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Feeling dull aches in the lower left side of my abdomen, just above then hip area. Any idea what this could be?

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

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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?

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

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Treating a Sore Throat (Checklist)

Stay hydrated
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Drink warm or cold fluids, whatever feels better
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Try acetaminophen or ibuprofen to relieve symptoms
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Avoid spicy or acidic foods
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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?

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

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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?

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?

Inflammation: It seems that the CRP reflects mild to moderate inflammation somewhere. It is nonspecific. RF reflects autoantibody presence. Could be joint related. Could also be nonrelated to hip discomfort. I think deeper eval can help sort this out, yes. Then you and doc can know ...Read more

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Treating a Sore Throat (Checklist)

Stay hydrated
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Gargle with salt water
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See your doctor if you have a fever over 101.5F or can't swallow
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See your doc if you can't open your mouth well or turn your neck well
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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!:(?

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!:(?

Get checked: Unexplained leg swelling should be evaluated by a healthcare professional, to rule out deep vein thrombosis. Impaired lymph node drainage, and possibly even a hernia, are other possibilities. ...Read more

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Reasons for dull aching lump in left side upper hip in a skinny teen that isn't stool is the most likely thing cancer?

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

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Treating a Sore Throat (Checklist)

Gargle with salt water
Daily
Take ibuprofen
3x day
Drink cool fluids
5x day
See your doctor
Once
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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?

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

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