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Body aches during 24hr stomach flu. Day later sacrum area tight, tender to touch on right side. Still that way 3 days later. Whats wrong? 26/f. Cancer
About a month has passed that i fell in a minor accident about the right side of tail bone and sacrum , i fell some tenderness at these bones.?
Tail Bone: "tail bone" pain, or coccydynia, could be due to several reasons: direct trauma, or l5-s1 disc protrusion. If the pain is slightly to the side, si joint (sacroiliac joint) may be causing the pain. If the pain is continuing beyond several weeks, you need to get an x-ray, and and then MRI of lumbar and sacrum. The treatment is typically physical therapy, chiropractic, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a tender area just to the left of my spine an inch above my sacrum, which, when pressed refers pain down my leg to my foot. What could it be?
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
V tender over g'bladdr. U/s of abdo normal. Pain under lower ribs. Is it possible pain is muscular in origin, given the most sensitive area g'bddr?
My E.S.R. rate is at 53. I have about 2 tender to touch glands both sides starting at arm pit down on sides. Hurt when I press. Have them for 7 weeks.
And your question is: So far we know you have an elevated ESR indicating a likely acute inflammatory reaction of some type supported by your report of swollen lymph glands (i.e. lyphmadenopathy) which are painful to touch. But that's where the story ends. They will not go away without treatment. I suspect you are following with someone otherwise, how would you know the sed rate. Plan to biopsy I imagine? Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
V tender over g'blddr esp when touch. Pain under R ribs and back intermitent U/s normal. Could this be stress related, even though pain is def real?
Is it possible that herpes could cause a big painless node(s) in the groin or are herpes lymph nodes always going to be tender/painful?3 day aftersex
Thoughts: Typically if you first get infected with herpes, small sores, scabs and itching occur first and then the virus lays dormant for years. That presentation sounds more like an infected follicle which you could use bacitracin for. See your doctor or someone with an infectious disease background and be examined. You can check a blood test to rule out exposure if really concerned. ...Read more