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What causes pain in left side of my chest and back?

What causes pain in left side of my chest and back?

Many causes!: Most worrisome would be heart issues, followed by pleurisy and other lung problems. It also could be a rib issue, or a muscle issue. See your doc asap! ...Read more

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What does sharp pain mean in your left side and in back and stomach.

What does sharp pain mean in your left side and in back and stomach.

Could be lots...: Of things, ranging from musculoskeletal, nerve root, GI spasm, kidney or ureter issues, e.g. Stone or infection, other. Call your doc to ask. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in your upper and lower left side of your stomach?

What can cause pain in your upper and lower left side of your stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What causes sharp pains in the left side of your chest and back in women?

What causes sharp pains in the left side of your chest and back in women?

Many possibities: Chest pain in any person can have many causes ranging from simple muscular pain to heart disease or a pulmonary embolus . Your physician should take a careful history as to what provokes the pain and its qualities. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the left side that radiates to your back?

What causes pain in the left side that radiates to your back?

Numerous: Numerous causes are possible, and the range of possibilities varies with your age, gender, and previous medical conditions. If it is left side of chest, causes include pneumonia, pericarditis, pleuritis, chest wall pain, shingles, pneumothorax, and many more. Left flank pain can be kidney stones or infection, bowel problems, etc. Best to see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause lower back pain and numbness on the left side and middle back pain and numb on the right side?

What can cause lower back pain and numbness on the left side and middle back pain and numb on the right side?

Disk disease?: You need to be evaluated by a doctor. He needs to obtained a detailed history and perform a thorough physical exam. If your doctor is concerned, he/she will order appropriate imaging to confirm his suspicions. Numbness is not normal. ...Read more

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What would cause pain in my left side and low pain . I get spasms across the belly.

What would cause pain in my left side and low pain . I get spasms  across the belly.

Pain: Left lower quadrant abdominal pain may be seen in diverticulitis/ diverticulosis. However, many other conditions can also present with similar symptom location. A colonoscopy may be needed for adequate diagnosis. Please, check with your physician for adequate diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in my right side by the ribcage?

Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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What would cause sharp, stabbing pain in your lower back on the right side with no injury?

What would cause sharp, stabbing pain in your lower back on the right side with no injury?

Sharp pain: Sharp pains are usually from the muscles. A muscle pull may do it. Try using heat, which should help and keep moving. Walking is best, so is swimming. ...Read more

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What are the causes of lower left side back pain?

What are the causes of lower left side back pain?

Refer to answer: Causes of left sided lbp are left sided sciatica, left sided sacral ilitis, and rarely left sided pelvic lesions or inflammation. We suggest refer to your physician to identify the problem and resolve the problem. ...Read more

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What is the reason for pain in lower right side of your back and stomach?

What is the reason for pain in lower right side of your back and stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in the lower left side of back under ribcage?

What can cause  pain in the lower left side of back under  ribcage?

See below: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more

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If you have pain on your right side neck and shoulder can this cause pain on your right side lower back and down leg? No pain on left side at all

Yes: Neck sprains and these types of "spasms" can occur upon awakening and can radiate all the way to the feet. Also remember that neck and low back pain can result from the same sprain. ...Read more

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What causes pain in the upper left side of my back when I cough?

What causes pain in the upper left side of my back when I cough?

Pain with cough: Pain in the back with cough can have several causes, including muscle strain, inflammation and infections such as pneumonia. Best to see a doctor for examination. ...Read more

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What would cause a sharp pain in the lower left side of my stomach?

What would cause a sharp pain in the lower left side of my stomach?

Get it checked: There are many causes of left sided abdominal pain 1diverticulitis 2kidney infection/stones 3pelvic inflammatory disease in women 4inflanmatory bowel disease' 5irritable bowel syndrome 6bowel obstruction i will recommend you see your doctor or a gastroenterologist, to find the cause of the pain. ...Read more

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What can cause severe pain in my lower pelvic area on the right side?

What can cause severe pain in my lower pelvic area on the right side?

Depends on gender: For women there are more diagnoses to consider including ovarian cyst and ectopic pregnancy. For both genders appendicitis is a consideration depending on circumstances, as is a kidney stone that has gotten stuck in the lower ureter. A hernia can also cause pain but is usually visable. This symptom should be evaluated by a medical provider as some of the causes are serious. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of pain in my lower right side?

Lots of stuff: Appenditis, ruptured ovarian cyst, kidney stones, constipation, gastroenteritis, gallbladder problems, abcsess, ischemic colitis, ulcerative colitis, ibs..... Bottom line: go see your doc....He can order the proper tests to assess you better. ...Read more

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What causes pain in your lower back and radiates down back of legs?

Pinched nerves: Decreased space for the nerves in the low back can results in low back pain that radiates into the lower extremities. This can be due to a herniated disc, spinal stenosis, spondylolisthesis, or a variety of other reasons (including hip arthritis, poor circulation, etc.). ...Read more

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