I have had back pain for several years and am only 23 years old. There are 4-5 moveable "nodules" on both my left and right sacroiliac regions, and my PCP thinks that they are "back mice." Who should I see to have them removed? Also, is it safe to have them surgically removed?
What Kind of Doctor to See to Remove Back Mice?
Doctor Answers (3)
Never heard of this. I would recommend a new pcp to begin with. Can't make a treatment plan without an accurate diagnosis. After the diagnosis, go from there.
Unaware of back mice?
I have never heard of this term. It sounds as if they may be lipomas or neurofibromas. You may need radiographic evaluation and a biopsy prior to definitive treatment. I would recommend a plastic surgeon or general surgeon first.
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