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Doctor insights on: Palpable Lump In Right Lower Back With Pain Radiating Along Back Of Leg

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Small painful lumps on lower back close to the spine, hurts to walk and feel legs a bit heavy?

Small painful lumps on lower back close to the spine, hurts to walk and feel legs a bit heavy?

Lumps probably not : Related but feel painful as most likely little fat tumors that are common and known as lipomas that when pressed down on put pressure on underlying muscles that are sore. Pain with walking and heaviness in legs suggest a symptom pattern known as claudication that may be vascular or spinal in origin. This whould be evaluated by your doctor for a diagnosis and treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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Hard lump on lower back size of a quarter under skin. Bad pulling in arms, shoulders, back, and legs. Feel most pain when I lie down for a while. ?

Hard lump on lower back size of a quarter under skin. Bad pulling in arms, shoulders, back, and legs. Feel most pain when I lie down for a while. ?

TimetoTakeYourLumps: Best to get it looked-at. An infection under the skin(an abscess,"boil") can be taken care of. And if it's some other kind of lump,it should be examined and a decision made as to what to do about it.The other problems are probably unrelated but can be figured-out at the same visit. Also, remember, if that lump is an infection, the longer you wait, the bigger it'll get and more painful the cure ...Read more

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Contemplating if I should go to the emergency room for a lump in my back that i believe cause great pain throughout my lower back, butt, & left leg?

Contemplating if I should go to the emergency room for a lump in my back that i believe cause great pain throughout my lower back, butt, & left leg?

No Need for ER visit: Pain in the distribution as you suggested describes the pattern of the nerve that travels in the leg called the sciatic nerve. The sciatic nerve is not the cause of the pain source, it is the result of an irritated nerve typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist. ...Read more

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Wat is itif simeone has lumps on lower back each side of spine and back hurts and legs go numb?

Wat is itif simeone has lumps on lower back each side of spine and back hurts and legs go numb?

Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. The lumps in the back maybe what are called trigger points where the muscle is spasmed. ...Read more

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Lumps in lower back. Lots of small ones, a few get bigger and smaller. Back pain, loss of appetite, nausea, hurts down to my legs, should I be worried?

Lumps in lower back. Lots of small ones, a few get bigger and smaller. Back pain, loss of appetite, nausea, hurts down to my legs, should I be worried?

Get checked: Most likely you have lumbar strain with muscle spasms and it should go away with conservative treatment. I'd still get it checked by your health provider. Good luck. ...Read more

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My back where it meets my butt is sore Dull pain until I turn. Bend over. Having a hard time lifting my legs. I feel a lump in my lower back ?

NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: With all your symptoms and finding of a lump,i wil suggest that you get yourself checked by your doctor to find out the cause of your pain and lump as it is very hard for us to say what it can be without examination ...Read more