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Lower Abdomen (Definition)

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


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18 weeks pregnant, sudden constant pain in lower abdomen, have had it for 30 minutes now. Round ligament pain or more serious?

18 weeks pregnant, sudden constant pain in lower abdomen, have had it for 30 minutes now. Round ligament pain or more serious?

Hard to tell.: Without more detail and a physical exam, it is hard to tell if this is a major concern or not. If it persists, I would call your obstetrician. Good luck. ...Read more

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Sigmoid removed in 2012 for diverticulitis.Constant pain in lower abdomen since.Ct and colonoscopy normal. Gi says IBS but had for years. Not IBS pain?

Sigmoid removed in 2012 for diverticulitis.Constant pain in lower abdomen since.Ct and colonoscopy normal. Gi says IBS but had for years. Not IBS pain?

Discuss with GI MD: We can not answer without knowing more details of the cause of your sigmoid colon to be removed, the pain may be related to the underlying condition and even with normal cat scan you may need further testing like colonoscopy? So i will suggest you consult your gastroenterologist for your stabbing/dull pain. ...Read more

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Constant pain in right lower abdomen, pain increases when bending. Also having lower backache. What can it be?

Constant pain in right lower abdomen, pain increases when bending.  Also having lower backache. What can it be?

Hernia: If you are otherwise well and the pain is focal, on going, or a lump is present then hernia. If you are also fever, nausea, vomiting, feeling poorly then get in to er as you may have appendicitis. Take friend with you. Be well. ...Read more

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Began having severe back pain on the lower right side 4 weeks ago. Sciatica diagnosed. Constant pain now in lower abdomen. Something else possibly?

Began having severe back pain on the lower right side 4 weeks ago.  Sciatica diagnosed.  Constant pain now in lower abdomen. Something else possibly?

Possibly: Typically lower abdominal pain has a gastrointestinal(GI) or possibly a genitourinary(GU) source,so we need much more information.Thus you should see your doctors regularly & that may include a spine specialist until all of your diagnoses and treatments are underway.That means a MRI and possibly even an EMG.The GI and GU workup would be different.Your MD can help you w/those referrals if necessary ...Read more

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Sharp constant pain in lower left abdomen, extreme loss of appetite but when I do eat i either throw up or experience diarrhea right after?

Sharp constant pain in lower left abdomen, extreme loss of appetite but when I do eat i either throw up or experience diarrhea right after?

abd pain: You need to be examined by your doctor right away. Several possibilities. You may be having a pelvic infection or bowel infection like diverticulitis. You need medical attention soon. ...Read more

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Have diverticulosis. 2 days now, constant pain in lower left abdomen. Cannot sleep or walk. Could it be trapped gas? no fever or nausea

Have diverticulosis. 2 days now, constant pain in lower left abdomen. Cannot sleep or walk. Could it be trapped gas? no fever or nausea

LLQ pain: Although you are young for the disease it could be diverticulitis. other left lower quadrant causes could be inflammation of the ovary or Fallopian tube or even an ectopic pregnancy. A stone in the ureter should also be considered. Is the pain worsened with walking? Is it worsened with a bowel movement? Is there any nausea? Do you have a fever? You need evaluation and possible CT scan. ...Read more

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My 56 y/o fiancé started having mild constant pain lower left abdomen around navel 2 days ago. Sensitive to touch. Feels he is constipated. Any idea?

My 56 y/o fiancé started having mild constant  pain lower left abdomen around navel 2 days ago. Sensitive to touch. Feels he is constipated. Any idea?

Exam advised: Left sided abdominal discomfort with associated tenderness is suspicious of diverticulitis of the descending colon. Constipation may accompany this also. I recommend that a physician examinine your fiance in the hospital emergency room now where testing can be carried out expeditiously. ...Read more