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Pain in inner thigh area started early today but now have painin hip and lower back, hurts when bend leg and a throbbing pain all left side what is it?

Pain in inner thigh area started early today but now have painin hip and lower back, hurts when bend leg and a throbbing pain all left side what is it?

Lt Thigh, Hip & Back: Hello. What activity were you doing when pain hit? Where does it hurt when you bend your left leg? Do you mean bringing your thigh to chest hurts? Does pain go past your left knee or stays in your thigh? Is it worse with sit, stand, or walk? Can you lay on your left side? Need little more info. If you have no GI issues, consider topical or oral OTC NSAID to reduce inflammatory throbbing pain. ...Read more

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Pain in lower left side of back really sharp pain when I take a deep breath. ..

See below: Get seen by your doc soon unless the pain is unbearable or any breathing problems are occurring. If so, get seen now. Pneumonia, urinary tract infections and other problems may need to be ruled out. ...Read more

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Pain in lower left side of back could this be related to a recent uti?

Yes, it could: Mean infection has spread to kidney and persisted. Or even a kidney stone. You need to get your urine tested again, and perhaps even imaging. Go see your doctor. ...Read more

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Mild head ache mild pain in lower left side of back?

Mild head ache mild pain in lower left side of back?

NSAIDS, ice, heat...: Pain, stiffness, and inflammation can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. Ice for about 45 minutes will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Follow this by heat for about 20 to 25 minutes to help soothe and relax tight muscles. Gentle range of motion and stretching exercises. ...Read more

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Bad pain in lower left side of back. With left leg pain. Could this be kidney related?

It is possible: Also could something else, to find out run urine test, if it positive that confirm it, if it is not look for something else. ...Read more

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Have shooting burning pain in lower left side of back shooting down the left side of my thigh into my groin and left testicle. Most intense in morning?

Have shooting burning pain in lower left side of back shooting down the left side of my thigh into my groin and left testicle. Most intense in morning?

Back/Pelvic Eval: I recommend a more comprehensive evaluation by a physiatrist/sports medicine or orthopedic specialist. The lower back and pelvic region is complex and there are multiple sources for that type of pain/symptoms and a thorough history and physical exam is needed to assist you. ...Read more

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I got a dull, pain in my lower left side of back that radiates to my front. What could this be?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What to do if I have back trouble - pain in lower left side an tight hips?

What to do if I have back trouble - pain in lower left side an tight hips?

Depnds.: Without an exam, I can only give general information.
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Mostly, rest followed by physical therapy. ...Read more

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Pain lower left side of back?

Pain lower left side of back?

Spine Pain Options: This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist and may be candidate for facet injections/radiofrequency ablation and epidural steroid injection. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in the lower left side of back under ribcage?

What can cause pain in the lower left side of back under ribcage?

See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Mild pain in lower left side of my back and bit of a head ache?

Mild pain in lower left side of my back and bit of a head ache?

NSAIDS, ice, heat...: Pain, stiffness, and inflammation can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. Ice for about 45 minutes will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Follow this by heat for about 20 to 25 minutes to help soothe and relax tight muscles. Gentle range of motion and stretching exercises. ...Read more

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I coughed and now my lower left side of back to middle of butt hurts so bad. Please help me?

I coughed and now my lower left side of back to middle of butt hurts so bad. Please help me?

Pain: The coughing may have affected your back. It may range from a muscle pull or strain, twisting of the joints in your pain or inflammation/compression of a nerve root. As long as there are no other ill effects rest your back, use heat and Ibuprofen to see if this resolves. And loss of your bowel and urine function and inability to use your legs or persistent pain should be seen by your doctor now. ...Read more

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Sudden pain in lower left side of low back. Feels like a tight sinew. How to treat? I want to be healthy

Moist heat for: 15 min 4-5x/day. Motrin 600 mg 3x/day. Get a massage to the area. See a Dr. For a muscle relaxer if not better in a week. See what they can do at Physical Therapy. ...Read more

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Have pain in lower left side between abs and back. Pain is about a 3 with 10 being worse. No pain when I pee just random when I lay down at night?

Have pain in lower left side between abs and back. Pain is about a 3 with 10 being worse. No pain when I pee just random when I lay down at night?

Kidneys: Your kidneys are in this location. I would recommend that you see a doctor for an examination and they may need to consider doing an ultrasound of your kidneys to see if there's a problem that is leading to this pain. ...Read more

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I'm a male my lower left side of back is hurting I thought I pulled a muscle but nothing relieves the pain now it hurts when I pee, ?

