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Middle left side back pain

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I have been having pain in my back left side middle for about 3 weeks. At first I tried heat, cold, naproxin and was checked at urgent care for kidney problems and took a round of antibiotics and used lortab for about a week. Problem has not gotten better, but does seem worse in the morning. I have a really good mattress (Posturepedic), and massages don't help. I feel like the problem is "inside" rather than muscle or bone. I am obese. I don't have insurance.
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replied December 27th, 2016
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. With normal work up for kidney stones or renal colic, this pain in back might be am muscle pain or a pinched nerve more common in obese patients.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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