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Question: Back/sromach pain

 Abby1 - Thu Dec 29, 2005 2:56 pm

My husband has been suffering from lower back/stomach pain for over a year now. He describes the pain in his back as a "pushing or ball like pain". He says it's worse after he eats. He has had problems with constipation for years.
He's seen several doctors, had abdominal xrays, ultrasound, MRI lab work, etc. No one seems to be able to tell him what's wrong. The next thing they want to do is a chest xray?? And an endoscopy. I feel he needs a colonoscopy. Where should we turn next?
 Abby1 - Fri Jan 06, 2006 12:42 pm

Bumping this back up to the top to see if anyone has any suggestions. thanks -
 Abby1 - Fri Jan 13, 2006 4:02 pm

?? no one ??

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