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severe lower abdominal pain during bowel movement

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Hemorrhoids likely.: This is likely due to hemorrhoids. The history strongly suggest it, since pain is after a bowel movement, and likely associated with straining. It c ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience Wound care
Not normal : Many things can cause your symptoms (adhesions, colon issues, anal issues, endometriosis, etc) but clearly, it is not normal to have "severe" pain wi ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Gas, diarrhea: May have an infection, gastroenteritis. Did you eat somewhere new? Travel?Since it is lasting 5 days would go to urgent care and have stool checked f ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Rhythmic or not?: If the pains are rhythmic and can be timed at regular intervals of increasingly shortened intervals then labor is on the way. If not it is just the pr ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Burning stomach: hello this sounds like typical symptoms of gastric hyperacidity. You should go and see your doc so you can get a baseline, and let him test you for H. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You should see your doctor, given the severity of your back pain coupled with the fact that your late.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Cohen
28 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Fissure: Severe anal pain caused by a bm which persists after is usually a fissure.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Newton
18 years experience Pain Management
Yes: Straining with bowel movements can increase you intrabdominal pressure which can exacerbate back pain and can also worsen pain that may be resulting f ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Compression neuritis: get examined with emphasis on the pelvis and lumbosacral spine. You may need anti inflammatory medicine and an MRI of the lS spine.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Yepuri
19 years experience Gastroenterology
Could be: Could also be diverticulitis. Seek evaluation for persistent or worsening symptoms.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Warren Wolfe
57 years experience Family Medicine
Multiple causes: Your symptoms could be caused by a gyn or GI problem. At your age anything is possible and a visit to your family physician is in order asap.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Luq: Discomfort in the LUQ can be due to muscle strain, gas trapped in the colon,colon inflammation or disorders of the spleen. Your physician should exami ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivelisse Rivera-Godreau
23 years experience Family Medicine
If..: If symptoms have been present only for a few days this can be caused by a virus most of the time. In this case drinking plenty of fluids,rest and taki ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Thomae
Specializes in General Surgery
Stretch "nerves": There are few true pain nerves to the intestines..... the intestines react to stretching or distension. You would perceive that as nausea and pain af ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family Practice: Atypical for appendicitis but should check it out if it persists.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Bergstein
38 years experience General Surgery
It can: It depends on the location of the pain; typical might be left lower abdomen or pelvic, associated with the sigmoid colon inflammation. If you are havi ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Ashori
15 years experience Family Medicine
Could be ....: Kidney stone, kidney infection, bladder prolapse, uterine prolapse, constipation, and rarely a malignancy. A hernia is possible too. It would be good ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Pain: it sounds that you are having significant symptoms. I am assuming that your diarrhea is being caused because of your back pain. If that is the case ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Possible: Let your doctor examine you or go to er , to make sure you did not have appendicitis
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathryn Ko
33 years experience Neurosurgery
Normal: These sound like typical pre and menstrual symptoms. Such pain and pressure can be annoying and debilitating. If they persist and worsen bring this ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Fever RLQ abd pain: Go to ER now may be appendicitis, that is the most important issue to address. Headache is from fever. Go to ER now
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Go and see a doctor: are you a nurse or health care student do you know what rebound tenderness mean you are too young for any thing serious but your description mnaking n ... Read More
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