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Dull pain located lower right side of back?
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It's not spinal stenosis - stenosis does not cause that type of pain, though it can lead to other problems that can cause it. In addition to stenosis, disk problems for over 2…0 years, 3 major spinal operations, I also have a specific hereditary problem that led to my condition and degeneration. I've been in formal Pain Mgt for over 10 years, requiring the strongest opiates. I have had disk herniations and pain occur and reoccur many times over the years. Certain disks press on certain nerves that can be traced by the pain, determining the origin of the nerve being compressed. You have 1 or 2 potential problems, depending on how far up the pain is on your back, or if you've had a specific injury recently or you play contact sports. If the pain is sharp and you can follow it with your finger, what you likely have is a herniated disk at the L3/L4 disk or L4/L5 disk, most likely the L3/L4. The other is there's an offchance you might have more than one. The best way to determine which disk is by tracing the rout of the nerve pain. If it's down the back of the leg it's in the lower vertebrae, L5-S1. L3 and L4 pain will radiate from the middle of the back, down to the waist, across the hip of one side, across the side of the leg, across the thigh and finally stopping at the inside knee, depending on the severity of the problem. If the upper pain is in the shoulder area it's likely unrelated. If it's within a foot of the waistline just above the buttocks, offcenter of the spine itself, then it's likely related to the disk causing the leg pain as the pain normally traces the nerve path. In any event, you need to get to you doctor ASAP, and cease any lifting over a few pounds. You also need to start reducing the inflammation to get the disk to retract into the membrane. My 2 favorite non prescription meds are Bayer Back and Body Aspirin, and Tylenol Rapid Release geltabs. Start tracking your pain as well - severity on a 1-10 scale (10 being unbearable), the location (draw a simple body picture and note the location), the time of day it occurs or if it's constant, what you're doing if it gets worse, anything. It will help you later on when you see a doctor. You can also get those forms (Pain diaries) at Http://www.painfoundation.org.
Would you have pain on your right side in your lower back if there is someting wrong with you appendix?
No, your appendix is located on the lower right side of your tummy.
There may be several causes of pain in the lower back on the right side above the pelvic area. These causes may include a herniated disc, joint dysfunction, spinal stenosi…s, muscle strain, sciatica, kidney stones or a urinary tract infection.
You have lower back pain and abdominal pain but only on your right side Pain is chronic but there is no pain during your menstrual period What can cause this?
If the pain is sharp and off-center a bit from the middle of the back around the waistline, you could have mild disk herniation pressing on a nerve. This kind of pain ty…pically radiates into the posterior tissue (front of the body). That it's only on the right side is typical of disk problems, as you usually feel it only on one side. As far pain going away during your period, several factors can affect disk pain. Many women usually take some type of medicine to ease with cramping during their period, and the types of meds taken usually reduce inflammation. Disk herniations are reduced by anti-inflammatory meds. Also, hormonal changes, and the bloating and other uncomfortable effects associated during menstrual cycles can mask pain or alter pain perceptions in the brain. While the pain may still be there, pain in other areas makes it seem like it's not - the brain can be fooled by other pains and distractions, which is one method of mental pain control. However, the most likely explanation is that disk pain, especially if it's not that bad (bad herniations will leave you unable to walk and in excruciating pain), will eventually go away if the disk inflammation hasn't been aggravated further and allowed to ease. Typically when we feel pain, we tend to lower activities that aggravate it. If you have accompanying pain in the back of the leg, knee, thigh or side of the right leg, a disk problem is even more likely. In the end it depends on the type of pain. Disk pain is sharp and sometimes burning, depending on the severity. Muscle spasms feel tight and somewhat sharp. Muscle pain is achy and throbbing. Having severe back/spine problems for many years, I've required the use of opiates for a long time to deal with my pain. However, there are some OTC meds that I use when I don't need or feel like taking them. Bayer Back and Body Aspirin is one; Tylenol Rapid Release gel-tabs are the other. If you think the descriptions I've listed fit what you're experiencing, then your best option is to see either a Pain specialist or a Chiropractor. At the very least you should let your regular doctor know about it.
Sounds like a neck strain and/or misalignment in the neck. Misalignments put pressure on nerves, and that causes pain. If you strained a muscle perhaps in the lower righ…t neck it typically will affect the nerves on that side, causing neck pain in that area. For some good exercises and stretches go to this site: http://www.arc4life.com/site/615058/page/993935
Consult a chiropractor.
Check in with a local chiropractor. They will give you great therapy exercises to work on. If pain is severe enough, you may need to look into getting an x-ray or elecrotherap…y. For temporary relief you can take some advil or aleve. Many sources claim that aleve works more often. If you are looking for a natural remedy, look for a prickly ash tincture or
Pain in the lower back on the right hand side can be attributed to a herniated disc, sciatica, muscle strain or a urinary tract infection. Such pain may also be caused by …spinal stenosis or joint dysfunction. If the situation does not improve, it would be best to seek medical advice.
Most of workers are right-handed. That means more pressure on right side including lower right side.
Anything going on in the left side, is always a good reason for concern that where your heart is. If its sharp pain, located front & center in your chest, or takes your breath… away, get to a Dr or emergency room & have it checked out. If the pain is low & in the back just above the belt line, It could be your kidneys. If you drink a lot of tea, coffee or soda & no water, just stop those for a few days & drink only & lots of water for 2 days & see if that flushes the kidneys. That is very common, specially in young people.
Kidney infectionHerniated discSciaticaKidney stoneStrain If your back pain cases are spinal problems you should start simple exercises to improve your back condition.
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I used to have a pain in my lower to mid right side (where the liver is), between the space between hip bone and breast for many years. Moderate pressure to this area would se…t my teeth on edge. I discovered through a water fast of six days that the whites of my eyes were turning yellow-- this is related, I promise. I went to the Internet to find an answer as to why this was happening. What I found out was that my liver wasn't functioning well and that it was sick and full of toxins. The toxins were spilling out into my bloodstream contributing to my yellowing sclera. Several websites recommended drinking lemon water -- from fresh lemons -- everyday to remedy the yellowing ( jaundice) and to heal the liver. I took the advice, and I have been drinking lemon water every day since June of 2009. The pain in my side is completely gone. It took about a week for my eyes to return to white and three weeks for the pain in my side to go away. Treat your liver well and it will thank you by restoring your body to better overall health!! Try some research on drinking lemon water and healing the liver and other organs in the body. You will be amazed at what this simple little fruit can do!
could be your kidney. drink more water, cut down on things like alcohol and ibuprofen and if it doesnt improve go see a doctor