• DEE DEE
    November 23, 2010
    Pain in left lower back near kidney
    DEE DEE
    November 23, 2010

    I have a pain in my left lower back, under the ribs, near where the kidney is. Does anyone know what this could be?

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  • V
    V
    Health Guide
    November 27, 2010
    V
    V
    Health Guide
    November 27, 2010

    I am just a lay person, not a doctor or a health professional, Dee.  That being said, you need to see your doctor.  The symptoms you describe could be from many, many different things, including kidney stones, gastrointestinal issues, or back-related injury. Please see your doctor, and let us know how you are doing.  Best Wishes, V

     

    P.S.  Here are some links that you might find helpful as you're going through this:

     

    Kidney Stones: Causes

    Kidney Stones: Prevention

    Five Drug Combinations to Help Chronic Pain


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