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I have a very sharp pain on my right lower abdomen area right above my hip bone. any ideas of what this pain could be?

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Dr. Charles Rocamboli
Family Medicine 19 years experience
A couple things: A couple of things can cause pain there from ovarian cysts to kidney stones to appendicitis. Get to a doctor asap.
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
Hospital-based practice 22 years experience
Which side? Charact?: Lots of different types of pain can be felt in the right lower abdomen. To tell u what is causing it, doctors will need a better description. When does it start? How long does it last? Associated with food? Menstruation? Bathroom? It could b b9, but Appendicitis is usually on the right side. You may want to use Healthtap Prime or get checked out by a physician for diagnosis. Good luck & thank you.

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