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Your Back Pain That Shoots to the Groin May Also be Known as:
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Top 3 Back Pain That Shoots to the Groin Causes

  1. 1.Paget Disease of the Bone

    Paget's disease of the bone is a disorder in which the bone recycling process goes astray. While many people with the disease have no symptoms, some suffer from bone pain and easily broken bones.

    You should visit your primary care physician who will confirm the diagnosis with a blood test and bone scans.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    new headache, pelvis pain, back pain, spontaneous bone pain, ringing in the ears
    Symptoms that always occur with paget disease of the bone:
    spontaneous bone pain
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

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  2. 2.Ankylosing Spondylitis

    Ankylosing spondylitis is a type of arthritis of the spine. It causes swelling between the vertebrae, which are the disks that make up the spine, and in the joints between the spine and pelvis.

    You should visit your primary care physician, where, based on clinical exam, blood tests, and x-ray, your doctor will likely recommend physical therapy and medications (Ibuprofen or an immune-system modifier).

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    fatigue, trouble sleeping, back pain, joint pain, pain in the back of the neck
    Symptoms that always occur with ankylosing spondylitis:
    back pain
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  3. 3.Lower Back (Sacral Vertebral) Fracture

    A sacral stress fracture is a small break in the sacrum. The sacrum is a large triangular bone at base of the spine. The sacrum connects to the pelvis.

    You should contact your physician. Treatment will probably include a brace to stablize your back and over-the-counter pain relievers, such as acetaminophen (Tylenol), ibuprofen (Advil, Motrin) or naproxen (Aleve, Naprosyn).

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    lower back pain, back pain that shoots to the butt, back pain that shoots down the leg, lower back pain from an injury, severe back pain
    Symptoms that always occur with lower back (sacral vertebral) fracture:
    lower back pain from an injury
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Back Pain That Shoots to the Groin

  • Q.Do you currently smoke?
  • Q.How severe is your back pain?
  • Q.Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Q.What is your body mass?

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Back Pain That Shoots to the Groin Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced back pain that shoots to the groin have also experienced:

    • 11% Lower Back Pain
    • 5% Pain in the Lower Left Abdomen
    • 5% Sore Throat
  • People who have experienced back pain that shoots to the groin were most often matched with:

    • 4% Paget Disease of the Bone

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