Doctor insights on:
Sudden Shooting Pain In Lower Back
See a doc: It is not really possible to help you without doing a physical examination. That is why you should get into see a doctor. They will be able to hopefully figure out what is going on and prescribe the correct treatment to help you. ...Read more
Back/Sacrum Pain: The back is made up of 5 vertebra and their adjacent discs. The lowest disc is connected to the sacrum, and the coccyx (tailbone) is connected to the sacrum. Sacral pain can develop from one of many of these contiguous structures. It is possible that your pain is coming from a disc, the bone, the spinal joints (facets), sacroiliac joint, ligaments, tendons, or muscles. See your doc to find out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a shooting pain in lower back down in my right leg. Is this sciatic nerve pain? How can I prevent this?
Symptom Vs Cause: Sciatica is the symptom of leg pain caused by a disc herniation or narrowing where the nerve exits the spine. A disc herniation is a outpouching of the disc from its normal place into the spinal canal or on the nerve and can be a source of pain in the back or down the leg. The nerve then goes to the muscle which can then hurt, spasm or feel sore or irritated. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Shooting pain in lower left abdomen/back. Lipoma in left lower back corresponds to abdomen pain area. Is lipoma cause of my abdomen pain, too?
Have pain in my middle to lower back.Not by spine but on the sides. always a dull pain but then all of a sudden I get shooting pain. Worse whenbreathe?
What to do if I have been experiencing shooting pain in my lower back and sides. Can someone help?
Nerve impingement: Herniated or bulging disc....See an orthopedist.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm a 50 yr old white female having sharp, shooting pain on my right side, a little above the lower back. Could this be something serious?
I get a shooting pain in my lower back - "the tailbone" when I sit for more than 5 min, since early twenties. If stand it relieves a bit. Any advice?
Coccyx: If the pain occurs with sitting in the tailbone, there may ba an issue with the coccyx. There are different causes of pain towards the tailbone region, including issues of the low back and sacro-iliac joint. I would recommend an orthopaedic evaluation to diagnose and give treatment recommendations. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Sharp pain in lower back also shooting down my leg
- Sudden sharp pain in lower right back
- Sudden sharp pain in lower back right side
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Sudden sharp pain in lower back left side
- Pain in lower back shooting down right leg
- Sharp shooting pain in lower back
- Sharp sudden pain in lower back
- Talk to a neurologist online