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What can it be if I am feeling severe sharp pain in the left side of my back?

What can it be if I am feeling severe sharp pain in the left side of my back?

Depends: If you are alluding to your lumbar region then you may be having lumbar strain or beginning radiculopathy. Other specialists may give you other causes. Have your doctor check you out for your peace of mind. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of sharp pain on the left side of my back?

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

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I fell and now I have a lot of pain on the left side of my back.What can I do?

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

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I have pain on the left side of my back near my spine. What can I take for this?

I have pain on the left side of my back near my spine. What can I take for this?

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

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I have a sticking pain in my left side of my back what could this means?

I have a sticking pain in my left side of my back what could this means?

Backpain: hi brandon123, plse advise exact location, upper, mid lower, R,L, or what caused it or makes it worse, radiation and if + fever or burning with urination in order to give you exact diagnosis thanks ...Read more

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I keep having this pain on my left side of my back it really hurts what could be causing it?

Several options: Back pain is usually related to arthritic changes to the spine. Sometime back pain can be related to infections, cancer, fractures, or even other organs such as the kidney, bladder, etc. If your pain lasts greater than 2 weeks i would see your physician. ...Read more

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Why do I have pain down the left side of my back and arm?

Why do I have pain down the left side of my back and arm?

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 more

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