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16 Feb 2004

lower backpain
Hi doc, a week & 1/2 ago I played vollyball after a long time of not doing exercise except walk my dogs. Now I have a pain in my lower back that goes up to half of my back and sometimes it feels as if it goes through to my right side of my stomach, just below my navel.

When I am at home where I can sit or lie down its not that bad, but when I'm busy at work, sitting at my desk or walking it gets worse.

What can this be? I go to the toilet like normal.
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01 Jan 0001

Blom, it sounds like it might be due to back muscle spasm. You can try taking anti-inflammatories for a couple of days, but if it doesn’t clear up, the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck.
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