Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
162 Doctors are Online

Lower back pain possibly due to stretch during Yoga - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Good Posted in: Back Pain
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2009
Answered : 616 Questions
Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you
Doctor :   Are you there ?
User :   I am 59 year old male. For last 4 days I have sharp pain in lower back right side. What could this be due to & should I just let it pass since it is first time that this has happened.
Doctor :   No i would not suggest you to do that
Doctor :   Have you had similar pain in the past
Doctor :   or have you had any fall of injury to that area
User :   No first time , I eat slep ok. I want to rule out that this paincould be sign of Hernia
User :   No injury or fall. It could be a stretch while exercising- Yoga.
Doctor :   since when are you following Yoga and are you getting trained by the qualified persoon
User :   Which speciality Doctor should be consulted. I in any case wish to get general Tests done to monitor nutrition wellness. I am practising Yoga for over 20 yrs.
Doctor :   ok.
Doctor :   then i would say that it may not be due to it
User :   Which speciality Doctor can help me evaluate health wellness?
User :   I have no other known health problem.
Doctor :   Internal medicine Doctor Would be the First person that you need to contact and he if based on his examination
Doctor :   Find some thing significant would recommend you to the other Specialities
User :   Thanks, I wish to visit Fortis Healthcare.
Doctor :   Please fill this Feed back form And tell me when done
Doctor :   are you there
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
Doctor :   Are you back ?
User :   yes Doctor, there was some interruption by Web system.
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   I was asked for a feedback & references.
User :   Why is Hernia being ruled out
Doctor :   I shall send it again
Doctor :   I have not mentioned it
Doctor :   At all
User :   Ok so perhaps physical check is necessary?
Doctor :   Certainly at your age it will be required.
User :   Thanks for the guidence.Bye
Doctor :   Please fill this feed back form and tell me when done
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
Doctor :   I have to close this window since there is no response from your side, please get back to us if you need further medical advice. We are available from 9AM to 9PM IST everyday.
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor