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Problem Back Pain
Got hit by car 3 days ago on a bike. no injuries. Some memory/reasoning problems. Back pain and some neck pain if tilted back. Haven't seen doctor. ?
See A Doctor NOW: Your symptoms indicate that you have had at minimum some degree of injury to your head/upper body; you possibly had a concussion. Head injury can lead to serious consequences and long-term impairment both physical and cognitive. Additionally you may have other injuries, eg. soft tissue injuries & bone fractures. See a doctor NOW for diagnosis and treatment of these potentially serious symptoms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am sufring with pinched nerve in the back at L4L5. problems back pain, pain and numbness in legs. Also constipation. will it cure. ?
17 year old female. No health problems. Back pain on spine at bra strap. No radiating/tingling. Aso 400+. Crp 8.9. Wbc normal. Sed rate normal. She has no strep symptoms. Pain for 1 month. X-ray ok?
Back pain : Yes gastric reflux can cause back pain when the acid from the stomach irritates the esophogeal lining or heart burn. You need to see your doctor to discuss the best way to solve this problem. A lot of times its life style changes of foods and stress that will help. Otherwise medications can help. ...Read more
See below: Not sure i understand this question some people have more back pain when they bend forward, this is usually seen in people with disc problems. Other people have more pain when they bend backward which suggests problems with the back joints (facet joints) or can be a sign of spinal stenosis which is a condition that typically occurs in older adults. ...Read more
Dr. Plez help me i am having chronic problem of Back pain now a days.2 yrs before i had problem of Loss of Lumber lordosis.
Exercise regularly: For persons with chronic , greater that 3 months of continuous pain, a muscle strengthening and stretching program can help decrease symptoms. In addition, NSAIDS my be of benefit in treating this type of discomfort. If these fail to reduce the symptom I suggest you see your primary care doctor. ...Read more
Rarely: Very serious back problems often seen in people who have had multiple surgeries and have a lot of scar tissue causing nerve compression will have genitorurinary problems but this is not usually the case in most men with back pain. See a urologist and have a work-up. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
If i lift heavy my back starts paining for atleast a week it continues.m 17 yrs 66kg 5 feet 5inches before a year.. there ws no problem of back pain.
Why do gallbladder problems cause back pain? Is there any way to alleviate it? Was diagnosed with moderate sludge, and I have pain after most meals.
Referred pain: is the way that your body perceives pain from internal organs. Gallbladder irritation can be felt as back pain by your body. The pancreas also classically causes pain that radiates to the back. In general, you can decrease GB symptoms by avoiding fatty foods. Surgery is another option, esp if you are having consistent pain despite diet modification. ...Read more
Treated for UTI but still feel very sick , weak limbs, muscle spasms all over body and very weak . Did my UTI cause kidney problems ? No back pain .
"Damage" unlikely: It often takes time to feel 100% again after treatment of any type of infectious process including a UTI in a 27 year old. Just stay the course with your medications, drink plenty of water, cranberry juice if that's your persuasion during this decade when it appears to be helpful, and remember, to wipe "Front to Back." If symptoms still persist within the next few days, call your doctor. ...Read more
I have problem with my back pain especially at my shoulder and it will effect me with dizziness. What type of medication should I take. Tq.?
None w/out diagnosis: Presentation is interesting.In my pain practice, i've seen similar.Frequently, the problem is rib dysfunction which causes pain near the shoulder (usually behind shoulder).This same problem can affect muscles, nerves, & blood flow to the head causing neck pain &/or problems like dizziness.A good history & physical including an osteopathic hands-on exam may find the cause leading to cure-w/out meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer