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My husband had a sharp stabbing pain on his left side by his back that seemed to shoot up his back towards his right ear?

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Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Family Medicine

In brief: Sharp pain

A sharp pain that goes up to the ear is probably a pulled muscle or a strain from lifting .
Try 3 advil (ibuprofen) every 4hr. If not better in a few days then have him checked out by a doctor.

In brief: Sharp pain

A sharp pain that goes up to the ear is probably a pulled muscle or a strain from lifting .
Try 3 advil (ibuprofen) every 4hr. If not better in a few days then have him checked out by a doctor.
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
Dr. Clarence Wimberly
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Dr. Vakas Sial
Internal Medicine

In brief: Nervous disorder

He may have an impinged nerve in his back causing the stabbing sensation

In brief: Nervous disorder

He may have an impinged nerve in his back causing the stabbing sensation
Dr. Vakas Sial
Dr. Vakas Sial
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