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Right above my butt on my lower back, I have

Patient: Right above my butt on my lower back, I have what feels like two bones that sit side by side that stick out. What is it?I noticed it when I was in Jr. High and I had P.E. class, I had to do sit ups and every time i went up I could feel it grind on the floor. It did hurt also i can’t sit for long without back pain. I have been diagnosed with scoliosis but i feel this is not part of my scoliosis, I could be wrong though.

 

 

Symptoms: Back pain

 

 

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Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.Scoliosis affects the curvature of the back. Since you have it, you must be affecting th e lower back when you do a sit up. This is what is causing the pain in the lower back and the protruding type of bones.Here is what I recommend. See a Doctor and get the requisite treatment. Hope this will help you. All the best

 


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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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