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Left Side Lower Back Pain In Women
29 yr old female sharp lower back pain on the left side comes suddenly and then goes away specially when I stoop down to pick up something?
Sciatica: It's possible that you have a disc in your spine that's pinching a nerve, also known as sciatica. It;s also possible that this could be a muscle strain. An examination from a sports medicine doctor, physical medicine and rehab doctor or orthopedist can figure it out and start you out with physical therapy if anti-inflammatory medication, rest and massage have not been helpful. An MRI may be needed. ...Read more
Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back above the buttock area and below the ribs. Low back pain can be sharp, dull, intermittent or constant. Pain can be at rest or associated with activity. Back pain can also be accompanied with pain that shoots or radiates down into the lower extremities or legs which is frequently ...Read more
Lower back pain left side woman who carries heavy toddler around on same side hurts worse when first lay down?
Biomechanical: Carrying a heavy toddler will, of course, put a strain on the back muscles. The deep muscles of the back, along with quadratus lumborum may be involved. Start with yoga style stretching for the low back, also leg crosses and pulling kness to chest while lying on the floor. If your hips have rotated from repetitive strain, you may need to see a physical therapist for sacroiliac joint correction. ...Read more
I have pain deep in my groin left side, only at ngt. Feels to low to b ovary, cd it b my hip. I'm 42 female. Also have lower back pain. Thank u x?
Any of the above.: It could actually be any of the above. Perhaps take an anti-inflammatory to see if it goes away. Otherwise a physical exam by a doctor may be needed. ...Read more
I'm a 29 year old female. I have had my appendix removed at the age of 15. I don't have any other health issues. Lately I've been having pain in the left side of my chest. I've also had severe lower back pain that radiates to my legs. I have also had a fe
Left side lower back pain towards my butt that radiates up to the middle of my back and to my groin. Small bulge above hip that doesn't hurt or hard.
Sharp pain on left side, lower back pain and low white blood cell count what could be the problem?
Depends: Abdominal has many causes and many implications. Some are minor and some can be life threatening. More information a complete history and physical is recommended by your doctor if you indeed have these symptoms. I would go to the emergency room if your pain is severe. Good luck ...Read more
I am having severe rite side lower back pain for several hours now it is going to left side no pains middle. Is this something I should worry about?
Muscle spasm: This is most likely a muscle spasm which can happen from heavy lifting to an awkward turn or bend. If the pain radiates down the legs be mindful of sciatic pain though it is impotant to try conservative management such as Ibuprofen and warm compresses. Physical therapy will also help strengthen your back muscles. ...Read more
Probably your muscle: Usually lower back pain is due to muscle strain that should improve with gently stretching the back, giving the muscle some rest (but remain active if you can!), and using an over the counter pain reliever / anti-inflammatory. If the pain becomes severe or does not start to improve, or if it's accompanied by other symptoms, you should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
Kidney stone?: When pain starts in the back up high and radiates down, the first thing a physician thinks about is a kidney stone, kidney infection, bowel problem or back injury. Depends on what other symptoms you are having. Consider going to the emergency room, or call your doctor first thing in the morning to see about getting an appointment for further evaluation. ...Read more
Multip possibilities: Low back pain can be caused by various conditions and often a combination of sorts. The history (due to trauma? /how long present/ etc), severity of the pain, radiation of the pain (does it move down your leg) & other factors, and exam are helpful in identifying the cause. It coud be be due to mechanical prob, muscle strains, disc disease, arthritic problems, joint d/o. See your md as a start! ...Read more
Flank pain: Understand, any internal organ that is irritated or inflamed, may send pain to a region of your body that mimics "back" pain. Based on your age, kidney stones, GI problems, spleen, pancreas or even stomach problems could be present. If the above are ruled out by history and exam (muscle spasm present, obvious injury) then rest, ice, anti-inflammatories may help. ...Read more
Got sudden lower back pain (more on left side). Hurts more in bending and trying to sit without back support.
First thought muscl: This could be a muscle pull. It sounds more mechanical rather than internal. You can discuss this with your physician. If the back hurts you might try ice or cold packs for the first 36 hours and then heat after that. ...Read more
I have been having really bad lower back pain that is mainly on the left side I was wondering what it could be?
Depends: Lower back pain can be a temporary condition of a chronic one. The causes vary from biomechanical issues to diseases such as degenerative disk disease. It may also reflect pain from another source, such as your kidney. At your age you should not have this issue. I suggest your contact a doctor to have this evaluated and treated. ...Read more
I have pain in my lower left side of my back, it started with bad lower back pain, now it's centered on left lower side.
Could be a number of: Various causes, including sacroiliac joint pain, piriformis spasms, strains of various lumbar muscles & ligaments, intervertebral disk problems, myfascial pain & others. See your doctor or physiatrist for proper evaluation and treatment based on specific diagnosis. If a specific diagnosis is not made, see a physiatrist or other spine specialist. There are many good ones in your area. Best wishes! ...Read more
I have lower back pain, mainly in the left side, when I'm standing and leaning back but I have no pain when I lean forwards.?
Muscle, or bone: What you described could be due to irritated muscles. The position you assume causes them to change their tension. It could also be due to a problem with the bones, something that could be congenital. You may need x-rays. Ice, stretching exercises, ibuprofen, all may be helpful ...Read more
Last night I started the master cleanse and this morning I woke up with excruciating lower back pain on my left side. Is that normal?
No: I have never heard of the master cleanse causing that. I would go to a doctor and make sure you don't have a kidney infection or stone. ...Read more
I'm 24 and have been have a lot of lower back pain mostly on the left side even hurts to bend over I was wondering what could be going on?
Most cases I see are due to sitters disease or gait (ex; foot position). But you need to identify the origin and rule out more serious causes. Any neurologic issues like numbness in the legs, no muscle weakness, no fever, no urinary pain, fever, genital discharge, acute trauma, insect bites, etc
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Are they any stretches I could to help relief lower back pain? It's just on the left side and it hurts worse when I am sitting down or standing.
Cause of back pain?: Have you had the back pain evaluated by a physician to find out the cause? I think that is important to do before seeking out advice on stretching exercises by a network such as this where we don't really have the ability to examine you first. Stretches could help your condition or depending they could worsen things. Your doctor should be able to direct you to a PT specialist as well. ...Read more
Hi! I've been experiencing lower back pain on the left side of my body for about a week now. I didn't think much of it because I thought it would. ..
Soft Tissues: Several causes for low back pain. Nerve impingements, ligament injuries, tendinitis, joint disorders & muscle spasms often complicitus. See Osteopath; skilled diagnosticians of soft tissue disorders, which are oft radiolucent & not discerned by imaging studies. Bones "degenerate" w. age & absent pain, & unskilled doctors can ignorantly chose Radiology-report descriptors as quasi-diagnostic terms. ...Read more
I am having sweeling in left testical and lower back pain and pain in legs and left side of my adomen?
ER: Go to er, you can have torsion in your testicle< which can be dangerous. ...Read more