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Fort Bragg, NC
A 23-year-old female asked:

have been having a dull aching pain about 2-3 inches left of belly button. it's constant for the past hr and happened yesterday as well. why is this?

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Dr. Trachella Johnson foy
Family Medicine 20 years experience
Need eval: As a young woman this is potentially the area of your ovaries. There is possibility of cyst or other ovary issue. There are not many other organs in this area except for your colon- so if some thing was twisted or if there was a gas pocket you can get this type of pain. Recommend you see pcp if pain persists.

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Last updated Oct 17, 2020

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