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Pain In Lower Left Buttock
Pain in lower back down thru left buttock down leg. pain stays mainly in thigh area. buttock goes numb & from back to buttock has a burning sensation?
I fell very hard on my right backside last night. It is impossible to sit, and very painful to walk in my lower left buttock. Not the tailbone. ?
Buttock fall: May be musculoskeletal, try ice 10 minutes on 50 minutes off, Motrin( if not allergic) ,Epsom salt bath ( 1/4 cup in bath x 15-20 minutes). If persists (more then 48 hours) consider x-ray to make sure you did not fracture a vertebra,hip or coccyx (tailbone). If you have leg weakness, uneven leg length, bowel or bladder issues blood in urine, that is a medical emergency and go to ER . ...Read more
I have lower back pain by buttock area and left side.This pain is usually comes and go.What can it be?
Severe lower back pain. Goes from left side of back, down to left buttock. Hurts to sit, when lying down can't get back up. ?
I have a small rash on my lower hip/ upper left buttock. It doesn't itch, but it is red and painful. is it just a rash or something more?
Pain left side of lower back, above buttock. Radiates intermittently into groin and when it does, v painful. Eases with nurofen, worse on rest. Cause?
Radiculopathy: refers to pain or other symptoms that occur in a location supplied by a nerve, when the problem occurs at or near the root of the nerve, shortly after its exit from the spinal cord. Radicular pain in the groin results compression or irritation of a spinal nerve root in the upper lumbar spine (low pain). This can result from inflammation surrounding the nerve root. Nuprofen reduces inflammation ...Read more
Is it a fibromyalgia or not?It started with pain in left buttock, then pain in lower back 2months ago but now only cramps in neck&shoulder with hot sen
Follow criteria: There are criteria for diagnosing fibromyalgia: you must have at least 11 of 18 defined tender points (a rheumatologist or physiatrist can examine these), as well as pain on both the left & right sides of the body, and both above & below the waist for a least 3 months. Specific symptoms (other than pain) also need to be present. Other conditions need to be ruled out before diagnosing fibromyalgia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 15 weeks pregnant and i'm getting bad dull lower backache going into my left buttock is this normal?
I have pain in my lower back left side. Also felt at top of left buttock and left lower abdomen. Worse when weight bearing.
Lumbar strain: This sort of pain can be caused by a number of things but a muscular cause is common and we call this lumbar strain. Talk to your pcp. ...Read more
Have pain in my lower back and sometimes left buttock. Hard to turn over at ngt and sometimes left hip and thigh go numb if i lay in that side 2 long?
See a DO soon: Your best bet it does is to see an osteopathic physician, who can do a complete osteopathic physical examination on you to determine if you have any postural asymmetry, scoliosis, trauma history that could be impacting your symptoms now. Your history will help determine whether your pain only happens while you're sleeping and resting on your side, or if it's continuous when you're walking or driving long distance. ...Read more
Left lower back, buttock, leg pain ×3weeks. 10 days of steriod no help. Pain worse when sitting, standing & walking. Pain varies, worst in buttock. Tried piriformis stretches but increases pain.
My left buttock, arm and lower leg muscles occasionally feel worn out even though I haven't exercised. What could be causing it?
ExerciseYourOptions: Depends on how "occasionally."Easiest explanation is that you're out of shape and need to use those muscles more. But if it just gets worse with more activity you might want to see somebody about it. Not just sore for a while, but noticeably weaker. Also, are you sure it's just on the left? Or more weak on the left? The asymmetry is more concerning. So get a checkup if this doesn't get better soon ...Read more
I have an aching pain in my left buttock which is unbearable. Its come after having lower back pain and it seem worse when im resting.
Sciatica: 30's male with unilateral low back ; buttock pain describes sciatica. If acute use rest ; heat. If chronic (more than 2-3 mo) concen for lumbar disk, pyriformis syndrome, sacroiliac joint (sij) disorder, etc. Osteopaths can discern. I have found young males often incur chronic sciatica from extreme sports participation w. Permanent sij injury ; subluxation (occupational disabilities guidelines). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
F/57 I have this strong pain in my lower left pelvis that radiates to the upper left buttock it shoot down my left upper leg. what can this be?
Possibly a sciatica: A sciatica is caused by an irritation of a nerve in the back that then can cause pain that runs down the leg like you are describing. There are also potentially other causes as well. Usually a detailed history and exam can determine the cause. Thank you for your question. ...Read more
For the last few days had pain when bending/moving on left hand side where buttock and lower back meets seems worse at night after work when resting ?
Low back strain: Your description suggests the likelihood of low back strain which is often treated with OTC analgesics and usually resolves in 1-2 weeks. However, for a precise diagnosis you should see your physician. To read about the diagnosis and treatment of back pain go to > http://bit.ly/1r1aZ7G and http://bit.ly/1lF3Xcs ...Read more
Have sore to touch spots on left side only in buttock, lower back, upper back, neck n chest. No injury or exercise. What could it be?
All on left side?: You're young at 28, but a pattern of spots on one side of the body suggests shingles or herpes zoster. If so, you could develop more pain than soreness. Best to get checked because some medications can help to prevent this developing and others can help manage the pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lower back pain just above left buttock and hurts to arch back and then hurts around the side to the low left front abdomen area. What could this be?
Difficult to tell: Without physical exam, but it sounds like it could be facet arthopathy/arthritis. This can often be felt in the back on one side often with radiation around to the side of the flank or feel like a sharp stabbing pain from the back forward. You also have had a c-section, which could lead to different fascial strains or muscular issues that could produce this. I would recommend a good physical exam. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I get pain in my left buttock area as thigh when i stand up from sitting and have lower leg pain and sometimes foot pain doesn't bother me when walkin?
Sciatica: As you have described, my first diagnosis would be sciatic nerve irritation, or sciatica. Many times this can be easily treated with physical therapy. Go see your primary care physician for initial evaluation. That will determine if you need pt and even further evaluation with an mri. ...Read more
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