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Lower Back Pain After Colonoscopy
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
Will drinking Gatorade help with leg pain and lower back pain after a colonoscopy? Being that the prep depletes fluids in your body.
I have lower back pain worse on right side after having a colonoscopy done. Have not poo ED in 5 days either! ?
I had a colonoscopy a couple days ago, could I get kidney damage from drinking the prep? I have horrible lower back pain.
Pain: Kidney damage is not common after c-scopy prep. In patients with advanced kidney disease, pre-existing, a certain prep can cause some issues. Your lower back pain in unusual and you should contact the GI doc. Pain from the kidney is unusual for what you had done. You should seek care. Even when kidney function is affected pain is not a usual symptom.
Are bright red bloody stools that cleared up after 3 days a concern? Lower back pain started at about the same time. Clean colonoscopy 2 years ago.
Not normal, get help: Blood in stool is a warning sign. Brisk bleeding warrants emergency care. Causes of bleeding may be predictable (e.G rectal trauma), but evaluation is always appropriate. A rule of thumb (but not absolute): black stool means bleeding comes from upper GI tract; grape jelly stool from small bowel; silver stool from biliary tree; burgundy stool from right colon; red blood from left colon to anus.See 1 more doctor answer
3/12 history anal & lower back pain. Saw gastro. Colonoscopy & uss abdomen & pelvis both clear. Still got symptoms. Could all this be my back?
Would B a good bet-: -C a fellowship trained spine surgeon. I prefer orthopedics, but I am biased. Neurosurgeons go through the same training, so your choice.
Colonoscopy in 2 weeks for bleeding. It is heavy (entire bowl&while passing gas)& now I am having lower back pain. Does this warrant an ER visit?
Sounds like it: If you are having such a heavy flow of blood best to be seen right away. So better go to er
Possible causes of chronic but worsening lower left abdominal pain with simultaneous low back pain? Normal colonoscopy. Frequent urination and gassy.
May need other imagi: May need other imageing like X-Ray, CT, etc. You can discuss this with your physicians.
Colonoscopy 12/5 woke to low back pain today has gotten worse but I also have history of back problems bulging and herniated disks l3-s1 coincidence?
Most likely it is: A coincidence given your history although one should look for any signs of fever, chills, sweats or general malaise or not feeling well along with any pain more than usual especially with spasm that does not improve with rest. There is a remote possibility that an infection can occur in a disc via the circulation when one has had a procedure in a region with known bacteria like the gut or mouth.See 1 more doctor answer
Couple months rotating constipation/diarrhea, nausea when lying down, low back pain. Neg egd/colonoscopy. Ideas?
Abd pain cramps off and on. Low back pain blood work good ct w/dbl contrast neg SIBO colonoscopy removed 1 6mm polyp worried about pancreatic cancer?
Get abdomenal CT: Get a abdomenal CT if that is indicated. Discuss with your gastroenterologist
Lower back pain, lower abdominal pain, go from sweating to freezing but no fever. Just had colonoscopy & had 2 biopsies done....Any ideas?
Xray: Probably need an xray, but heat, light stretching and anti-inflammatories arte a start.
Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. .. It sounds like you might experience disc herniation or tear. Please seek help from a pain management doctor, you might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment.See 1 more doctor answer
Initially rest: Nonsurgical remedies and therapy are the initial mainstay. Medicines such as anti-inflammatories, muscle relaxants and pain medications are very helpful. Modalities such as ice and heat can be useful. See an orthopedic spine surgeon for a treatment plan.
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