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Severe lower back pain, left pelvic area pain. History of ovarian cyst, kidney infections. Suggestions?

Hi. 19 year old female. Extreme pain lower left back and left pelvic area. Went to er last night. Thought it was kidney issues blood ok. Urine ok CT scan, no issues. Have had ovarian cysts and kidney infections in past. Im her grandma. She was released from er. Couldn't find anything. Has had depo. (? Birth control shot)
Asked On : Sun, 24 Mar 2013
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If after thorough check up in ER nothing has been found contributory to any obvious pathology, it is worth wait and watch giving her complete bed rest on firm mattress, hot packs and some pain relievers (must have been ordered in ER).
your daughter is pretty young to get primary back pain so spinal disease is may be some hormonal imbalance possible with history of ovarian cysts and some times it may be due to UTI itself (uretric inflammatory pain- tubes that drain urine from kidney are infected )
If possible get her checked up by a gynecologist/ urologist also.
Answered: Thu, 9 May 2013
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