See your doctor: The dull ache in your back may not be muscular in nature. Kidney stones frequently manifest with a dull ache which progresses to pain upon urination. I would see your doctor so he can order appropriate testing such as a kidney ultrasound. ...Read more

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For about 5 mins when I would breath in I would get sharp pain in side of neck & chest n lower left side of back why would this happen?

For about 5 mins when I would breath in I would get sharp pain in side of neck & chest n lower left side of back why would this happen?

Ice or heat, rest: Pain that occurs with breathing in can be Pleurisy, where lining of lungs are inflamed & breathing in is painful. Also pain could be due to muscle spasm, paraspinal muscles along the spine can spasm, along with muscles left side of neck, causing pain. Rest & take it easy, try OTC aleve (naproxen) 1 tablet with food twice daily for a few days, see MD if no better. Physical Therapy helpful if muscle spasm ...Read more

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I'm having a lot of pain in my lower left abdominal area, above my hip, my lower left side of back hurts as well, this pain is consistent.?

I'm having a lot of pain in my lower left abdominal area, above my hip, my lower left side of back hurts as well, this pain is consistent.?

You need examined: There are multiple possibilities. This could be related to kidney disease, colon inflammation, hernia, shingles, or back issues, to name a few. Please consult your personal physician for an evaluation and possible referral to an appropriate specialist. I suggest you do this soon. ...Read more

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28f no UTI yet lower left side of back hurts down my leg as well but I feel it may be my kidney. Went septic 4yrs ago from this. Other things possible?

28f no UTI yet lower left side of back hurts down my leg as well but I feel it may be my kidney. Went septic 4yrs ago from this. Other things possible?

Sciatica?: Since you have a history of kidney problem one always keep that in mind. However your pain is going down the leg which raises the possibility of sciatica due to irritation of nerves in the back. Discuss this possibility with your doctor ...Read more

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I am 27 yrs female. I have got severe pain in my lower left side of back along with left leg, right hand. Is there any home remedy? What should I do?

I am 27 yrs female. I have got severe pain in my lower left side of back along with left leg, right hand. Is there any home remedy? What should I do?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. You may try warm compresses, and over the counter pain medication like acetaminophen. Exercise will help with both physical and mental health.
Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more

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I have bad indigestion, pain in mid to lower left side of back, left pelvic region pain, left thigh and calf pain. What is wrong with me? : (

2 things: You may have two problems. One is sciatica in your left leg which comes from an irritated nerve root from your lower spine. Second is indigestion. That has a zillion causes but if you're taking advil (ibuprofen) for the leg pain, it could be causing the indigestion. Please go see a doctor and get yourself examined. ...Read more

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6w5d preg. Ultrasound was fine. Brown spotting for 1w. Cramping and lower back pain in lower left side (front and back). Should I be worried?

When was sonogram: If the sonogram was done before you began having spotting and pain then it probably should be repeated. If the sonogram was done after the episode of bleeding and spotting then it sounds like things are going ok so far. Keep your follow up appointments with your Obgyn to help guide you through pregnancy. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in lower left side on back of head while having an orgasm recently I have been experiencing a sharp, throbbing pain in the back of my head (lower left side...Below the back of my left ear). This only occurs during an orgasm, and goes away when

Sharp pain in lower left side on back of head while having an orgasm recently I have been experiencing a sharp, throbbing pain in the back of my head (lower left side...Below the back of my left ear). This only occurs during an orgasm, and goes away when

There: There is such a thing as a "coital headache", that occurs during orgasm. That said, the most reasonable thing, with any new headache or change in headache patterns, is to see your physician to rule out any serious cause of headaches. Coital headache can be treated safely with medications. ...Read more

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Pain in lower left side next to belly button, stomach feels hard. Also pain on my lower back. The pain on my stomach would come and go through the day?

Pain in lower left side next to belly button, stomach feels hard. Also pain on my lower back. The pain on my stomach would come and go through the day?

See your doctor: Abdominal pain with the stomach feeling hard should be evaluated by a doctor as soon as possible. There are many causes for abdominal pain, but none can be diagnosed without an exam. Good luck. ...Read more

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Smarting pain lower left side of back that aches and has now gone onto right hand side too. Can also feel in groin?

Sounds like: You might have done something to your back. You need an evaluation. By your doc to determine proper diagnosis and treatment. You may or may not need imaging. Meds may help and physical therapy will help too ...Read more