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

Swelling and pinching pain in the mid of spine. Feeling fatigue and shortness of breath. Any ideas?

Hi I am a 30 year old male experiencing a pinching pain on the left mid section of my spine . There is swelling and also a bulge in this same area. The pain radiates around to my mid to lower abdomen . It hurts more when I lay flat on my back. I have also been experiencing extreme fatigue , and shortness of breath. I was wondering if anyone can give me any ideas of what could be causing these things.
Asked On : Fri, 18 Jan 2013
Answers:  1 Views:  101
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Medical Topics
Orthopaedic Surgeon 's  Response
Thanks for writing to us.
The pain near the spine radiating to the abdomen may be related to a muscle sprain or due to a nerve root compression. You need to get the area examined and have investigations like MRI scan for proper diagnosis.
I hope this information has been both informative and helpful for you. You can consult me again directly through my profile URL
Dr. Praveen Tayal
Answered: Sat, 19 Jan 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© 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