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you are 18 years go?
are you in school?
what is your height and weight?
what were you doing when this pain happened?
you could have a pinched nerve or pulled muscle in your lower back causing this pain and numbness.
are you able to walk?
sounds like things got worse after your procedure in May.
sounds like a possible slipped disk in your lower back
you should ask for an MRI scan of your lumbar and sacral spine to look for pinched nerves which can cause pain and numbness going down into your leg
blood clots and DVT deep venous thrombosis clots in the legs would cause pain and swelling usually and would be very rare in your age of 18. but you said they thought you may have had blood clots before. an ultrasound of the leg would check for blood clots.
that is good there is no swelling
blood clot is unlikely
try to walk and improve circulation in your leg
you may need a heating pad or ice pack for your lower back
ask your doctor for an MRI scan of your lower back and sacrum to check for pinched nerves.
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do you have a GP doctor?
I would make an appointment to see your GP doctor first.
if your numbness or pain gets unbearable, I would go to the ER or A&E department of your local hospital.
when you get back from holiday, it would be a good idea to see your GP doctor
if the pain is unbearable, you should see a doctor for evaluation.
are you back from holiday?
it sounds like you need to see your GP doctor
you could have a herniated disk in your back pushing on nerves causing the pain.
you should take some ibuprofen 400-600mg or naproxen sodium 440mg twice a day with food in your stomach and with plenty of fliuds
and use some ice packs on your back.
when do you head back from holiday?
you may need to stay off of your feet on holiday for now to rest your back
it sounds like a bad herniated disk in your lower back.
a disk between bones in your back has slipped out of position and is pressing on nerves exiting the spinal canal.
with rest, anti-infammatories, physical therapy, steroid injections into the back, weight loss,
and surgery as the last resort.
surgery is the last resort.
you have to get back to the UK for treatment.
then you need to make an appointment with your GP to see him or her
you can see a doctor at the ER or A&E sooner for evaluation.
they could give you some pain medications and some steroids to help decrease swelling in your back.
yes, if the pain is bad, you should go to the A&E
I'm not sure if they will admit you or not
you need to see a doctor and get your back pain evaluated and treated.
you don't need to be worried about hospital admission at this point.
you need to see a doctor.
I know the pain is bad.
you should go to the A&E and see a doctor.
most likely they won't keep you in
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