, many of them warranting urgent attention. I suggest you see your doctor today or go to the emergency room for evaluation. ...Read more

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Lymphoma and TB ruled out. So what is causing my heavy night sweats, weight loss, lower back pain and no appetite? Over a year of suffering!

Lymphoma and TB ruled out. So what is causing my heavy night sweats, weight loss, lower back pain and no appetite? Over a year of suffering!

Suffering: I have to assume that over the past year you have been carefully examined by your doctor and also specialists.

If that has not been done you should quickly see your doctor

If nothing abnormal has been found despite careful attention I think it would be appropriate for you to have a referral to a Psychologist. ...Read more

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Last period was 8/15. 9/4 I woke up with cramps & then spotting while and after having sex. The blood is heavier now with cramps and lower back pain.?

Last period was 8/15. 9/4 I woke up with cramps & then spotting while and after having sex. The blood is heavier now with cramps and lower back pain.?

Pregnancy tests: Get a pregnancy test now and in a week. If either one is positive you need to be checked out with an bHCG and ultrasound. ...Read more

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I am having heavy lower left side back pain form last 1 week. I got job 2 weeks before. Is it due to continious sitting? Any othre reasons doctor? : (

Not to worry: Sounds like it is musclo-skeletal from sitting at your new job all day. Take breaks and get up and stretch and walk around, this should relieve your pain. Get a seat cushion on your chair or a pillow behind your low back. ...Read more

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Had sex during my period and my period stop after we had sex. Days after, I got heavy vaginal discharge w/ lower back and ab pain. Am I pregnant?

Had sex during my period and my period stop after we had sex. Days after, I got heavy vaginal discharge w/ lower back and ab pain. Am I pregnant?

Unlikely: It would be unusual to ovulate during or so soon after a period if it was a regular and normal period. Ovulation generally occurs about two weeks after your regular period begins and sperm can last only up to five days. This is a guideline and applies when cycles are quite regular and last 28 to 30 days. ...Read more

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Slight pinching/clenching feeling in lower left large intestine and throat, frequent burping, slight heaviness feeling in lower left back (i am male)?

Slight pinching/clenching feeling in lower left large intestine and throat, frequent burping, slight heaviness feeling in lower left back (i am male)?

Anxiety reaction: Burpingis is due to air swallowing. Nervous reaction. Try holding a long pencil between your teeth Makes it impossible to swallow air. How much milk do you consume? Lactose intolerant? ...Read more