Back pain and abdominal pain: causes, treatment, symptoms
To understand what is happening, you need to find out some parameters of the encountered complaints. In order to determine exactly what could cause pain in the back and in the abdomen, you should try to define their localization. If you are pain with the back more or less what for examinations of the abdomen, you must perform a few steps:
- must lie on the back and a little bend the knees;
- put his Hand on the abdominal wall and in a circular motion gently, but tried to deep-PUSH, you can determine the place where the pressure causes a maximum pain.
For the convenience of the diagnosis schematically belly share in the right and left half. In various diseases the site of pain brood can be in the right or left iliac crest areas, in the navel, in the right or left upper quadrant. In addition, the pain can wear diffuse nature, when the stomach hurts, and it is impossible to determine a specific point where the pain is strongest.
The type of pain
To determine no less important, with the character of the pain. May be dull, exposed, or, on the contrary, sharp. A very dangerous Symptom can be pain and a dagger (so the impression is as if one hit with a dagger). Also, the pain may wear full of character, as if inside the Ball begins to be inflated.
Not less important to determine where the pain is. For example, often there are situations where the back hurts and pain in the lower abdomen, or thigh. Sometimes, on the contrary, the abdominal pain in the lower back. In addition, with pain in the course of time the localization (in the case of appendicitis pain can be observed first change in the stomach area, but after a while, area) rise in the right.
For an accurate diagnosis is no less important to determine what triggered the pain; it was developed suddenly or gradually in the course of several hours or even days; that their appearance would provoke (excessive physical exertion, hypothermia, Stress); what other symptoms accompany painful attacks of fever, vomiting, diarrhea or, on the contrary, the constipation that lasted a couple of days. All of these data help paint a more nuanced picture of the disease and the correct diagnosis.
Pain, the cause of pathology of the internal organs become
The most common causes for pain in the back and in the abdomen, the pathology of the gastro-intestinal tract and urinary tract. The same symptoms, but occur less frequently in diseases of the heart and Broncho-pulmonary System. We consider the most common diseases.
- Pathology of the genitourinary system (cystitis, пиело, glomerulonephritis, Urethritis). These diseases are often the cause of back pain below. In syndrome, this can pathology disorders in the water of pain (usually more often), a slight increase in temperature, the presence of blood in the urine. Another pathology that cause capable of severe pain, Urolithiasis, in particular renal colic. It can lead to very strong side of the neck from the back. Also beam can pain in the groin or thigh.
- Appendicitis: its inflammation is often accompanied by pain, have the first diffuse in nature and then usually afford localized in the right iliac region. It should be noted, however, that in some cases, pain may occur and in other areas of the abdomen. In most cases, acute appendicitis gradu temperature (37,0), nausea, vomiting, chills are accompanied by low.
- Intestinal infections are also becoming more common for the reason that constantly pain in the abdomen. Can cause you to different microorganisms and viruses. At such a low, dull, diffuse pain were celebrated on the background of the increased temperature. In addition, there are vomiting, diarrhea. In the stool mucus or blood.
- Pancreatitis is the most common reason for the stomach ache and the back, where the pain is located often in the upper ranges. You will be accompanied to vomiting, nausea and repeated, no relief, dryness of the mouth. Language in the white bloom covered, where the edges are visible traces of the teeth.
- Cholecystitis can cause pain in the right upper quadrant, which are raffled off in the back, with the right Hand, shoulder, under the right shoulder blade. He is accompanied bitter in the mouth, nausea, vomiting, after which it will be easier. Heart attack oily food or shake in the transport can cause.
- Colitis (intestinal colic) manifested a strong pain in the navel area, accompany weakness, chills. If you have problems with the intestines seizure can be triggered by the consumption of chocolate, coffee, foods rich in fiber.
Pathology of the musculoskeletal system
Various problems of the spine can also cause pain in the back and in the abdomen. Most of the time you wear, pulling, or whining character and can be given in the lower extremities, and the different areas of the abdomen. Cause the following diseases:pain
- interspinous Spacer;
- Injuries of the spine;
Pathology of gynecological area
Women often have pain of varying intensity in the abdomen and back. Some of them carry no threat to the normal life, such as, for example, menstrual pain or slight discomfort during the pregnancy (in late pregnancy can contractions pain in the back and in the abdomen – the so-called incorrect). But it happens that the pain is a Signal of serious problems. These include:
- threatened miscarriage in the early stages of your signal pain in abdomen and spotting;
- Ectopic pregnancy – the strongest manifesting (up to loss of consciousness) pain on the right or left in the abdomen;
- similar pain can cyst as a result of rupture of the ovary or of the legs, twisting of the cysts;
- Endometriosis is characterized by constant whining pain in the lower back and the bottom of the abdomen, increasing during Menstruation.
Causes of pain in men
Men can also "brag" pain, which are the cause of diseases, inherent only for a strong half of mankind. These include:
- Prostatitis pain localized in this disease, most commonly in the lower back and reinforced may be in the water by the Anus, and the sacrum;
- Infections of the urinary tract pain in the abdomen, which spread gradually on the back and in the groin area;
- Inguinal hernia causing acute pain, against the hernia diverticula discover.
What to do?
It is obvious that the pain in the back and abdomen to cause many different diseases. So, what do you do when you appeared? To not treat them especially – yourself. If you are already been diagnosed, and you know that the pain associated with it, then you can take medicine. So, in the case of pancreatitis, or cholecystitis, as well as in the pathologies of the urinary System diseases, relieve pain antispasmodics. Provides relief in disorders of the spine in the position pain relievers and anti-inflammatories. If the car suddenly severe pain in the abdomen, no time – call an ambulance. Remember – in case of acute pain in the abdomen, if it is not exactly the cause is known, you can take no medication. This does not happen, in order to distort the image of the disease before the diagnosis.
If the cause of the pain is not known, you should not endure it to wait that it goes away by itself, or to self-medicate. Remember that lost time can lead to the development of severe complications that may become life threatening.