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nagging pain in right side of abdomen

A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
See his family doc: There are a multiple reasons for this pain from urologic to orthopedic to GI causes. Four days is too long to go without an exam.

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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Collins
40 years experience Family Medicine
Constipation?: Have your bowels moved? If not this could be causing some cramps pain. Try a mild laxative. If pain does not improve or worsens, see a doctor. Goo ... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Greuner
18 years experience General Surgery
Key : Key components to classify pain would be if there is any fever involved or not, your age, your medical history, and the results of your last colonosco ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Post-op from what?: Surgery, obviously, but what kind? Open? Laparoscopic? This question is best addressed by your surgeon. In fact, this questions is best asked prior to ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience Geriatrics
Stomach pain: I assume you're referring to the right side of your abdomen (area between rib cage & pelvis), rather than organ insider abdomen. Unfortunately, your d ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
Get eval: Without any other information and just a statement saying "pain in Left side of chest" my only recourse is telling you to get an evaluation ASAP, to a ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Cunnar
26 years experience Family Medicine
A number of things: Ok - here we go: gas, hernia, kidney stone, diverticulitis, stomach flu, shingles, abdominal muscle strain, constipation, ovarian cyst, mittelschmerz ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Crystal Twynham
32 years experience General Surgery
Gas or muscle spasms: Muscle spasms are sudden, sharp, knife-like pains like charley horses -- but in the abdomen. Rubbing on them should make them go away. If not, or if ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
See details: Significant low back pain is usually related to osteoarthritis and strain. Have it evaluated. There are several good treatment options.
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience Family Medicine
OK: How long. How severe? Sharp, shooting, dull, aching. Hurt to move head or is there localized tenderness. Could be many things. If it doesn't get bette ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Carrie Cannon
32 years experience Family Medicine
To ER for chest pain: Need to head to the emergency room as fact as possible, especially if also shortness of breath, the pain is like a pressure, radiation to jaw or left ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Severe abd pain = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal herni ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
34 years experience Gastroenterology
Could be.: The diagnosis of pain in the right side of the abdomen requires a thorough exam and careful testing. If this has been going on for longer than a few d ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Phillip Frist
45 years experience Dentistry
Possible appendix: It could be your colon or possibly your appendix. If pain persists, listen to mother nature and see your doctor.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
Appendicitis: This is a common and serious condition. If pain persists, see your doctor.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Carlos Satulovsky
27 years experience Psychiatry
Appendicitis?: Many very different causes are possible. Appendicitis is one of the most urgent. Work up will include differential temperature (oral-rectal), WBC and ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Nonspecific: Migrating pain could represent excess gas moving through the intestines, or if associated with diarrhea, nausea and vomiting could represent an intest ... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jan Lei Iwata
25 years experience Ophthalmology
May be UR ibuprofen: Ibuprofen is very irritating to the gastric lining of the stomach, especially when it's not taken with food. Please make sure that you are taking it w ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
Many possibilities..: Finding out the cause of abdominal pain is like solving a mystery: we collect clues from one's symptoms, history, examination+/- tests. Therefore, a ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
UTI: See a doctor. This may be related to the UTI or other issues. Go now. Good luck.
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raymond Schneider
45 years experience Family Medicine
Nature of pain?: Left sided pain in a male could be a hernis, kidney stone, diverticular disease, pancreatitis and even just gas or constipation. We look at the locat ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christiaan Maurer
22 years experience Internal Medicine
Splenic flexure: I would think this is splenic flexure syndrome caused by constipation. You need to be checked out.
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Groin pain: Check with your doctor to rule out an inginual hernia.
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Multiple Causes: Chest pain can be a symptom of heart disease but may be may other things such as esophageal spasms, great vessel disease, respiratory disorders (asthm ... Read More

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