U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
A 17-year-old female asked:

what could be causing the left side of my hip/pelvis to have a really sharp pain only when i cough?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Latonya Brown-Puryear
Pulmonary Critical Care 22 years experience
Cough: Forceful coughing can result in muscle strain which can also cause referred pain. Best treatment is to cure the cough. If pelvic pain is still present after cough resolves then you should have it checked!

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
$30 per visit with
membership

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
$30 per visit with
membership
Last updated Apr 10, 2016

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.