I have a stabbing pain in my back. its location is on the right hand side in the middle towards the edge. Really difficult to explain exactly where it is. it used to come on when I had eaten but now seems to be there constantly. I think it is around the kidney area although i didn't think they were quite as high up as that.
The description of your symptoms indicate the possibility of renal stones and or a urinary infection. â
Pain that originates due to renal issues (Stones, infection) is episodic , spasmodic or colicky in ânature, âoriginating in the flank and radiating to the lower belly, inner thigh. It is âassociated with other âsymptoms like nausea, vomiting and systemic features due to any infection. â
Renal pain does not resolve with change in position nor with adequate rest and can even cause âsleep âdisturbances. â
Renal colic may not respond to moderate or high doses of OTC pain killers and may need âimmediate âmedical attention with IV medications or Narcotic analgesics. â
Urinary infections present with burning pain or discomfort with urination. â
You might consider consulting your doctor or a Urologist for a physical examination and additional âevaluation (urine analysis and culture) âand proper treatment. â
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