How do you know if your back pain is kidney or kidney stones?
First of all, if you are concerned that you have a kidney stone, you should consult a doctor. However, if you are just curious, most kidney pain is in your lower back and the pain can move downwards if the stone is moving through your ureter. Most back pain consists of pain in the lower back or in large regions, but kidney stone pain is usually concentrated in a small area by your kidneys, or lower down. Sometimes, if the stone is...
Asked in Kidneys
Are the kidneys in the back or abdomen?
Kind of in the middle. Kidney pain is usually in your lower back, but I think the incision for a kidney transplant is done from your abdomen. If you were pointing to where they were on the human body, most people point at the lower back. ...
Asked in Skeletal System
What is the collection of bones that run down your your back?
It is called the vertebral column and consists of the cervical region (neck), thoracic region (back), lumbar region (lower back), the sacrael region, and the coccyx region. ...
Asked in Biology
What is the benefit of active transport?
Substances can be moved from a region of lower concentration to a region of higher concentration, against the concentration gradient. Hence, it is useful for plants for absorbing mineral salts from the soil, reabsorption of useful substances back into the bloodstream in the kidney and such. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
If you have Pain in your lower left back what could it be someone suggested its a kidney infection but you have no trouble going to the toilet any other suggestions?
Pain in your lower left back is very likely a kidney problem, but I would suspect a kidney stone, rather than a kidney infection. Having a kidney stone does not interfere with urination. Cancer is also a possibility, but check for kidney stone first, before you panic. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases, Urinary System
If you have a hernia is your inguinal region pain from an infected kidney in your lumbar region Explain where each of these regions is located?
The inguinal region is where the the abdomen and leg meet. When you are sitting, it is the crease that goes from your hip to your pubic bone. The lumbar region generally refers to the lower back, just below the ribs and above the hip bones. ...
What are the common names for the 5 spine riegons?
cervical region: neck Thoracic region: back Lumbar region: lower back sacral region: pelvic girdle Coccyxgeal region: tailbone ...