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Mid Back Pain In The Morning
Gas & mid back pain in morning and mostlly at night that flairs when i need to urinate, is it caused by my large fibroids pressing on bladder ?
Complex pattern: Usually if pain flares with urination, we like to rule out bladder or kidney infection. Also stones. A simple urinalysis will do the job. Gas is not usually related to utis or fibroid, . Could a v large fibroid cause pressure on the intestine? Possible. Explore the relation with your food intake. Vegetables, beans and milk could cause lots of gas in intolerant persons. ...Read more
7 weeks of mid back pain. As the day progresses, the pain is almost gone but when I first wake up in the morning the stiffness is terrible. Ideas?
Morning back pain: This pattern somes very much like either degenerative arthritis (the normal wear-and-tear arthritis that we all get or a more unusual condition called ankylosing spondylitis. Also worth checking the firmness of your mattress. For help in sorting it out, see a doctor and consider an x-ray. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I am terrified I have pancreatic cancer - mid epigastric burning every early morning (around 3-4am - it wakes me up). I also have mid back pain. 30 yr?
Sometimes a Concern: Mid back pain/thoracic pain can be due simply to musculoskeletal causes such as strain/sprain or could be a sign of more serious disease such as a thoracic/abdominal aortic aneurism or perhaps a kidney issue amongst other causes. It is best to be evaluated for any pain that does not go away over the course of a few days or becomes progressively worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See below: Stop yourself before casually picking up a light or heavy load. Plan in your mind for the best way to lift what's in front of you. This could include enlisting help from one or more people. Lift and move slowly and carefully. Look at: http://www.Webmd.Com/back-pain/lifting-properly-to-prevent-back-injury. ...Read more
Rib injury from an accident 9 yrs ago. Residual pain recently and suddenly got worse along with mid back pain. Should I be conerned?
Possibly: please see your health care provider to assess whether you may have had an injury to a disc in your back referring pain into the back and the area of your rib where you had pain before ...Read more