A 39-year-old female asked:
How do i know the difference between a menstrual cramp on the left side or an ovarian cyst? never had a period but had pain on the left of the abdomen
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Sonogram: The only good way to determine if an ovarian cyst is present is to have a pelvic sonogram done to look for one. This is not something one can subjectively know through symptom evaluation. Left lower abdominal pain is often caused by the colon as well.
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Last updated Aug 28, 2016
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