NetWellness is a global, community service providing quality, unbiased health information from our partner university faculty. NetWellness is commercial-free and does not accept advertising.
Sunday, December 11, 2016
Pain in lower back and abdomen
It started with pain, what felt like, in my left ovary or somewhere in my lower abdomen. Then a few hours later my left lower back started hurting. It`s too low to be my kidneys. I know where that pain occurs because I`ve had kidney infections before. Could it be that "Toxic Sydrom" females can get in their uterus? I know you can get that from keeping tampons in too long, but I don`t even use tampons. Or what could it be?
Thank you for the question. I am not sure I can give the proper answer at this time without more information. I advise you to see your primary care physician to try to figure out the source of the pain (back vs. abdomen). Thanks.
Hammam Akbik, MD, FIPP
Formerly, Assistant Professor of Anesthesia
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati