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Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless I twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless I twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

? Nerve pain: Can't really offer a diagnosis here without more history and exam but I would consider something like meralgia paresthetica. Look it up and see if it corresponds to your history which is often of tight jeans, belt, or other compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in lower left side just above my hip. Bad cramping. And constantly bubbling. Stabing pain when I sit in certain positions?

I have a sharp pain in lower left side just above my hip. Bad cramping. And constantly bubbling. Stabing pain when I sit in certain positions?

JHS & IBS: 20's female with hip region pain and abdominal gurgling and cramping might have Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (JHS) with sacroiliac joint subluxation aroused by certain bio mechanical forces that are positional. Inherited loose ligaments of JHS are possible. JHS is highly associated with fibromyalgia and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). ...Read more

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What could be the cause of burning pain - lower left side of spine, over to left hip and down left thigh?

What could be the cause of burning pain - lower left side of spine, over to left hip and down left thigh?

Disc herniation: This could be an upper lumbar disc herniation. It could also be referred pain. If the pain persists see year orthopedic spinal specialist. ...Read more

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I'm hurting lower backlower stomach. Like a sore pain. It settles at diff places. Ths morn. It's on left side above hip bone. Could it b serious? Been 2w

Too vague: Cannot answer w/o more details as to the nature, locations, frequency, duration, relation to activity and more. A multicentric pain at your age would more likely be systemic but could be due to multiple independent factors. Tell us more. ...Read more

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What to do if I have back trouble - pain in lower left side an tight hips?

What to do if I have back trouble - pain in lower left side an tight hips?

Depnds.: Without an exam, I can only give general information.
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Mostly, rest followed by physical therapy. ...Read more

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What to do if I have lower back and hip pain on my left side, what could be the problem?

What to do if I have lower back and hip pain on my left side, what could be the problem?

See details: The origin is likely the lower back and this could be due to arthritis, a strain or even congenital instability. ...Read more

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I've had constant pain in my lower back and left side of hip for a week now, what can I do?

I've had constant pain in my lower back and left side of hip for a week now, what can I do?

Back pain: The back pain can be caused by muscle strain, spinal stenosis, ruptured disc, nerve impingement. ..
One sided back pain might also be caused by kidney issues.
Without additional information, it's hard to identify the cause of your pain. Please seek help from a pcp, pain management physician, neurologist or physiatrist, you might benefit from a comprehensive evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I am feeling so MCH pain lower left part of chest and upper right side of hip please please tell what should I do for it?

Need for evaluation: There is insufficient information in your message to provide a meaningful opinion. Please see a doctor for a proper history, physical examination and may be lab tests and imaging studies. In the mean time you may take over the counter pain medicine like acetaminophen. ...Read more

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I have pain on the left side of my hip and into lower back. I also drink about 3 drinks everynight. I am only 25 y/o fem.?

See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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She is feeling too much pain left lower side of chest and right upper side of hips can u please tell me pain occur only one side? And what it's treat

Pain can be anywhere: Need more information. It is important to see your family physician and have her do a complete physical. Pain is a signal that something is not right and it is important to find the cause. ...Read more

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What could cause bad lower back/hip pain that switches from left to right side occasionally? Feels very stiff, sometimes felt in butt. Going on 6month

What could cause bad lower back/hip pain that switches from left to right side occasionally? Feels very stiff, sometimes felt in butt. Going on 6month

Soft tissues: 32y fem has "severe low back/hip pain alternating from side to side for six months" + sciatica. Largest joints in axial spine are sacroiliac joints, SIJ, & responsible for up to 30% of chronic low back pain per med lit. Lumbar nerve roots that conjoin to make sciatic nerve lie over ventral sulcus of SIJ. SIJ hypermobility can tug on these nerves, stimulate them & thereby arouse pain. See Osteopath ...Read more

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I have back pain in the lower left side and tight hips - what's going on?

See below: There are many causes of low back pain and hip pain. Often they are related. Usually acute back or hip pain will improve over 1-2 weeks with anti-inflammatories, gentle streching, and use of heat/ice. If your pain does not improve or gets worse you should contact your physician. ...Read more

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24f sharp lower left side pain between ribs and hip! Constant!?

Get a physical!: New onset sharp left sided abdominal pain can have many etiologies. Without a physician history and examination, it is hard to guess the cause. Musculoskeletal pains, constipation, kidney infection, enlarged spleen, diverticulitis among possibilities.... ...Read more

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I have pain in lower left side around hip area it has now traveled to my left thigh the pain is getting stronger and becoming more frequent?

I have pain in lower left side around hip area it has now traveled to my left thigh the pain is getting stronger and becoming more frequent?

Radiculopathy: It sounds like a nerve root in your lower back spine is "being pinched", also called "disc disease", it may also been spinal stenosis. Suggest to be evaluated before it gets worse. Of course other reasons also are possible, like a " mass compressing on a nerve".Please consult your doctor, don't treat yourself. ...Read more

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I strained my lower back 2 weeks ago while bending down. The pain low back is much better, but now at times, I have pain on lateral side of left hip.

I strained my lower back 2 weeks ago while bending down. The pain low back is much better, but now at times, I have pain on lateral side of left hip.

Physical therapy: It possible you strained your hip at the same time and you now notice it as your back pain has improved. At this time focus on core abdominal strength and exercise is important. If the pain does not change the way you walk, limit your activity, and is relieved with rest it probably not worrisome and will resolve over time. If it persists or worsens beyond a few weeks you should be evaluated. ...Read more

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The left side of my lower back, right above my hip, is numb, and it pains and tingles constantly?

Musculoskeletal pain: If you are active (weight lifting, sports, etc), it's likely simple low back strain - very common. If you are not having any weakness in the legs, trouble moving your bowels or urinating, and no fevers (the "red flag symptoms"), you can give it a few days to see if it resolves with some rest, gentle forward bends and perhaps some ibuprofen:600 mg every 6 hrs. If any red flag symptoms, see a doctor ...Read more

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Feeling dull aches in the lower left side of my abdomen, just above then hip area. Any idea what this could be?

Feeling dull aches in the lower left side of my abdomen, just above then hip area. Any idea what this could be?

No: There are many causes for pain in this area with most being related to GI or gyn issues. You should have this evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Keep having left side pains above my hip, and also lower left belly pains but not all the time and not severe, is this normal?

Keep having left side pains above my hip, and also lower left belly pains but not all the time and not severe, is this normal?

Left sided pain: How old are you? And any chance you could be pregnant? What is your diet like? Could be anything from ovary related to diet to something dangerous. Consult with us to help solve this issue. ...Read more

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Pain in the left side of my hip and lower back. It only really hurts when I walk been taking pain pills but still hurts nothing else

Pain in the left side of my hip and lower back. It only really hurts when I walk been taking pain pills but still hurts nothing else

Musculoskeletal pain: Definitely sounds like a musculoskeletal problem. Should consult a primary care physician if it doesn't go away. Could try warm heating pads, - if you don't have any ulcers or stomach problems - then Ibuprofen may help decrease the inflammation. ...Read more

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I get sharp pains in my abdomen after I eat any normal meal. I recently got incredible sharp pains on my lower left side of my hip.

IBS: Teenagers w. "sharp abdominal pain" & unilateral "hip pain" seeks etiology/medical treatment. If symptoms are more than transitory, a unifying dynamic might be pelvic soft tissue/ligament disorder. My experience: young persons w. injured & hypermobile sacroiliac joints often have IBS symptoms; from dysautonomia whereby parasympathetic nerves are impinged in region of proximate ventral SIJ sulcus. ...Read more

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Was told spine has holes and mine on left side are starting to close (means?) I have right side hip pain could it all be related? Mri on lower spine.

Was told spine has holes and mine on left side are starting to close (means?) I have right side hip pain could it all be related? Mri on lower spine.

Degenerative disease: The "holes" your doc referred to are probably the foramen, or spaces that the nerves travel through to get out of the spine on the way to muscles, skin, etc. Closing of the holes is "stenosis, " or pinching of the nerves leading to leg pain, tingling, abnormal sensations, etc. Stenosis is often related to degenerative disease (arthritis) which can also cause pain in the back of the hip or thigh. ...Read more

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I noticed a small lump on my left lower hip or upper butt side it's grown bigger and a lot harder and is painful below the lump. Like the bone hurts.?

I noticed a small lump on my left lower hip or upper butt side it's grown bigger and a lot harder and is painful below the lump. Like the bone hurts.?

See your Doctor: This could be several things, you need to be seen by your doctor ang get the lump checked out. The most concerning thing would be an infection or abscess. ...Read more

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I have kidney pain on my left side that comes and goes and it radiates to my lower hip and front pelvic area, what could this be? I've had it for about 3 days now and it hurts alot

I have kidney pain on my left side that comes and goes and it radiates to my lower hip and front pelvic area, what could this be? I've had it for about 3 days now and it hurts alot

Flank pain: Lots of causes of flank pain. Pain that comes and goes and radiates to the pelvic area could be a kidney stone - but many other causes from ovarian cyst to pelvic infection to ectopic pregnancy, even appendicitis are possible. Make sure you are not pregnant! Please see your doctor for evaluation. If it's a kidney stone, a urine dipstick test will show microscopic amounts of blood. ...Read more