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A 27-year-old female asked:

Sharp pain lower right abdomen on the side. doesn't make me "jump" in pain maybe a 3/10 what could this be? shoots downward

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Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
undefined 40 years experience
TO ER IF>4 HRS. PAIN: Any sharp pain that is continuous for 4 hours or more should be evaluated in the er. The location is suspicious for appendicitis. Best wishes.

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