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What can I do for this pain in lower right back when moving certain ways?

What can I do for this pain in lower right back when moving certain ways?

Back pain: Back pain can be a result of problems in the muscles, the spine or the spinal roots. If it is worse with certain movements, suggests a mechanical issue. Important to know if the pain radiates, or if there is any numbness or tingling in the legs that occur along with the pain. First, sounds like it needs evaluation, and then if it is more muscular in nature, physical therapy would probably help. ...Read more

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Lower right abdomen feels heavy. Slight pain in lower right back which comes once in a while. Is it anything serious?needs medication or goes away

Lower right abdomen feels heavy.
Slight pain in lower right back which comes once in a while. Is it anything serious?needs medication or goes away

Depends on context. : Your symptoms can suggest diagnoses as varied as constipation, muscular back pain, acute appendicitis or shingles. If you’re having a fever and lack of appetite, get to ED. Otherwise, a regular doctor visit would be the place to start. ...Read more

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Sir i have pain in lower right back ... no change in colour of urine ...also no problem while urinating....is this pain is relating to kidney....

Sir i have  pain in lower right back ... no change in colour of urine ...also no problem while urinating....is this pain is relating to kidney....

Pain: Pain in lower right back can be due to many things including kidney issues. What is your general health like? Do you smoke? Do you have a history of kidney issues? Consult with us to help you better. ...Read more

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Ive been experiencing dull/sharp pain in lower right back for two weeks, a few instances of nausea and feverish chills, and headaches. Is this serious?

Ive been experiencing dull/sharp pain in lower right back for two weeks, a few instances of nausea and feverish chills, and headaches.
Is this serious?

?infection: Low back pain without fever could be many things. But if it truly associated with the fever and chills, then a pelvic infection can be much more likely. Get an urgent consult with your doctor ...Read more

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Pain in lower right back. Pulled muscle i think. It's been a week. Any suggestions? I don't take meds. Just a back strain i hope? What can it be?

Pain in lower right back. Pulled muscle i think. It's been a week. Any suggestions? I don't take meds. Just a back strain i hope? What can it be?

Give it time or: If it is a "pulled muscle" it will get better over time with some local heat applications & rest with some restriction of activity. If the pain is severe, then you may want to check with your doctor to make sure that it is not another issue like a kidney stone or other source of pain. ...Read more

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I felt pain in lower right back area, with nausea and then in my abdomen then the pain now in my lower right abdomen with tenderness , what could be ?

I felt pain in lower right back area, with nausea and then in my abdomen then the pain now in my lower right abdomen with tenderness , what could be ?

UTI/Kidney Stone: You may want to go see a doctor, if your lower abdomen continues to hurt and you have have tight pain around the kidneys, you may have a UTI or a kidney stone. ...Read more

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Pain in lower right back above buttocks. Travels down leg. Knee pain shooting down leg when crossing legs. No knee swelling, full weight bearing.

Pain in lower right back above buttocks. Travels down leg. Knee pain shooting down leg when crossing legs. No knee swelling, full weight bearing.

Sciatica: It is very likely you have sciatica. The sciatic nerve can be irritated with by many things. Recommend NSAIDs, exercise and ab strengthening. Sleep and sit on hard NOT soft surfaces. If not better definitive treatment is medrol dose pak and/or PT. ...Read more

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3 yrs heavy drinking, 1 yr smoking, bloodtest shows kidney/liver function ok. Dull pain in lower right back, burning in abdomen. Chronic pancreatitis?

3 yrs heavy drinking, 1 yr smoking, bloodtest shows kidney/liver function ok. Dull pain in lower right back, burning in abdomen.
Chronic pancreatitis?

Impossible to say: If you had blood tests because of these symptoms, i would hope that they also did tests for pancreatic damage, particularly a lipase (or an older test, amylase). Are you still drinking, despite the pain? If so, i would be very concerned. Easiest way to find if they are related is to stop and see what happens. Gastritis or even a peptic ulcer is a more common problem, and alcohol makes it worse. ...Read more

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All symptoms for past few days: pain in lower right back side, no bowel movement, clamy hot and cold, sweats, fever at night. Have taken magnesium citrate but no BM.

All symptoms for past few days: pain in lower right back side, no bowel movement, clamy hot and cold, sweats, fever at night.  Have taken magnesium citrate but no BM.

Try a few doses of: Milk of Magnesia (magnesium hydroxide). If no BM , you may have a fecal impaction requiring manual removal. This can be done in a minor emergency facility. They can also check you for this fever, which should be measured. Seek medical help in the next 24-48 hrs or immediately if symptoms become worse. ...Read more

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After eating a meal a week ago i got an upset stomach. Now I have lower right abdominal pain with lower right back pain. Usually a ache with cramps?

?inflammation: Discomfort that localized to the right lower abdomen after a prior upset stomach could be due to appendicitis. I recommend that your physician examine you for that possibility. Right upper abdominal discomfort radiating to the back is more suggestive of a gall bladder problem. ...Read more

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Lower right abdominal pain and lower right back pain, fever, nausea, vomiting, can't walk straight, not hungry, foul smell in urine, tender, swelling.Help?

RLQ pain: Rlq pain associated with fevers, nausea, vomiting could be suggestive of multiple things such as appendicitis, cystitis, ovarian etiology etc. I suggest seeing your pcp at your earliest convenience or going to nearest er. Take care. ...Read more

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Having sharp stabing pain in lower right side back what could it possibly be that is wrong.

Having sharp stabing pain in lower right side back what could it possibly be that is wrong.

Sharp back pain: There are so many possibilities. If this persists, you should see your doctor for a checkup. ...Read more

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Sharp stabbing pain in lower right side back. Radiates into hip. Hurts most when bending or lifting leg to step. Chiro closed till July 14th. Help??

Sharp stabbing pain in lower right side back. Radiates into hip. Hurts most when bending or lifting leg to step. Chiro closed till July 14th. Help??

See details: It is likely an acute lumbosacral strain. Forget the chiropractor. A 16 year old needs a detailed evaluation to determine the cause of recurrent back pain. See a rheumatologist or orthopedist. ...Read more

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I have a numb tingling sensation in upper back on right side accompanied by nausea, headache and pain in lower right hip/back?

I have a numb tingling sensation in upper back on right side accompanied by nausea, headache and pain in lower right hip/back?

Right numbness/pain: May be the beginning of shingles. Alternatively could be kidney stone, gallbladder. Would follow up w/ doctor urgent care today as treatment for shingles w/ prednisone acyclovir could shorten the time of illness and decrease the pain and post -herpetic neuralgia. Gall bladder /stones need to diagnosed and treated as well f/u/ today ...Read more