Lower Back + Lipoma Removal Q&A

Ask a doctor

Narrow 23 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Can a Lipoma in the Lower Back Cause Pain to Go Further Up my Back?

My Doctor just told me that I have Lipoma in three different places on me: my arm, under my breast where my rib cage is and one on the lower left side... READ MORE

What Doctor Do You See to Have a Episacroiliac Lipoma (Aka Back Mouse) Removed from the Lower Back?

My husband's back has been hurting him. He has seen a orthopedic surgeon and family practice doctor. Neither Doctor could identify the problem. While... READ MORE

Lipomas Lower Back and Sacrum?

Hi, I have few lipomas in lower back and sacrum area maybe around 10 in total. I am wondering if its best to get them taken out? I do weight lifting... READ MORE

Spinal Lipoma?

I had a spinal lipoma removed age 2 but it wasn't all removed due to risk of paralysis. I'm now 30 and been having lower back pain for 18 months and... READ MORE

Can a Lipoma in Lower Right Back Present Similar to Sciatica?

I have had back pain for months now. Have had Maris epidural a and no relief. I have a lump in lower rght back that an ultrasound diagnosed as a... READ MORE

Should I have tumor (lipoma?) removed from lower back? (photo)

My doc says its a lipoma and nothing to worry about upon initial physical exam. Waiting on results of ultrasound but from what I've read will prob be... READ MORE

I am having lipoma surgery. How much time will I need to take off work?

I am having a lipoma removed from my lower back by a general surgeon. he states it is wrapped around a nerve. he would nor remove it in the office due... READ MORE

What doctor do you see to have an episacroiliac lipoma (AKA back mouse) removed from the lower back?

Now seen 5 Consultants over 5 years without any treatment or diagnosis. I am in pain and my movement is restricted so badly. Theses painful nodules... READ MORE

What type of surgeon do I see to remove very painful lipomas in my lower back (that do not appear on MRI)?

Severe back pain started 3 yrs ago. Extensive work-up: PT, desensitization inj series & SI joint inj by physiatrist, MRI of lumbar spine & pelvis, L4... READ MORE

I had a softball-sized lipoma removed from my lower back.Now I have that size of a hematoma that is painful & bothersome.(photo)

1st postop moved to 1 week post-op bc light-headed, dizzy & felt awful.Told me I was simply recovering.The next week I had surgeon draw off fluid; he... READ MORE

Should i ask for MRI

I had 2 lipmoas removed from the lower back one on either side of my spine and another removed from my tail bone 3 mnths later. Its been 12 mnths and... READ MORE

Should I have surgery to remove Lipoma in lower back?

I am a 47yo female with lower back pain for > 10 years. It has gotten worse during the past year. Can't sit in a chair comfortable for more than... READ MORE

What would be the best way for removal of multiple lipomas?

I'm a 30 year old male. I have severe pain from the lipomas. I have at least20 or so in my lower back region. What would be the best treatment cost... READ MORE

Removal of lipoma on my lower back.

Hello, I have a small lipoma on my lower back next to my spine bones. It's basically on the muscle that runs up the spine. I can actually grab it and... READ MORE

I have lipoma on my lower back.

I met with an accident in December 27th 2015 and on my left lower back blood was clot. I didn't go for any treatment because I thought it was normal... READ MORE

I had 4 lipomas taking off a week ago will they do a biopsy on all of them are just one?

I had 4 lipomas taking off a week ago will they do a biopsy on all of them are just one i had two larger ones out of my lower back an two from my... READ MORE

What is the normal recovery period for removal of episacral lipomas?

I have at least 3 episacral lipomas in my lower back that are causing me a lot of pain, I want to get them removed, how long would I be off work for?... READ MORE

Should I worry about nerve damage?

I have a lipoma on my lower lumbar spine that was imaged via MRI about 5 years ago. I was told to not worry about it. I have recently (the last 2... READ MORE

I was diagnosed with a Lipoma last Thursday. Any reason why a lipoma might be causing pain this severe?

Lwer back right above my tail bone It has been causing me severe back pain for a constant week now. Pain so bad it has put in tears for 15 - 20... READ MORE

No matching results