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What does pain in the lower back on the left side indicate?

I have had lower left back pain- right above my hip for 2 days now and it has now spread to the front of my pelvis and to the right side on the back as well. It hurts to where it stops me when I walk or when I use the restroom- it really starts hurting. Is this serious?
Fri, 23 Feb 2018
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Hello

Thank you for trusting HCM

Dear most common cause is muscle strain or spasm.

Other possible causes are 1.lumbar spondylosis
2. Herniated disc 3. Ureteric /Kidney stones
4.Ulcerative colitis etc..

Use tab. Ultracet twice a day for five days, If symptoms not improved please consult your doctor he will take x-ray and treat you accordingly.

Take care
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