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I developed a bump in my lower back on the left side above the sacrum, it's only sore when pressure is applied.This happened after deadlifts at the gym
Suspect muscle: This could be a cyst which may or may not be infected. With this there could be muscle or bone or joint or combination with tendon and bursa involvement as part of the pain. Sometimes at a gym there's risk of infection. Sometimes if you look at the bump there may be a small hole that may be plugged indicating a possible inclusion cyst. ...Read more
26 y/o fem no hx of fx fell on ice 2wk ago landed on sacrum. Painful to carry/lift weight such as in shoveling snow. No other s/s?
It will hurt: for a few months, you probably broke the tip ...Read more
I have cracking sounds from which feels like both sides of sacrum.Snd pain when sitting sertain positions or something hard.All way to illiac crest?
Have it looked at: See a professional. Cracking sounds are not normal. ...Read more
Base of spine.: The sacrum is a large flat trapezoidal bone, found at the base of the spine. It forms the posterior portion of the pelvis. There are four bones surrounding the sacrum: above is the lumbar vertebre (usually l5); below is the coccyx (tailbone) and to either side are the illiac bones of the pelvis. In front of the scarum is the pelvic cavity, and the posterior surface can be palpated through the skin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is this definite ?: Is this your diagnosis or did a doctor tell you this? Which nerve is the culprit, and how did this occur? To determine treatment, we need to know a diagnosis. Maybe a visit to an osteopathic physician can clarify issues, and provide treatment which can improve your issues. ...Read more