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What does frequent bowel movement together with lower back pain indicate?

What does frequent bowel movement together with lower back pain indicate?

GI ISSUES AND PAIN: These symptoms could have totally independent origins such as irritable bowel disease co-existing with lumbar degenerative disk disease. However, you should check for changes in the color of the stools and if it seems oily as these my indicate problems arising from the gall bladder and/or the pancreas which may give both symptoms. You should follow up with pcp asap for evaluation and work up. ...Read more

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Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


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3wk I have lower left abdominal pain along with lower pelvic pain and painful bowel movements although stil loose with occasional blood when wiping.

3wk I have lower left abdominal pain along with lower pelvic pain and painful bowel movements although stil loose with occasional blood when wiping.

Lower left abdominal pain: There are certain causes of LLQ pain with pelvic pain. Diverticulitis is one possibility, +, first orders should include antibiotics,ESR ,Pelvic US+CT Scan of the Abdomen A Colonoscopy is contraindicated if suspect Diverticulitis. Lower pelvic pain might be more GYN related, such as ectopic or ruptured ovarian cyst.. Rectal bleed on paper might just be hemorrhoids/fissure ...Read more

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What does low left abdominal pain and bowel habit changes indicate?

What does low left abdominal pain and bowel habit changes indicate?

A million things: You need a good clinician to take a full history - what kind of changes in bowel habits - constipation, diarrhea, maybe both alternating, and what kind of abdominal pain - sharp, dull, aching, does it change with activity or rolling over in bed. The most common cause of constipation with left lower quadrant pain is irritable bowel syndrome, but could be diverticulosis, appendicitis and many other. ...Read more

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I have lower back pain associated with sluggish bowel movements this pain is radiating to my right hip and groin. Worse in morning?

I have lower back pain associated with sluggish bowel movements this pain is radiating to my right hip and groin.  Worse in morning?

Back pain: Back pain caused by disc degeneration or spinal stenosis can often get worse with "straining" due to sluggish colon. It may also radiate into groin or gluteal area. You need to increase your fiber (metamucil, etc) and other natural laxatives. Also, stay active. If this does not help you should have a check up, including hip x-rays, and an MRI of your back. ...Read more

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I am having extreme sciatic pain along with lower abdominal pain. frequent bowel movements with little output. diarrhea/waterlike stool. ?

I am having extreme sciatic pain along with lower abdominal pain. frequent bowel movements with little output. diarrhea/waterlike stool. ?

Pain: it sounds that you are having significant symptoms. I am assuming that your diarrhea is being caused because of your back pain. If that is the case you should be seen urgently. ...Read more

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Low right back pain with thin bowel movements?

Low right back pain with thin bowel movements?

LBP: These two symptoms are not likely related although the medications you're taking for the back pain (like ibuprofen) could cause bowel problems. ...Read more

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I'm having pain in upper abdomen on left side frequent urination and no BM what could that mean?

I'm having pain in upper abdomen on left side frequent urination and no BM what could that mean?

Likely constipation: Try laxatives to induce bowel movent on daily or every second day basis. Need to consult Dr if pain continues. ...Read more

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Low back pain, sacrum area. And urge to have a bowel movement, but with constipation, also nausea and pain in pelvis. ?

Low back pain, sacrum area. And urge to have a bowel movement, but with constipation, also nausea and pain in pelvis. ?

Constipation: Constipation can cause all of the symptoms described. Chronic constipation should be evaluated by your doctor who will evaluate for medication side effects, irritable bowel syndrome, spinal cord lesions and a number of other causes. ...Read more

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What causes painful bowel movement with back pain?

See Dr.: At age 72, you may hve some pinching nerves, some bowel neuropathy, or it may be simple constipation with referred pain to your back. Have a dr. Evaluate you and get a proper plausible diagnosis so any treatment if needed can be started, good luck. ...Read more

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What does back pain right before a bowel movement mean?

What does back pain right before a bowel movement mean?

Always?: If this has always been a problem for you it mat just be your anatomy. If it is new, check it out. ...Read more

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What can cause pain in my lower abdoman? Pain all day, small amount of bowel movement.

Hello. : Hello. If you are severely constipated or obstipated, it can be a cause for abdominal pain. Recommend that you drink at least 8 - 8 ounce glasses of water, have at least 5 servings of vegetables and 4 servings of fruit per day, avoid junk food and make sure you have plenty of fiber in your diet. In the mean time you may need to take a laxative. If you develop severe abdominal pain, you should be urgently evaluated. ...Read more

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Sciatica pain and bursitis pain started with straining for bowel movement pain also in small of back what to do?

Sciatica pain and bursitis pain started with straining for bowel movement pain also in small of back what to do?

Stretch and Exercise: i would suggest stretching out and working on strengthening your cores muscles. Take some anti-inflammatories around the clock for the next few days. If you do not improve after a few days, i would consider evaluation by your doctor for further testing and treatment options like epidural steroid injections. ...Read more

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Can leg pain and lower back pain be associated with ibs.when i have gas i suffer sometimes with severe legs and back pain.is this normal? ?

Varies: Ibs usually does not directly cause leg pain, but a percentage of patients with ibs can have an associated inflammatory arthritis which can cause back and leg pain. Don't hesitate to be seen and evaluated. ...Read more

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What would cause back pain and ovary pain after bowel movement.I do have adenomyosis.

What would cause back pain and ovary pain after bowel movement.I do have adenomyosis.

Prostaglandins: bowel movements, especially loose bowel movements cause the release of prostaglandins , which can cause nausea and menstrual cramps. Also, you could also have endometriosis and one of the favorite places for implants of that is the sigmoid colon. ...Read more

Dr. Shari Jackson
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Low Back Pain (Definition)

Low back pain is pain that occurs in the back above the buttock area and below the ribs. Low back pain can be sharp, dull, intermittent or constant. Pain can be at rest or associated with activity. Back pain can also be accompanied with pain that shoots or radiates down into the lower extremities or legs which is frequently ...Read more


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Back Pain (Definition)

Pain in the back is a symptom that can be due to a number of causes including musculoskeletal or neurological problems or due to problems ...Read more