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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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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


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Hello, I am having sharp lower back pain that comes and goes and brings me to tears, blood in stool and dizziness, plus I'm tiered all day and bloated?

Need more data: You seem to be in terrible discomfort. I hope you'll feel better soon, n'est ce pas? But can you supply more information? Back pains as you describe with blood in the stool could be a diverticular issue. The bleeding could be unrelated & perhaps you've osteoarthritis of the lower back with pinched nerves? Visit me at: www. Healthtap. Com/dr-saghafi to give more information or make an appointment. ...Read more

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Severe bloating for several mnths that comes and goes, fatigue, lower extremity pain, lower back pain, R-sided chest pain that comes and goes & gassy. I do have Barretts disease.

Get abdominal US: Get checked for gallbladder disease ASAP. Your symptoms are highly suggestive of gallstones or an inflamed gallbladder. Go to ER or private physician-NOW! ...Read more

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I've been having lower right back pain, with no problems urinating. It has been going on for a few weeks now. It comes and goes, and its not my spine.

Evaluation: You need to be evaluated for cause which may be musculoskeletal or stone in the ureter or possibly other causes. Imaging (X-rays) studies may be necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

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Have had lower right back pain....and numbness in hands/forearms and legs on/off for about a week...comes and goes, feel stiff/achy, M, 51 yrs old?

Back pain: You mention a number of concerns so you must see your Primary doctor as soon as possible.
You are likely to be referred to a Specialist!

Hope all goes well - please keep me posted. ...Read more

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I have lower back pain on my right side. It comes and goes and sometimes it hurts so back I can't get up for a few minuets. What's going on?

Could be: Sacroiliac joint related pain, low back pain due to psoas muscle spasm or something completely unrelated to musculoskeletal system. Try some upward dog yoga stretches for a few days and see a physician. ...Read more

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Lower left back pain that is random. Doesn't feel muscular. Random dull ache. Comes and goes. Certain positions don't make better/worse. 1 yr+?

Lower left back pain that is random. Doesn't feel muscular. Random dull ache. Comes and goes. Certain positions don't make better/worse. 1 yr+?

Evaluation Needed: After a proper history, physical exam and any necessary imaging (x-ray/mri) is obtained and reviewed a sufficient diagnosis can be made. Treatment may include but is not limited to ice, heat, massage, nsaid's, physical therapy, chiropractic, orthopedist, and pain management. ...Read more

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What causes sudden dull lower back pain? It feels like back is going to break in half. Happens quite often... I can barely move.… comes and goes.

What causes sudden dull lower back pain? It feels like back is going to break in half. Happens quite often... I can barely move.… comes and goes.

Many causes: Back pain has many etiologies which depend on high or low are symptoms. Low back pain is more common. Low back pain in your age can be caused by fractures, forms of arthritis, infection, and tutors. Some young adults can also have bulging discs. Most common cause of pain is muscular. However spondylolysis, fractures in posterior elements of vertebrae, is the most common anatomic cause. See md. ...Read more

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I have intermittent upper left back pain, burning, pinpoint pain. Comes and goes. Also have lower left back and hip pain that worsens with standing. N?

I have intermittent upper left back pain, burning, pinpoint pain. Comes and goes. Also have lower left back and hip pain that worsens with standing. N?

Pain is the body's: Signal that something isn't quite right. It could be something harmless like strained muscles or something more serious. Chances are good that a combination of OTC pain meds and stretching exercises will help but you need to see a doctor about it before embarking on a treatment plan. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower back pain on the left just above the buttock, it comes and goes. When I massage there, it feels sore. Please advice?

I am experiencing lower back pain on the left just above the buttock, it comes and goes. When I massage there, it feels sore. Please advice?

Low back pain: Is unfortunately a common type of pain. It MAY be related to a pinched nerve. Please see your doctor for diagnosis and ways to treat this. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have lower back pain kind of moderate it comes and goes. Head ache come and goes. Slight temperature na

I have lower back pain kind of moderate it comes and goes. Head ache come and goes. Slight temperature na

Stiff neck, fever...: The most concerning thing would be an infection. Fever, neck stiffness, night sweats are all worrisome signs that need immediate medical attention. Headaches that are one sided or accompanied by vision changes also need further work up. ...Read more

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Could I be going into labour? Lower back pain always there pressure pain in abdome comes and goes lots of white discharge.

