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For the last week I have felt almost constant vibrations/fluttering in my lower abdomen & rectum. Could it be caused by a enlarged uterus? Or? Thanks

For the last week I have felt almost constant vibrations/fluttering in my lower abdomen & rectum. Could it be caused by a enlarged uterus? Or? Thanks

Abdominal Flutter: The bowels are a dynamic organ with near constant movement. This may likely explain what you're feeling. However if you've had unprotected sex, and irregular or late periods, check a home pregnancy test ...Read more

Flutter (Definition)

Atrial flutter is an abnormal heart rhythm in the top of the heart in which the top of the heart beats very fast but very regularly (as opposed to atrial fibrillation which is always irregular) and can lead to a rapid heart rate and ...Read more


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What causes a tiny fluttering in my lower abdomen?

What causes a tiny fluttering in my lower abdomen?

Spasms and Twitches: The small muscles around the bowel and muscles of the inner back and abdomen can spasm and twitch. Just is just like the twitches you feel on your skin sometimes. But it's inside on the muscles around the bowels or inner back. ...Read more

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I am having a fluttering feeling in my lower abdomen it will start and then stop. This has been occurring for a couple days now. What could this be?

I am having a fluttering feeling in my lower abdomen it will start and then stop. This has been occurring for a couple days now. What could this be?

Vague: Hard to say without a history and exam. Has this occurred before. Are there certain foods, beverages, supplements, meds, activities that may bring this on. Keep a journal and note when this occurs and what you might have eaten, etc. Prior. ...Read more

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Feels like something is fluttering in my lower abdomen on my right side right below my bikini line?

Feels like something is fluttering in my lower abdomen on my right side right below my bikini line?

Preg test?: If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. Intestines move all throughout your abdomen and pelvis. You may simply be feeling that. ...Read more

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I have an on and off stitch like pain on left side lower abdomen which also in the same area I get like a fluttering sensation Help!!

I have an on and off stitch like pain on left side lower abdomen which also in the same area I get like a fluttering sensation Help!!

Clinic visit needed: There are many causes of abdominal pain, some of which can be simply annoying, like constipation, others can be deadly. The best way to make sure it's nothing dangerous is to be examined by a health care provider. Most of the time the cause can be determined with a physical exam and a few simple tests. Less often, an imaging study or looking inside the belly with a scope is needed. ...Read more

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I'm having a buzzing sensation In my lower abdomen and rectum, feels like fluttering or like a phone on vibrate. What could It be? Please help? TY!

I'm having a buzzing sensation In my lower abdomen and rectum, feels like fluttering or like a phone on vibrate. What could It be? Please help? TY!

Muscular: More than likely these are harmless mild muscle contractions due to irritability of uncertain cause. You could try taking a magnesium supplement which often quiets muscle spasm. If symptoms persist, consult a rectal and colon surgeon for an examination. ...Read more

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Why am I feeling fluttering and twinges in my lower abdomen-16 sexually active female?

Why am I feeling fluttering and twinges in my lower abdomen-16 sexually active female?

16yr old/sexual: There are several possibilities. Are you practicing safe sex and are you on birth control pills? The question is whether or not you have a sexually transmitted disease, a pregnancy or some other disorder. You need to be medically evaluated. If you continue to have sex, please be sure you learn all about being safe. If you cannot see a doctor call Planned Parenthood. ...Read more

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I have had a twitch/ fluttering sensation in my lower abdomen? For two days not painful? Unsure what it could be

I have had a twitch/ fluttering sensation in my lower abdomen? For two days not painful? Unsure what it could be

It could just be: Stress related, psychological, problems with ur uterus and intestines etc. Follow up with your doctor for any concerns. Take care and god bless you! ...Read more

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When I sit down there is pain in my lower abdomen. As soon as I'm seated it goes away. There's a little fluttering and slight bloating during the day?

When I sit down there is pain in my lower abdomen. As soon as I'm seated it goes away. There's a little fluttering and slight bloating during the day?

Exam needed to know: There are many causes of abdominal pain, some of which can be simply annoying, like constipation, others can be deadly. The best way to make sure it's nothing dangerous is to be examined by a health care provider. Most of the time the cause can be determined with a physical exam and a few simple tests. Less often, an imaging study or looking inside the gut with a scope (endoscopy) is needed. ...Read more

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What causes a fluttering sensation in the lower abdomen? It's happened about 5 times in the last 2 days. Doesn't feel like gas?

What causes a fluttering sensation in the lower abdomen? It's happened about 5 times in the last 2 days. Doesn't feel like gas?

Gas /Air/Peristalsis: Fluttering "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more

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What is it when my lower abdomen is fluttering or twitching it lasts almost 20 seconds, never felt this before, just wondering, no other issues?

What is it when my lower abdomen is fluttering or twitching it lasts almost 20 seconds, never felt this before, just wondering, no other issues?

Water, fruits, veget: Make sure that you are drinking 1.5-2 liters of water/day. Also eating 5-7 servings of fruit/vegetables/seeds/nuts daily to get your minerals (especially magnesium & potassium) and vitamins each day. We are what we eat. Decrease or cut out the pop/ junk food.
This does not sound like something serious, but a poor diet can lead to other health problems eventually. ...Read more

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I’ve had this fluttering bubbly like throbbing under my right lower abdomen. There is no pain and it comes and goes. Should I be concerned?

I’ve had this fluttering bubbly like throbbing under my right lower abdomen. There is no pain and it comes and goes. Should I be concerned?

