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Dull Ache In Left Hip Area
Feeling dull aches in the lower left side of my abdomen, just above then hip area. Any idea what this could be?
No: There are many causes for pain in this area with most being related to GI or gyn issues. You should have this evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
I have been having this dull ache in my left side lower back hip area at night time. It has turned into a sharp stabbing pain. What could it be?
See below: There are lot of possibilities like a urinary tract infection or kidney infection, kidney stone, muscle sprain, strain or spasms, pelvic disease like endometriosis or pelvic inflammatory disease, spondylosis, disk injury or spinal fracture, inflammatory bowel disease, etc. See you doctor soon. ...Read more
Teenage daughter has lump around in her hip area on the left side only & rarely aches but does occasionally & is dull when it does it's not stool?
Abdominal mass: Great description! You need to correlate your exam with your doctor. Stool is my best guess. Other things need X-rays etc to determine what they are. Good luck ...Read more
Dull pain in left hip for 2 days no other symptoms, what could it be. 31yrs old whole left leg feels slightly sore on and off does not hurt to walk?
Sciatica?: 37 yo women w. 2 days "hip" & ipsilateral leg "soreness". Not incited by walking, which tends to rule out acute joint problem. Sciatica might be explanatory, & is a pain pattern that can be aroused by various conditions. Trochanteric bursitis also a consideration. If fever or leg weakness then urgency for evaluation. Pyriformis & Hypermobility Syndromes come to mind. See Osteopath for diagnosis. ...Read more
CRP 11.4 and RF 53 (up from 49, 2 years ago). Pain in hips, from sitting to standing, and pivot, left knee dull ache. Should I investigate?
I'm having a dull pain on the left side of my torso, right at top of hip. Sore to the touch, almost as if it were bruised. Now moving around back.
It would help me to know your age & how long this problem is on going. Without knowing the answers my best advice is to see your primary care physician.
Several things could be the cause of the problem including a bone bruise, infection etc. ...Read more
Yes, I do feel swollen in left groin&on lt hip. Constant dull ache in lt hip with swollen upper left thigh below leg crease not sure if this is nodes! : (?
Reasons for dull aching lump in left side upper hip in a skinny teen that isn't stool is the most likely thing cancer?
Abdominal mass: A mass in the abdomen can be many things. Cancer is on the list but nit high on mine. Cysts and other lumps can be the cause. You need a doctor exam and a CT scan of your abdomen. Worrying is difficult to stop. Talk to your parents make sure you have a support system. You do not need to are for this alone! ...Read more
I may have sacrioliac ligament sprain. I waken from sleep with a strong dull ache in my left hip to knee. Sitting is painful. Also sciatica symptoms.
Woke up with my left hip swollen and sometimes a dull ache, to a burning sensation from the top of my hip down the back of my leg to almost my knee hurting. It's difficult to walk on, I've taken Advil and had a warm shower but nothing is relieving?
Need more history?: Did you injure yourself? You should go to see a doctor right awAy. Sounds like you may have an issue here. Get. He Jed our and give a good history of the issue as best you remember ...Read more
I have point tenderness in right groin area. General dull ache in both right and left sides of pelvis and radiation to right lower back. 1 wk duration?
Appendicitis vs cyst:
In that area, and without other information, I am most concerned about an ovarian cyst vs. Subacute appendicitis, vs. Lymph node inflammation. You should be seen by your regular doctor or an ER to be examined; let them know if you've had any fever/chills, nausea/vomiting, changes in your menstrual cycle; also things like age and factors like smoking can help make a diagnosis. ...Read more
I've had dull aches near lower left pelvis 3 days after core workout. Changed BC pill, on day 10 of cycle. Last pill took 10 hrs late, no sex. Cause?
Localise dull ache just above the pelvis, happen more frequently on the left, move from left to right, slight burn in urine that started after the ache.
This sound like an inflammation in your urine tract, the best would be to check your urine at this point. The inflammation could be due to an infection or stones. Another possibility is just premenstrual symptoms. Is your period coming soon? This is a problem that could be explored virtually. You may contact one of the HealthTap doctors. ...Read more
I have found a lump on the left side of my. Pelvis close to my left thigh where the leg and pelvis connect, I get a dull ache when pressing around it?
Possibly: An inflamed lymph node. Cysts & hernias can occur. ...Read more
I fell in the shower a few days ago on my left side and although most of the pain is gone, the area on my inner left hip is still sore. What can I do?
Sore hip: This should resolve in a couple of weeks. If it doesn't see your doctor. ...Read more
I've had his ache in my left leg for about a week now. It in my thigh, hip area. It's constant when I'm sitting down and laying down! I'm only 17?
First issue I have is for the past 2-3 years I have been dealing with a tightness/dull ache in my right groin/hip area. There isn’t really any pain bu?
Ongoing pain in top of left thigh/hip area. Pain fine some days. Other days really sore. Only hurts when I bare weight, or move the leg around. Help?
Muscle, tendon, join: This may be muscle, tendon, bursa or joint. You may be best diagnosed by your physician or rheumatologist or orthhopedist ...Read more
Tender left side when touched feels different to other side, sore feelin it travels from under my left breast around the side & back and hip area?
I had a dull ache in my knee, hip, and ankle area when I was younger and we just assumed it was growing pain. I am now done growing, but the pain comes every so often on the right side. It only occurs at night, and unless I put ice or heat on the areas th
Need evaluation: Sounds like you need further evaluation with clinical exam, & possibly blood works / x-Rays. Best wishes. ...Read more
Poking/pulsating ache which isn't painful but annoying on left/upperside of right hip and feels like there's a bruise in the abdomen area above it.
Extremely sore everytime I twist my body ot move my torso to the left side, by my hip, but more around my back, and side area. Flank pain? Muscle?
Sciatic nerve pain recent shingles was treated with acyclovir shingles didn't get any worse but ache like toothache left side hip/buttock area?
Shingles: What you may be experiencing is something called "post herpetic neuralgia", which is a condition that can occur after an episode of shingles. It is a nerve pain and generally takes time to get better. Can be days, weeks, months or in rare cases, years. The treatment of choice for nerve related pains is something called neurontin (gabapentin). ...Read more
Xray, lung scan, blood, ct. Nothing found, 4 mos. Entire left rib area, ab to hip constant bad, sore, achy burning pain. What should I do? Tried everything.
CT abdomen or MRI:
Rule out anything serious with imaging.
Then see a pain specialist for a more thorough evaluation.
The pain distribution has many causes - could be spleen, stomach, or descending colon.
Rib pain itself can come from spine, or inflamed nerves - such as intercostal nerves, but that won't cause hip pain typically. ...Read more
Everything seemed to occur over a week's period. Pain in both feet, aching fingers on left hand, knee joint pain, on and odd hip pain, and now I have a pain in left kidney area. Had the runs this morning and feel generally out of it. Any theories what's ha
Lots of symptoms: Flu? Do you have any history of autoimmune disease such as lupus or any type of migratory arthropathy? Is there any history of gout? Have you been exposed to tick borne illnesses or a area endemic to tickborne illness is? Do you have any infections, rashes, skin lesions? Do you have weakness or numbness in any extremity? ...Read more