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Pain near lower back left side..Could this be the sacrum? I also have numbness in left toe area could this be related
Yes: May have compressed nerves in back...Get a more detailed answer ›
I have multiple Tarlov cysts in my Sacrum, besides pain would this cause a numbness feeling in my right flank area.
Not likely: Tarlov's cysts in the sacrum MIGHT cause symptoms further down your back or legs, but should not affect your flank area (above the pelvis and below the ribs in your back) because nerve sensations all go down rather than up. You could however have something else going on further up in your spine to explain this. See the doc who diagnosed the cysts. Good luck. ...Read more
What would cause me to feel numbness on only my right upper torso including both sides of my chest and upper and lower back?
Hi, I have been having tingling and numbness for about 2 years that has now spread to my lower back. It comes and goes but now I'm nauseas.
Anxiety may be?: Need more information. Do you have Migraine? Do you exercise ? What kind? High Impact? What have you done to relieve ? Do you have pain with this?Is nausea only with Tingling sensation? or with food? do you have some stressors like studies, job, staying away fro family etc? Try Meditation and Yoga . Get examined. hope you feel better ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pinched nerve in my lower back, for 3 month now. Been working out, My numbness in upper back has increased severely why is this? & how can I recover?
Nerve impingement: can be caused by being sandwiched between two spinal bones, pressed by a bulging disc. It can cause muscle spasm and back pain. This condition must be professionally managed. See an interventional pain management specialist for definitive diagnosis and management. See your dentist for tooth pain. ...Read more
Pinched Nerve: While there are many causes of leg pain and numbness one of the most common causes is lumbar radiculopathy. This occurs when one of the nerves leaving the back gets compressed as it leaves the spine and travels down the leg. Compression may occur due to degenerative/bulging discs or arthritic bone spurs contacting the nerve. See your physician if these symptoms last longer than 2 weeks. ...Read more