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I've been having back pain that's sensitive to touch on spine and radiates to the right side of abdomen, rt side is also sensitive to touch.

I've been having back pain that's sensitive to touch on spine and radiates to the right side of abdomen, rt side is also sensitive to touch.

Any studies?: This may represent nerve or nerve root irritation. If it is inflammatory an NSAID may help; if no resolution then seek further evaluation. ...Read more

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There is a part of my spine that protrudes in lower back. If I touch it it is very sensitive - feels like one vertabrae is larger than others ?

There is a part of my spine that protrudes in lower back. If I touch it it is very sensitive - feels like one vertabrae is larger than others  
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An xray of your: lower spine might answer the question. Please ask your doctor to order it. This may or may not be serious but it's worth your time. ...Read more

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My lower back is very sensitive. My husband just lightly touched my spine and i had severe pain. It goes all the way down my lower back to my butt.

Sensitive Back: Would recommend evaluation by pain specialist to rule out serious causes of low back pain like the discs. The musculature can also be sensitive in conditions like fibromyalgia. ...Read more

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I have constant pain in low back and left hip over 3 months. Extremely sensitive/painful to touch at 2 points directly on spine and down left hip. ?

I have constant pain in low back and left hip over 3 months. Extremely sensitive/painful to touch at 2 points directly on spine and down left hip. ?

Your medical history: Suggests you have degenerative lumbar spine disease, spinal stenosis or osteoarthritis of the hip, or some combination of the above issues. See your physiciain and start with a physical. your doc can then order tests as appropriate to make a diagnosis. Once that is established then a treatment plan can be formulated. If you develop sudden severe tearing back pain that isn't like usual pain? 911. ...Read more

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Cervical spine pain and sensitive to touch. My bones feel like they are crunching together. What do I do?

Cervical spine pain and sensitive to touch. My bones feel like they are crunching together. What do I do?

See a doctor: See a doctor who specializes in these problems. That could be a physiatrist (specialist in physical medicine and rehab), orthopedist or neurologist. ...Read more

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What is a deteriating spine?

What is a deteriating spine?

Arthritis: 95% of the time, this means you have every day wear and tear changes. This otherwise is the same as degenerative spinal arthritis or ddd or degenerative disk disease. These wear and tear changes are a normal part of the aging process. Doing general core exercises 15-20 minutes 3-5 days a week will slow the process. ...Read more

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