United Kingdom (Great Britain)
A 29-year-old female asked:
I keep getting stabbing pains in the left hand side of my stomach when i cough or laugh it hurts more it does go away for a few days n then comes back?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Laughing : If it comes that way it is usually a twisted rib but occasionally there is a small crack. It's best to check it out.
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