Could I be going into labour? Lower back pain always there pressure pain in abdome comes and goes lots of white discharge.

Call your OB: Today and everytime this question comes up until you are delivered. If you're worried about labor you need to call your OB - only, the internet and well-meaning family cannot help you. ...Read more

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My tummy seems more bloated on one side than the other. Also have hip/lower back pain which comes and goes, is this normal?

Not normal not clear: If the symptoms make you feel uncomfortable know this is not normal. You need to have your physician have you see a gastroenterologist, and possibly a back specialist. If these fit together they will be able to tie the knot ...Read more

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Brief sensation of warmth (lasts maybe a second)r lower abdomen just above groin. Has been happening for the past several hrs, comes and goes) Hx: 56yo w female. Chronic low back pain, mild but lately it's been fairly constant. Swelling r knew and pain (

Brief sensation of warmth (lasts maybe a second)r lower abdomen just above groin. Has been happening for the past several hrs, comes and goes) Hx: 56yo w female. Chronic low back pain, mild but lately it's been fairly constant. Swelling r knew and pain (

Maybe diverticulitis: There could be a lot of reasons for this but the first one I think it was the reticulitis. It would be best for you to see your physician and get this clarified. There are other conditions that can cause, discomfort. It may be a simple issue but it needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Would pain under the right breast be from my kidney? Ultrasound stated the gallbladder looked normal. The pain comes and goes an some lower back pain.

Would pain under the right breast be from my kidney? Ultrasound stated the gallbladder looked normal. The pain comes and goes an some lower back pain.

Bra may not fit: An ill-fitting bra is a common cause of pain under the breast, particularly if the bra is too tight and there is a wire support in the lower edge. The wire puts pressure on the inframammary ridge (the prominent transition from your stomach wall and lower breast). Over time this becomes very tender. If possible, have your bra fit to you at purchase. The slight extra cost is worth every penny. ...Read more

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GYN tests all show normal. What can be causing pelvic/rectal/lower back pain. Comes and goes. 3 mo no menses 1 day light bleeding then 3 days of pain.

GYN tests all show normal. What can be causing pelvic/rectal/lower back pain. Comes and goes. 3 mo no menses 1 day light bleeding then 3 days of pain.

See details: At age 49 you are likely peri-menopausal so period variation is to be expected. The pain is not GYN but could be GI in origin. See a gastroenterologist ...Read more

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2 weeks after my period started, I got dull pain in left pelvic area, cramps, lower back pain, and brown discharge that comes and goes past 5 days?

2 weeks after my period started, I got dull pain in left pelvic area, cramps, lower back pain, and brown discharge that comes and goes past 5 days?

Ovulation: Its sounds like you may have ovulated. Ovulation is typically asymptomatic. On occasionally the follicle that released your egg may bleed. This bleeding can cause achy or crampy pain on the side that ovulated. If you pain persists have your gyn perform an ultrasound to look at your ovary. If the pain becomes sharp and continous then seek immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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Very low abdominal pain and lower back pain. Not all the time comes and goes. I have mirena (levonorgestrel) coil in and have done for over a year now. No periods.

Very low abdominal pain and lower back pain. Not all the time comes and goes. I have mirena (levonorgestrel) coil in and have done for over a year now. No periods.

Pain: Mirena (levonorgestrel) typically causes no pain if placed correctly but if your pain started soon after the placement of mirena, (levonorgestrel) then there is a chance of it causing it. No periods is common with mirena, (levonorgestrel) though, but that should not be causing pain. Other possible causes of your pain might be urinary tract infection, kidney stones, etc. See your doc. ...Read more

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Having dull ache in ovaries that comes and goes lower back pain, headaches fatigue and nausea. Starting right after period ended. What is this?

