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What causes backache with short breath ?

i am having back pain and left leg pain not able to take breath i am having back pain and one left leg also very much pain and i need to take long breath
Wed, 11 Jan 2012
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You haven't provided much information for us to help you. Please provide more information. If there is severe breathlessness and lwg pain it could be a dangerous clot and embolism. Visit the ER as soon as possible.
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General Surgeon Dr. Rajinder Bajoria's  Response
Thanks for your query.     
Back pain radiating to left leg suggests either sciatica or PIVD.Get X-ray lumbar spine & consult orthopedic surgeon for early diagnosis & treatment..
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