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I've had pain and aching in lower abdomen for 48 hours. The area feels firm and tender when pressed. Any ideas what might be the cause?

I've had pain and aching in lower abdomen for 48 hours. The area feels firm and tender when pressed. Any ideas what might be the cause?

Time for exam: It could be a urinary infection, inflammation of your bowel, even appendicitis. It might be a muscle strain or a hernia. In any case it is very worth your time and the inconvenience of having a medical practitioner examine you and maybe order some tests. Don't worry about it, just do it. ...Read more

Bruise Or Contusion (Definition)

Bruises, or ecchymoses, are discolorations and tenderness of the skin or mucous membranes due to the leakage of blood from an injured blood vessel into the surrounding tissues. A serious disease called pupura presents as a cluster of small bruises called petachia. Petachia often appears as many tiny red dots clustered together, and could indicate a problem. ...Read more


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Hi, when i wake up in the morning, I have been experiencing a feeling that my lower abdomen and lower back feel bruised on the inside. Is this normal?

Hi, when i wake up in the morning, I have been experiencing a feeling that my lower abdomen and lower back feel bruised on the inside. Is this normal?

Pain: It's not normal to have persistent lower back and lower abdominal pain. If you haven't seen your primary care physician for an evaluation it would be a good idea to do so. There could be something straightforward that can be diagnosed, but there are also many other things that can be causative for your symptoms that might be more serious. Make an appointment to see your doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Hi, my lower abdomen / pubic bone area feels bruised. Ive not experienced this before and it is the time of the month, could this be connected? Thanks

Hi, my lower abdomen / pubic bone area feels bruised. Ive not experienced this before and it is the time of the month, could this be connected? Thanks

Pelvis: If there has been no trauma, discomfort in the lower abdomen in the midline may be due to some pelvic congestion or mild inflammation. I recommend that you have a gynecologist perform a pelvic examination if the discomfort persists or if there is any menstrual abnormality but the congestion may resolve after a normal menstrual period. ...Read more

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Bad pain radiating fro. The mid back to the left lower abdomen feel sore to the touch any movement hurts my guts even gas hurts .Bad pain feel bruised?

Bad pain radiating fro. The mid back to the left lower abdomen feel sore to the touch any movement hurts my guts even gas hurts .Bad pain feel bruised?

Get some help...: Abdominal pain is never normal, ; "bad" pain even less so. Lots of things cause llq (left lower quadrant) abdominal pain--see earlier healthtap answers. Your symptoms may be related to a non-serious condition, but when pain is persistent, recurrent, and as severe as you report, don't delay in seeking evaluation ; getting treated please. ...Read more

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Having pain left lower abdomen and tender to touch.

Having pain left lower abdomen and tender to touch.

Diverticulitis: Constant pain not associated with other symptoms (diarrhea or blood in the stool) is likely diverticulitis at your age. Other considerations are colitis (infectious, inflammatory), cancer, and disease of the female organs. You should probably see your doc to give them the full story and get treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Pain is upper and lower abdomen. Tender to touch. Feels like barbed wire inside. Heat pack calms some pain. What could it be? I am 26 and female

Pain is upper and lower abdomen. Tender to touch. Feels like barbed wire inside. Heat pack calms some pain. What could it be? I am 26 and female

Need exam: Abd pain as you have described needs to have an evaluation done, I would suggest calling your DR. But you need to be seen in the next day for this. If the pain worsens then go to the ER. ...Read more

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Bruising (Definition)

Bruises may occur over skin that is injured. Bruising from very minor injury can be a sign ...Read more


Lower Abdomen (Definition)

The lower abdomen is the area below the umbilicus(belly button) from one side of the ...Read more