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I have had lower back pain for nearly six weeks. Lack of

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I have had lower back pain for nearly six weeks. Lack of appetite and also tiredness after a good nights sleep.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  wieyedoc replied 9 months ago.

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Expert:  wieyedoc replied 9 months ago.

Any other symptoms?

Have you seen a MD for this yet?

Do you have any other medical problems or take any medications?

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No I have seen an m d yet. No other symptoms. I am taking paracetamol or codine.
Expert:  wieyedoc replied 9 months ago.

You may have a slipped disk in your back.

Since this has not gotten better on its own in over a month the best thing to do is consult with your GP.

After examining you she may want to do an MRI of your back.

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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I went to see my doctor on Thursday last week. They listen to want I have said but done no examination at all. He has ask for some standard blood tests, which I am waiting for results on.