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What causes sharp pain in lower left abdomen, on left side of lower back, and on left leg down to the knee?

What causes sharp pain in lower left abdomen, on left side of lower back, and on left leg down to the knee?

Pinched nerve: Sometimes this pain can be caused by a pinched or irritated nerve. Sometimes a pulled muscle can also cause this type of pain. If it persists or worsens seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What could be the cause for a sharp pain in d lower left abdomen?

What could be the cause for a sharp pain in d lower left abdomen?

Uncertain. Male or: Female? Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked. ...Read more

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On the 22 I had a really sharp pain in my lower left abdomen that kept me in bed. Pain dulled but stayed then turned to numbness as of today. Cause?

On the 22 I had a really sharp pain in my lower left abdomen that kept me in bed. Pain dulled but stayed then turned to numbness as of today. Cause?

How old are you?: Age is a major factor in determining what caused this pain. The problem could vary from constipation to diverticulosis,a condition that could lead to complications if you aren't on a proper diet. If the pain persist or become worse,I advise you to see your local doctor. Make sure you drink plenty of water and fluids. Add more fiber to your diet. Eat some fruits or vegetables and try excerising ...Read more

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What might be the cause of abdominal pain in lower left side which feels like sharp stabing that comes and goes ?

What might be the cause of abdominal pain in lower left side which feels like sharp stabing that comes and goes ?

Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor can evaluate to see what might be causing pain in the left lower abdomen. The large intestine has stool in that location, so constipation can cause pain there. Stomach flu or impending diarrhea can be a cause. In women, problems with a left ovary or fallopian tube can cause pain there. A doctor's evaluation is needed, because there are many possible causes for the pain. ...Read more

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Sharp pain felt in middle of chest (toward right) when cracking back & lower left abdominal pain/pressure under rib cage. Had since last night. Cause?

Sharp pain felt in middle of chest (toward right) when cracking back & lower left abdominal pain/pressure under rib cage. Had since last night. Cause?

Chest/abd pain: Could be reflux, elevate head of bed , consider ranitidine one a day or previcid or both or may be gas or just nerve irritation. or could you have herniated a disc when cracking back?. Do you have pain with deep breath? on BCP or smoke? then may be clots and go to urgent care /ER check d-dimer. Due to concern of clot, herniation and limited info f/u with doc urgent care today. ...Read more

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Having sharp pain in lower left abdomen, what could it be? Pain has been going on off and on all day

Having sharp pain in lower left abdomen, what could it be? Pain has been going on off and on all day

Constipated?: Diverticulitis: inflammation of a diverticulum, esp. In the colon, causing pain and disturbance of bowel function crohns disease: chronic inflammatory disease of the intestines, esp. The colon and ileum, associated with ulcers and fistulae. Kidney stone: a hard mass formed in the kidneys, typically consisting of insoluble calcium compounds; a renal calculus. Ectopic pregnancy, ulcerative colitis. ...Read more

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Ive had 3 c sections and a coil fitted, when I do any kind of exercise, I have a sharp pain in lower left or right abdomen followed by spotting after.

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Your irregular spotting can be addressed during this evaluation. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in lower left abdomen, happened first time,its night and there is no doctor at this time.anything i can do? I'm in very pain.

Sharp pain in lower left abdomen, happened first time,its night and there is no doctor at this time.anything i can do? I'm in very pain.

Seek help: If your pain is that severe you need someone to evaluate you to figure out whats going on, as it's otherwise impossible to suggest options for reducing pain without having a better understanding of whats going on. You may be able to lessen the pain with hot packs and reducing the tension in your abdominal wall(curling up). Again I would strongly advise an urgent eval if the pains severe. ...Read more

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