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Dr. Mark Pack
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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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I've been getting headaches, feeling sick to my stomach, I'm always tired, and I have been getting hot flashes, and mid to low back pain, any ideas?

Flu: Seasonal flu is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve) are also recommended every 6 hours. If concerned, see your PCP. ...Read more

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Severe bloating for several mnths that comes and goes, fatigue, lower extremity pain, lower back pain, R-sided chest pain that comes and goes & gassy. I do have Barretts disease.

Get abdominal US: Get checked for gallbladder disease ASAP. Your symptoms are highly suggestive of gallstones or an inflamed gallbladder. Go to ER or private physician-NOW! ...Read more

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I Have mild tiredness and lower back pain. I stress everyday and feel it's affecting my health any info?

I Have mild tiredness and lower back pain. I stress everyday and feel it's affecting my health any info?

You are correct to: Consider high stress as having an effect on your general health. It can break one down physically. Here are a few thoughts.
Stress reduction-Proper rest (8 hrs sleep/nite), moderate regular exercise (consider slow yoga &/or Thi Chi), good nutrition.
McKinsey back exercises work wonders for back pain.Good luck ...Read more

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Left sided neck and shoulder pain, middle-lower back pain, dizziness, tingling and tiredness. What are these symptoms of?

Left sided neck and shoulder pain, middle-lower back pain, dizziness, tingling and tiredness. What are these symptoms of?

Many things: Left sided neck and shoulder pain could be from a cervical disk herniation or neck strain. Many things can cause the other symptoms. It would be best to see a medical specialist for a full exam. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes missed periods, pain when peeing, had lower back pain along with kidney pain, and tiredness (with no prior sexual experience)?

What causes missed periods, pain when peeing, had lower back pain along with kidney pain, and tiredness (with no prior sexual experience)?

See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be severe and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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I have stabbing stomache pain fatigue and lower back pain?

Urinary tract infect: At 21 I would be most suspicious for a kidney infection. I would also recommend a pregnancy rest. If symptoms persist it would be a good idea to get checked. ...Read more

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My right testicle lower back pain and l feel tired.

Need exam: You can have infection or abnormal rotation in your testicle. See the doctor asap, go to er if other options are not available. ...Read more

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Are extreme fatigue and lower back pain common side effects of taking camrese?

Not listed at all: Neither fatigue or back pain is on the list of side effects. But, progestin excess (or deficit) can be caused by birth control pills in some women - it is not the same as a side effect it seems. Fatigue is a symptom of that excess. Check with the doctor who prescribed to see if you should try a different formula birth control pill. ...Read more

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I've had moderate lower back pain on right side whenever I walk for more than 15 it gets worse my body gets extreme fatigue and nervous.

I've had moderate lower back pain on right side whenever I walk for more than 15 it gets worse my body gets extreme fatigue and nervous.

Backpain: As you described pain with walking need to think about claudication which is from poor circulation, Need to be examined with some testing to get the diagnosis of vascular, neurologic or musculoskeletal origin. See your doctor for further work up ...Read more

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Tired all the time. Headaches. Thirsty lower back pain?

Need PCP appt: Your symptoms might not all be related. I have no information regarding your age and medical history, so i'ts hard to narrow down the possibilities. You should see your PCP and have a good examination and blood work to look for diabetes, thyroid or electrolyte problems, also to check your blood pressure. ...Read more

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What could painful throat, lightheaded, tired, lower back pain be symptoms of?

What could painful throat, lightheaded, tired, lower back pain be symptoms of?

See below: These are common symptoms of a viral syndrome. You have symptoms which could also be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more

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Period every two weeks or so, lower back pain when I bend over or lay down, and fatigue. It's not POS, and I'm a virgin?

Period every two weeks or so, lower back pain when I bend over or lay down, and fatigue. It's not POS, and I'm a virgin?

Seek GYN consult.: Periods that are too frequent are concerning. Please contact a GYN to review your story and examine you. ...Read more

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Period every two weeks, lower back pain, and fatigue. I've been tested for POS and it came back negative and I'm a virgin.

Period every two weeks, lower back pain, and fatigue. I've been tested for POS and it came back negative and I'm a virgin.

You're young: Irregular periods are very common in young women as their hormonal cycle is maturing. If other causes have been ruled out then this is probably the reason. If you are overweight, and have any issues like diabetes or vision problems, have your doctor check your prolactin levels as a pituitary tumor can be a rare, but treatable cause of irregular periods in young women. ...Read more

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So I'm 2 weeks late for my period and I've taken a test but it says negative... I have lower back pain and I'm tired all the time?

So I'm 2 weeks late for my period and I've taken a test but it says negative... I have lower back pain and I'm tired all the time?

Wait another week: Choose a high quality pregnancy test such as CLEAR BLUE. If still negative and you feel there's a potential False Negative going on then, you'll need to get a blood test. ...Read more

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I am 9dpo & have been cramping moderately, along with some sharp pains, since 5dpo. Tired with lower back pain as well. Test was negative. Too early?

I am 9dpo & have been cramping moderately, along with some sharp pains, since 5dpo. Tired with lower back pain as well. Test was negative. Too early?

Too early: Most home tests are accurate 1-2 days before period so test again in a 2-3 days. I don't care what the product says, 3 days is too early. Good luck! ...Read more

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Myself (30 years) have mild lower back pain and I always fatigue in my calf, all my normal blood routine test is normal, what is the cause of this?

Myself (30 years) have mild lower back pain and I always fatigue in my calf, all my normal blood routine test is normal, what is the cause of this?

If by "fatigue": You mean WEAKNESS you might have a pinched nerve in your back between the 4th and 5th LUMBAR vertebrae! Discuss with your Primary Care Provider!

Hope this helps,,, just a thought!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Lower back pain, fatigue, frequent urination, thirst. Is it bad?

Lower back pain, fatigue, frequent urination, thirst. Is it bad?

This may be a: Presentation of a urinary tract infection or variant of a systemic disease like diabetes. Other possible causes could be entertained but just on the basis of your symptoms you should go to your physician to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I am having lower back pain with light pain in legs like weakness. Back pain is from two weeks or more but legs pain just got it. Feels tired?

I am having lower back pain with light pain in legs like weakness. Back pain is from two weeks or more but legs pain just got it. Feels tired?

Lumbar disease: The type of pain you are describing may be indication of arthritic changes of your lumbar spine with irritation of your lumbar nerve roots. However, one also has to rule out possible vascular causes if you feel like your legs are weak and heavy. See your physician. ...Read more

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Nauseous feeling, dizzy spells, fatigue, lower back pain. Was a day late.

Nauseous feeling, dizzy spells, fatigue, lower back pain. Was a day late.

Take a HPT: If you have been sexually active, would go ahead and take a home pregnancy test at this time. ...Read more

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Lower back pain and stiffness, fatigue early mornings and around 3pm everyday. Get 6-8 hours of sleep. Also dizziness which last 2 minutes.

Lower back pain and stiffness, fatigue early mornings and around 3pm everyday. Get 6-8 hours of sleep. Also dizziness which last 2 minutes.

Many possiblities: It may be related to the hysterectomy. However, there are many other potential diagnoses including an inflammatory arthritis, fibromyalgia, anemia of unknown cause, amongst others. You should consult with your physician. Further clinical evaluation and testing may be indicated. ...Read more

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Back Pain (Definition)

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Pain In The Back (Definition)

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