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A 19-year-old male asked about a 17-year-old female:

My girlfriend has got sharp pain on the left side of her body just under her ribs we believe that it's her spleen should she see a doctor?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 31 years experience
abd pain: If the pain is still there, she should definitely see a doctor to determine the cause of it. The spleen is in the left upper quadrant but it rarely causes pain. She needs to see a doctor for a proper diagnosis.
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