Pain lower left side of back?

Spine Pain Options. This chronic pain in the distribution as you suggested is the result of an irritated nerve or facet joints or other injury typically in the lumbar spine (low back) which are caused by herniated disks, spinal stenosis or degenerative disc disease, etc requiring further evaluation by a spine specialist and may be candidate for facet injections/radiofrequency ablation and epidural steroid injection.

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Smarting pain lower left side of back that aches and has now gone onto right hand side too. Can also feel in groin?

Sounds like. You might have done something to your back. You need an evaluation. By your doc to determine proper diagnosis and treatment. You may or may not need imaging . Meds may help and physical therapy will help too. Read more...

Burning after urinate since 3 days ago, had sex 2 days before that, pain lower left side and back that come and go, had a UTI test at home came negativ?

See your doctor. Burning with urination and pain after sexual exposure means possible std. You need to go see your doctor for exam and testing before it gets worse. Uti kit will not necessarily detect stds. Get to your doctor asap. Read more...

Pain in lower left side of back could this be related to a recent uti?

Yes, it could. Mean infection has spread to kidney and persisted. Or even a kidney stone. You need to get your urine tested again, and perhaps even imaging. Go see your doctor. Read more...

Pain in lower left side of back really sharp pain when I take a deep breath. ..

See below. Get seen by your doc soon unless the pain is unbearable or any breathing problems are occurring. If so, get seen now. Pneumonia, urinary tract infections and other problems may need to be ruled out. Read more...

Mild head ache mild pain in lower left side of back?

NSAIDS, ice, heat... Pain, stiffness, and inflammation can be relieved with over-the-counter medications like advil or aleve (naproxen). Follow directions on label. Ice for about 45 minutes will address inflammation and swelling, never apply ice to the skin, always over a towel or clothing. Follow this by heat for about 20 to 25 minutes to help soothe and relax tight muscles. Gentle range of motion and stretching exercises. Read more...

Bad pain in lower left side of back. With left leg pain. Could this be kidney related?

It is possible. Also could something else, to find out run urine test, if it positive that confirm it, if it is not look for something else. Read more...

Have shooting burning pain in lower left side of back shooting down the left side of my thigh into my groin and left testicle. Most intense in morning?

Disc injury ; to low back probable or just sciatica, [large nerve running down buttock if back spasm can put pressure on it , hense your symptoms, rest , otc meds liek aleve /tylenol might help , good baody mechanics , if persist see neurologist for mri of lumbar. if bladder or bowel incontinence acute , could be emergency like cauda iquena syndrome and saddle like numbness. Read more...
Back/Pelvic Eval. I recommend a more comprehensive evaluation by a physiatrist/sports medicine or orthopedic specialist. The lower back and pelvic region is complex and there are multiple sources for that type of pain/symptoms and a thorough history and physical exam is needed to assist you. . Read more...

Recurring pain lower left side back wrapping around side?

Back pain. Several things come to mind, from muscles to bones to kidneys. Best to have it looked at by your primary care physician. Read more...