Having dull ache in ovaries that comes and goes lower back pain, headaches fatigue and nausea. Starting right after period ended. What is this?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Cyclic pelvic pain could be endometriosis or a variety of other gynecologic causes ...Read more

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Bumps on throat, stuffy nose, diarrehea, chaset and lower back pain loss of appetite comes and goes and dry mouth?

Bumps on throat, stuffy nose, diarrehea, chaset and lower back pain loss of appetite comes and goes and dry mouth?

Viral URI: Is a probable cause for these symptoms. You should begin to get better in 3-4 days. Stay well hydrated, treat your symptoms with otc medications and if your are not getting better go and see your pcp. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more

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I have back pain that comes and goes, what to do?

I have back pain that comes and goes, what to do?

Yoga and swimming: 30's male with episodic low back pain likely has a musculoskeletal problem of this region. Exercises intended to strengthen muscles of the abdomen and back are advised, and yoga exercises can benefit soft tissue structures that serve the low back and pelvic regions. Proper body weight is also helpful. ...Read more

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I have upper quadrant back pain that comes and goes and worsens with movment most Times. I'm on xarelto fir bpes. .. is this par for the course?

I have upper quadrant back pain that comes and goes and worsens with movment most Times. I'm on xarelto fir bpes. .. is this par for the course?

Call ur doc; go 2 ER: Xarelto is one of 4 novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs) available in the States (yes, I know you're our neighbor up North). Unlike Warfarin, which can be corrected w/vitamin K, if taken in excess, we still don't have a good way to stop bleeding as a result of NOACs, aside from applying pressure & waiting for medication to wear off in 24hrs. While I don't know what "bpes" is, given symptoms, call doc ...Read more

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My back pops ever so often when I take a deep breath laying down and I also have back pain that comes and goes. What is the cause of my back pops?

Hypermobility?: If you are double "jointed" then is possible that you have some minor instability of your spine. If you can do most of the following, is possible you are double jointed.
1. Hands flat on the floor with knees extended
2. Hyperextension of the elbow
3. Hyperextension of the knee
4. Thumb touching the forearm
5. Hyperextension of the 5th knuckle


hope this helps, www. Otwithmd. Com. ...Read more

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Having back pain that comes and goes. It seems to feel better when I lay on my stomach. What can be causing this?

Back Pain: Back pain is very common. Lying on your stomach relieving your pain essentially eliminates arthritis of the facet joints and stress fractures as the source. Coming and going is a good sign. Recommend a neutral spine core stabilization program with "mcgill" exercises. There are videos on youtube. ...Read more

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I've had a burning back pain that comes and goes for a couple of years now. It's right in my right shoulder blade, it feels like. Recently gettin worse?

I've had a burning back pain that comes and goes for a couple of years now. It's right in my right shoulder blade, it feels like. Recently gettin worse?

Several possibilitys: One is a myofascial (soft tissue problem) often due to overuse and/or stress. Another possibility is "notalgia paresthetica" in which a sensory branch of a thoracic nerve root is irritated causing the symptoms. Sounds like you've suffered in silence until now--so now do something about it and get your doc to examine you. ...Read more

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Chest, left arm and back pain that comes and goes have had it for 3 days. Ekg came back normal.

Chest, left arm and back pain that comes and goes have had it for 3 days. Ekg came back normal.

Difficult to tell: Without a physical exam or additional clinical history. Given your age this is most likely musculoskeletal or nerve pain. For now can take ibuprofen and practice stretching. Apply heating pad for possible symptom relief. ...Read more

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I have upper back pain that comes and goes depends. Had cspine mri and 3 chest X-Rays clear. Dr. wants to do EMG, shouldn't a spine MRI first?

I have upper back pain that comes and goes depends. Had cspine mri and 3 chest X-Rays clear. Dr. wants to do EMG, shouldn't a spine MRI first?

Maybe: An MRI of the thoracic spine with the EMG will provide valuable information as to the level of the pain. Talk to your doctor as to which test comes first ...Read more

Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pain In The Back (Definition)

Pain in the back = dorsalgia = discomfort of any ...Read more