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If I have back pain, does that mean I am going into labor?
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Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Possible
There are many reasons for back pain: urinary truct obstruction, herniated disk, strain, sciatica, kidney stone or infection, arthritis among many others.
If you have uterine contructions increasing in intensity you may be in labor. Back pain alone is unlikely sign of labor.

In brief: Possible
There are many reasons for back pain: urinary truct obstruction, herniated disk, strain, sciatica, kidney stone or infection, arthritis among many others.
If you have uterine contructions increasing in intensity you may be in labor. Back pain alone is unlikely sign of labor.
Dr. Boris Aronzon
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Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Obstetrics & Gynecology
In brief: No
Although labor can start as rythmic back pain, back pain is just as likely to be the position of your baby.
Lbpain can also be from posture shifts late in pregnancy. If in doubt feel the uterus for recurrent tightening.

In brief: No
Although labor can start as rythmic back pain, back pain is just as likely to be the position of your baby.
Lbpain can also be from posture shifts late in pregnancy. If in doubt feel the uterus for recurrent tightening.
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
Dr. R. Wayne Inzer
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