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Pain In The Left Side Of My Back
I have a pain in the left side of my back it hurts when i breath in. It has been present for about 9 days it doesn't hurt to touch?
Call your doctor: With symptoms this complex, you owe it to yourself to call your doctor to help you make sense out of them. ...Read more
See your doc: Depending on what part of your back is affected, how you fell and how far you fell along with other general information can help determine what type of injury you may have sustained. If you fell over 5 feet onto a hard surface, you should get evaluated sooner than later especially if the pain is severe. ...Read more
I've had pain in upper left side of my back with 3 months, it seems to be travelling around to front side now and around my shoulder. .
Back pain in young: Young patients rarely need further evaluation for back pain as it is usually self-limiting. For mild symptoms, muscle pains are most common. Consider also disc herniation which may cause pain without sciatica. Stress fracture occurs in 5% of the population. If symptoms persist, then see your doc for a more specific evaluation. Treat with tylenol/nsaids, salonpas hot patches, pilates/yoga. ...Read more
Depends...: Can definitely be due to a lot of issues - can be something as simple as strained muscles to a disc herniation. Recommend discussing with your pcp or pain specialist to determine if diagnostic testing is necessary. ...Read more
Pain: Could by a severe strain or a partial or fully torn rotator cuff. It could be a nerve related problem. You need to be seen by your primary care doctor to have further evaluation. Are you trying nsaids for this problem on a scheduled basis. And it also depends how long you have had this problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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