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Chronic flank pain on my left side? Usually there part of the day most days.

Chronic flank pain on my left side?  Usually there part of the day most days.

Could be many things: People often mistake flank pain for kidney disease, but kidney disease rarely manifests as chronic pain. Your pain could be due to benign problems with structures near the kidney such as muscle or bone. A more serious scenario would be a tumor of the kidney or of the adjacent structures such as a sarcoma. Imaging of the area with ct scan or ultrasound will be necessary to rule these out ...Read more

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I have constant headache with flank pain left sided pain, with constipation for days.Im taking calicum supplement could I have hypercalcemia?

I have constant headache with flank pain left sided pain, with constipation for days.Im taking calicum supplement could I have hypercalcemia?

Yes, you may: High calcium causes constipation and kidney disease. If you develop kidney disease, your blood pressure could rise and you can get a headache. Avoid dehydration, inactivity, thiazide diuretic. Hypercalcaemia: stones, bones, groans, thrones and psychiatric overtones. ...Read more

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Month ago i had ureterscopy. 2 days ago i had eswl on a 4mm stone, both left side. After 1st surgery i had persistent flank pain. Any relationship?

Month ago i had ureterscopy. 2 days ago i had eswl on a 4mm stone, both left side. After 1st surgery i had persistent flank pain. Any relationship?

Probably not...: Persistent pain suggests constantly something chemical or mechanical irritating local tissue. Urinary-stone-related pain features its own highly variable degree and duration with pain-free interval while on its way down from kidney through ureter to bladder; while not moving, it produces no pain except developing related infection, but usually with recurrent chill, fever, sick... So, talk with doc. ...Read more

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I have SEVERE right flank pain, third day. No urinary pain, urine is dark. Hurts to move & breathe but if I lay on my left side its better-no doc/poor?

Sorry...: Sorry to see you confronting personal calamity to access a timely healthcare. What you briefed may represent a urinary stone is being propelled down right ureter. Stone-related pain tends to be erratic in its onset, degree, duration, interval, progress, evolution, & resolution at the beginning; if becoming constant with or without fever, this is emergency from superimposed infection above stone... ...Read more

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I have a 6 CM ovarian mass on my left side. Why do I have constant abdominal and flank pain on my right side and constipation for 10 days?

Unclear: If you have a large ovarian cyst compressing the outflow of your colon this could cause you to have pain all the way over to the right side. 10 days is too long to go without a bm, you need to be seen! ...Read more

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Heavy bleeding for 8 days last month. This month no period, cramps, flank pain on left side, constipation, negative pregnancy test.

Heavy bleeding for 8 days last month. This month no period, cramps, flank pain on left side, constipation, negative pregnancy test.

Irregular periods: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more

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Left side flank pain since nov is now cronic pain?

Left side flank pain since nov is now cronic pain?

See details: Then have it evaluated including a ct scan of the abdomen and pelvis. This needs attention to rule out potentially serious issues. ...Read more