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Posted 27 February 2002 - 07:34 PM

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Hi there,I am hoping someone can help me. I experience throbbing/acheing pain in my oblique muscles (just slightly above my hip) and around to the lower back and sometimes into the gluteul muscle (the butt!). I get this daily and it doesn't seem to matter if I eat or don't eat and nothing has relieved it so far. I also have GI problems, including constant bloating. I don't know if the bloating is stressing my muscles so much that they ache/throb now, or whether something else is going on. Can anyone shed some light on this that has experienced the same thing? What tests should I get my doctor to do to rule out anything more serious? Not that I am a hypochondriac or anything, but I would be kicking myself if I wrote this off to bloating, when it was something more serious. I have been dealing with this pain daily for over 8 months now. Many thanks for any assistance anyone can provide!

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Posted 28 February 2002 - 12:02 PM

Not sure what tests would be needed, but I would bring this up with the doctor to make sure you haven't hurt your hip (and the pain is radiating out) or pinched a nerve or pulled a muscle.The abdominal muscles get used all the time so it is harder for them to heal up (I pulled a muscle between two ribs and that also takes forever...would have been fine if I just didn't breathe for 3-4 days to rest it Posted Image )K.
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Posted 28 February 2002 - 01:20 PM

hey there....I too have been suffering from back pain for almost a year now. It was very puzzling tomy doctor however, as he said it wasn't related to IBS. I stronly disagree! I have so muchgass on a daily basis I don't know what else could be causing my back to ache... I can actually feel the gas as it passes in my lower intestine! My doctor blamed my back pain onpoor posture and sitting at the computer and then sent me to a physical therapist. Thing Ireally need is to be able to get rid of this never ending gas! I certainly feel for ya... Hang in there!!! I do believe excersize has helped out to some degree. Posted Image

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Posted 02 March 2002 - 01:35 PM

HI, I get pain in the same place, and it is acute when I have blocked gas in the sigmoid colon...when I pass the gas, the pain is relieved some. I think your Dr. is wrong...this is definately an IBS related symptom. harmie Posted Image

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Posted 13 April 2018 - 09:42 PM

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Posted 13 March 2019 - 06:03 PM

I have the same thing for 6 months now 😐

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Posted 08 April 2020 - 02:39 PM

The back pain might be due to the bloating. Do you have any abdominal pain? Especially in the lower right abdomen?





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