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Buttock pain

Buttock pain: Introduction

Buttock pain: Pain affecting the buttock regions. See detailed information below for a list of 28 causes of Buttock pain, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Buttock pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Buttock pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Buttock pain

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Buttock pain: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Buttock pain, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Buttock pain Treatments

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Stories from Users for Buttock pain

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Message Boards for Buttock pain

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Diagnostic tests for Buttock pain:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Buttock pain. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Point exactly to the area of greatest discomfort
    • Observe walking and gait
    • Feel lumbosacral, hip and sacroiliac joints for tenderness
    • Observe range of movement of lumbosacral spine and hip joint
    • Test the sacroiliac joint
    • Examine for signs of peripheral arterial insufficiency e.g. absent peripheral pulses including femoral pulse, cool foot, loss of hair over the lower leg
  • more tests...»

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Medications or substances causing Buttock pain:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Buttock pain as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Buttock pain: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Buttock pain may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Buttock pain

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Buttock pain. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

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Buttock pain: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Buttock pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Buttock pain:

The list of organs typically affected by Buttock pain may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Buttock pain

The list below shows some of the causes of Buttock pain mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Buttock pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Buttock pain. Of the 28 causes of Buttock pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Buttock pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Buttock pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Buttock pain Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Buttock pain based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Buttock pain?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Buttock pain, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Buttock pain:

    Medical Conditions associated with Buttock pain:

    Buttock symptoms (25 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Buttock pain:

    Hip pain (111 causes), Thigh pain (26 causes), Anal pain (8 causes), Anorectal pain (69 causes), Anal pain (8 causes), Rectal pain (27 causes), Anal itching (71 causes), Buttock rash (28 causes), Buttock pain (28 causes), Buttock bruise (8 causes), Buttock blueness (10 causes), Buttock symptoms (25 causes), Sacroilitis (7 causes), Spondylarthropathies, Tuberculous infection, Pyogenic infection, Primary tumor of pelvic bone, Secondary tumor of pelvic bone, Pelvic fracture, Osteoporosis (313 causes), Osteomalacia, Paget's disease of bone, Polymyalgia rheumatica

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