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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Left Side Abdominal Cramps

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Stomach Cramps (Definition)

Stomach cramps or pain can be due to problems in digestion or irritation to the stomach. Some people use the term to describe cramps ...Read more


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I had bleeding from my intestines a few years ago, it happened again recently. I have really bad stomach cramps in the lower left abdomen.

I had bleeding from my intestines a few years ago, it happened again recently. I have really bad stomach cramps in the lower left abdomen.

IBS/IBS: 20's male w. Intermittent abdominal cramps & blood per rectum has autonomic intestinal dysfunction. Surgery to be avoided. Pelvic girdle disorder w. dysautonomia likely. Avoid prednisone, gluten, milk & surgery. See Osteopath about pelvic girdle disorder. Cannabis sativa, not indica, is worth exploring; taken as a tea or butter extract made at low temperature; so as to avoid psychotropic effects. ...Read more

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There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area.. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area.. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

Doctor can evaluate: The symptoms you are describing are very nonspecific. The "lump" you feel could be an enlarged lymph node, an infection, and many more things. You might consider seeing a physician for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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I been having this discomfort in my stomach, cramps, heartburn and I feel like a poking on both side of lower rib cage and on my upper abdomen or stom?

I been having this discomfort in my stomach, cramps, heartburn and I feel like a poking on both side of lower rib cage and on my upper abdomen or stom?

?gastritis: Inflammation of the stomach lining(gastritis) is likely. Follow a bland diet,avoid alcohol and caffeine,take an antacid like mylanta 1/2 hours after meals and at bedtime, and take prilosec daily. If symptoms persist see your physician or a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. Peptic ulcer,pancreatic inflammation are other possibilities. ...Read more

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Started out as low abdomen cramps, then low back pain, now pain between ribs and hip on right side. My temp has been higher. What is this? Ovulation?

Started out as low abdomen cramps, then low back pain, now pain between ribs and hip on right side. My temp has been higher. What is this? Ovulation?

All these: Symptoms are non-specific: they could be related to ovulation or 100 other things. What we'd need to know: when did your last period start, and how regular are your cycles? ...Read more

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Bubbling stomach,always feel full, stomach cramps, and pain in left upper abdomen thats sharp what is it high crp, abnormal biopsy, normal endoscopy?

Bubbling stomach,always feel full, stomach cramps, and pain in left upper abdomen thats sharp what is it high crp, abnormal biopsy, normal endoscopy?

Gastroparesis: Many of your symptoms sound like those of someone with gastroparesis, or slow emptying of the stomach. I'm not sure what abnormal biopsy means, but you might want to ask your doctor if it makes sense to assess for the possibility of gastroparesis. ...Read more

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Constant lower abdomen cramps ?

Constant lower abdomen cramps ?

Many things: It doesn't say how old you are, and we would need a lot more info to help you. Could you be pregnant? Are you constipated? Have you been ill? Could you have an std? Is your period due/overdue? Have you had abnormal (or no) pap smears? Has there been a change in your bowel movements? Many things can cause lower abdomen cramping/pain. Give us more info and maybe we can help. Or see your md. ...Read more

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Hi I have had abdomen cramps/ pain for over 1 week this pain is relieved when I go to the toilet, the pain is not severe. I've had no other symptoms ?

Hi I have had abdomen cramps/ pain for over 1 week this pain is relieved when I go to the toilet, the pain is not severe. I've had no other symptoms 
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TNTC: causes of abdominal pain are Too Numerous To Count (TNCT). If you continue to have the pain, I suggest seeking out medical care. The potential causes, include diet, lifestyle, stressors, infection, inflammation, etc etc. Consult with your physician for more information and best of health to you. ...Read more

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My upper abdomen cramps/hurts badly some times or in the middle of the night. The frequency is getting higher. What's wrong?

My upper abdomen cramps/hurts badly some times or in the middle of the night. The frequency is getting higher.  What's wrong?

Few things: There are certainly a lot of possibilities here. These include acid reflux, ulcer in the stomach or small intestine, gallbladder among other things. If it is becoming more frequent and bothersome then it is worth getting checked out. ...Read more