Fluttering RLQ: May be gas, do you pass gas shortly afterward? Constipation? If upper abdomen may be gallbladder, if lower abdomen may be ovary or ileitis (any blood in stool or diarrhea afterward?) or food intolerances (notice it after certain food?? or even appendix (though not usual presentation)f/u w/ doc consider ultrasound for gallbladder if upper abdomen, or CT abdomen/pelvis if lower and/ or scope ...Read more

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I had a C-section 14 months ago since then I have been feeling flutters and movement in my lower abdomen and occasional spasms. What causes this?

I had a C-section 14 months ago since then I have been feeling flutters and movement in my lower abdomen and occasional spasms. What causes this?

Are you preg?: Have you done a pregnancy test to see if you're pregnant again? Movement in the abdomen makes me think this is a possibility. If your pregnancy test is negative then the movement is likely gas. ...Read more

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Lower abdominal cramping, a flutter feeling in pelvis, pain in thighs and lower back 4 neg hpt. Sexually active August. 2 periods What is wrong

Lower abdominal cramping, a flutter feeling in pelvis, pain in thighs and lower back 4 neg hpt. Sexually active August. 2 periods What is wrong

Hormonal imbalance: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon and anovulatory cycle is a common cause. If you miss more than two periods it would be time to see your doctor. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time. You may consider implanted contraceptive or an IUD.
Consult this site for more information on this topic.
http://www. Nichd. Nih. Gov/health/topics/menstruation/conditioninfo/Pages/causes. Aspx
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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LmP was June 10 n nothing since. History of irreg periods but never this long. All hpt have been negative. Now feeling flutters in low abdomen. Wat cd it b?

LmP was June 10 n nothing since. History of irreg periods but never this long. All hpt have been negative. Now feeling flutters in low abdomen. Wat cd it b?

After more than: 3 months without your period, medical/ gynecological evaluation is warranted to determine the cause.
Take care. ...Read more

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I have went 4 months without a period and I now feel flutters in my lower belly. All 10 store bout test read negative. Is there a chance I'm pregnant?

I have went 4 months without a period and I now feel flutters in my lower belly. All 10 store bout test read negative. Is there a chance I'm pregnant?

Most likely u r not: Pregnant. Follow up with ur gyn and get checked for hormonal imalance, ovarian cyst etc. Check out this links. Take care and god bless u! http://www. Medicinenet. Com/script/main/mobileart. Asp? Articlekey=106793. http://www. Healthline. Com/health/secondary-amenorrhea. ...Read more

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I'm feeling flutters in my lower belly and a strong pulse plus I experience headaches more often I am always sleep tired in nausea vomiting?

I'm feeling flutters in my lower belly and a strong pulse plus I experience headaches more often I am always sleep tired in nausea vomiting?

Pregnancy test: The first test performed on any female of reproductive age with symptoms of fatigue and nausea would be a pregnancy test. Following that, a more complete history and physical exam would be necessary. Nausea and vomiting due to any cause can lead to dehydration which can cause rapid pulse, fatigue, headache and dizziness when severe. ...Read more

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I have an ovarian cyst on my right ovary. The last week or so I have been feeling little flutters in my right low abdomen. Is this normal?

I have an ovarian cyst on my right ovary. The last week or so I have been feeling little flutters in my right low abdomen. Is this normal?

Might be: As long as you aren't having too much pain. Little flutters may be due to the cyst. Make sure you have a follow-up sonogram in 4-6 weeks to see if the cyst resolves. ...Read more

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Have not constant but dull ache from time to time lower left side or lower abdomen?

Have not constant but dull ache from time to time lower left side or lower abdomen?

LLQ discomfort: Causes of recurrent llq abdominal discomfort may be identified by first addressing accompanying signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risk factors? ...Read more

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Heavy fullness in lower abdomen. Constant need to relieve myself. Even when I do there's no change. Has been like this for years. Worse in morning.?

Heavy fullness in lower abdomen. Constant need to relieve myself. Even when I do there's no change. Has been like this for years. Worse in morning.?

Here are some...: Sorry to hear what you got, but at least bringing you no harm as surely time-tested. Without further Hx & physical exam, it's hard to come up with right Dx. However, clinically lower abdominal fullness may just represent the presence of belly fat and constant urge to defecate may suggest the occurrence of GI-related disorders like IBS/IBD. More? Seek pro-evaluation and counseling timely. ...Read more

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I have a heaviness in the left lower abdomen that is constant and dull in nature. However, it is severely sharp when I make any sort of movement. I've had it for the past three hours possible causes?

I have a heaviness in the left lower abdomen that is constant and dull in nature. However, it is severely sharp when I make any sort of movement. I've had it for the past three hours possible causes?

Many possibilities: Abdominal wall, colon, small bowel, ovary, etc. Colon: constipation/distention. Small bowel: distention, ? a kink, ovary: follicle which has not yet ruptured to shed egg. All these likely temporary, likely to resolve, but difficult to know even in person & impossible to judge from a long distance via text. Study abdominal anatomy on the internet, self-exam, learn, consider medical help. ...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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Extreme pain left side lower abdomen constant pain not going away?

Extreme pain left side lower abdomen constant pain not going away?

Left lower: Abdomen....some possibilities...HERNIA (incarcerated) DIVERTICULITIS, and simple SPASM (IBS)

YOU NEED TO BE SEEN and your abdomen examined and possible testing (endoscopy)
Start with your Primary Care Provider.
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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53, female had complete hysterectomy yrs ago. Having constant drawing pain on my right lower abdomen. What can it be?

53, female had complete hysterectomy yrs ago. Having constant drawing pain on my right lower abdomen. What can it be?

See your doc: You need an exam. There are many causes of pain in that area. They could be from an ovary or from your bowels (appendix, diverticulitis, etc). Your doctor can help by asking about bowel, bladder, sexual pain, and performing an exam. Sometimes an ultrasound or other test may be necessary. ...Read more

Lower Abdomen (Definition)

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