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when I sneeze my lower abdomen hurts

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ipe Kalathoor
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Sprain: Could be simple muscle sprain, could be many other things including hernia.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Yes: This is the area where your appendix is and a combination of stomach flu and pain with sneezing or moving means you need to have it seen. All the best ... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Schedule a visit: If this is happening consistently i would schedule a visit with your doctor to be evaluated for a hernia. Young women often have undiagnosed hernias i ... Read More
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Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience Gastroenterology
See MD soon: Sneezing increases abdominal and pelvic pressure and tightens abdominal muscles. Hernias of groin or abdominal wall can be aggravated by sneeze or cou ... Read More
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A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. Haider Goussous
62 years experience General Surgery
Muscular pain: Most of the time this is muscular pain from the sudden contraction of your abdominal muscles.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Kim
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: But, if you have pulled a muscle in lower abdomen or muscles attached to your ribs, these will suddenly contract with a sneeze causing pain. So, after ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Caren Reaves
23 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Usually nothing: Fleeting lower abdominal/pelvic pain when sneezing is usually due to the quick pulling on some pelvic ligaments during the sneeze. It is usually nothi ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Rubbing: it could be from the rubbing make sure you drink a lot of water if symptoms persisted or associated with fever see a doctor
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Howard Hack
32 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: There is not enough information here to make any helpful recommendations other than to review this in detail with your physician.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Go to ER/Urgent care: you need to be seen, could be your appendix or your right ovary, need to rule out these possibilties first, good luck
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience Cardiology
Muscle strain: Sneezing recruits abdominal muscles . In general these muscles are not used on a daily basis. Your feeling symptoms similar to doing sit ups and being ... Read More

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