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A 22-year-old male asked:

burning feeling in lower left abdomen while sitting ?

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Dr. Jehangir Rao
Specializes in Holistic Medicine
Poor posture?: Not enough info to help you. Does walking help if so get up and move around. Are you constipated? Do you slouch? Any testicular pain or swelling?

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