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I had a baby 16 days ago. This morning I've woken up with strong dull aching on the lower right side of my abdomen, into my hip. Do I need a doctor?

I had a baby 16 days ago. This morning I've woken up with strong dull aching on the lower right side of my abdomen, into my hip. Do I need a doctor?

Yes, please seeyour: That should have nothing to do with your delivery, but you could have an ovarian cyst vs other gyn or non gyn causes or go to er, as may need to r/o appendicitis. ...Read more

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Hi im 10 days late for my period, I feel pregnant but some tests are faintly positive some are negative majority are negative im getting a sharp dull ache on right lower side of abdomen since yesterday night it disappeared then returned slightly today wha

Hi im 10 days late for my period, I feel pregnant but some tests are faintly positive some are negative majority are negative im getting a sharp dull ache on right lower side of abdomen since yesterday night it disappeared then returned slightly today wha

Test with doctor: If you are getting different answers on home pregnancy tests then you need to see a doctor for a blood pregnancy test (BHCG). It is very important to know which test is correct. After that your doctor can evaluate the possible causes of your pain. ...Read more

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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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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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I have a dull ache in my lower abdomen on the right side. Present for about 3 days. It seems to be worse when I am standing. I am female. Any thoughts? Thank you

I have a dull ache in my lower abdomen on the right side. Present for about 3 days. It seems to be worse when I am standing. I am female. Any thoughts? Thank you

See your doctor.: There are many things that can cause right lower sided abdominal pain in a young woman. Since it is worse with standing, however, it should be evaluated by your doctor. It is not likely, but always possible that you could have appendicitis, and that needs to be looked at. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can a herina in rt side groin cause pain in lower rt abdomen? Twinges of pain and constant dull ache?

Can a herina in rt side groin cause pain in lower rt abdomen? Twinges of pain and constant dull ache?

Maybe: Usually, pain or discomfort from a groin hernia is in the groin. I have seen many patients with and without hernias however that have pain in the right lower abdomen. Best way to find out is to see your primary care provider for a more complete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Pain in lower abdomen, below belly button - extends from the far left side to far right side. Dull ache/burn across region. I eat VERY healthy.

Pain in lower abdomen, below belly button - extends from the far left side to far right side. Dull ache/burn across region. I eat VERY healthy.

More info needed: The diagnosis of abdominal pain can be tricky, and can't be done over the internet. Possibilities include inflammation of the bowel, urinary tract infection, pelvic infection, constipation, and tumors. Your will need to see your doctor, who will take a complete history, perform a physical exam and order appropriate tests. ...Read more

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I'm 14 days after ovulation and I've been feeling dull aches in my abdomen sides and lower back and a little bit of heartburn could I be pregnant?

I'm 14 days after ovulation and I've been feeling dull aches in my abdomen sides and lower back and a little bit of heartburn could I be pregnant?

See below: You could be pregnant or the discomfort may be your menses coming on. If you are pregnant that would not be the cause of your symptoms since a 1-2 week old fetus is too tiny to cause abdominal or back pain. ...Read more

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I have had a dull ache in lower abdomen, mainly right side for 16days im 4 days late, did pt, its negative. Also sore nipples for 7 days.?

I have had a dull ache in lower abdomen, mainly right side for 16days im 4 days late, did pt, its negative. Also sore nipples for 7 days.?

Doctor can evaluate: For aches in the abdomen, with a negative pregnancy test, one should call the primary care doctor or the ob-gyn (sometimes the aches are not due to menstrual or pregnancy issues). The doctor can get the details and offer some advice. Since it has been about 15 days since a possible conception date, the pregnancy test could still turn positive this week, even though the first test was negative. ...Read more

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I have a constant dull ache in my stomach but it seems to be coming from the left lower side. What could this be?

I have a constant dull ache in my stomach but it seems to be coming from the left lower side. What could this be?

Lot of options: Abdominal pain is one of the most common reasons to seek medical attention. It is also one of the trickiest things to diagnose based on history alone. Since there are so many options and the symptom is so common, I recommend speaking to a physician about it. Some options: reflux, ulcer disease, gastroparesis, heart related pain, constipation, gas, irritable bowel syndrome, just to name a few. ...Read more

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Sharp n dull pain, right kidney area, come n go, quite near the spine. Sometimes a dull ache can be felt just above the butt, flank, n left side lower back?

Sharp n dull pain, right kidney area, come n go, quite near the spine. Sometimes a dull ache can be felt just above the butt, flank, n left side lower back?

U could very well-: -have a ureteral stone. If small & is passing but with some trouble, the spasm of the ureteral musculature will cause such symptoms. ...Read more

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Lower right side back pain/more like a dull ache than pain. Feels like I need to stretch the muscle. Slight elevated liver enzymes. No other symptoms?

Lower right side back pain/more like a dull ache than pain. Feels like I need to stretch the muscle. Slight elevated liver enzymes. No other symptoms?

The two could be re: The two may be related. This is something to discuss with your physician. The liver is on the right side where you are having your symptoms. This needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Reasons for a dull, painful ache in lower /mid side of stomach. Pain comes and goes, it is not debilitating. It's been occurring for over two months.?

Reasons for a dull, painful ache in lower /mid side of stomach. Pain comes and goes, it is not debilitating. It's been occurring for over two months.?

Depends: Abdominal pain has many causes and many implications. Some are minor and some can be life threatening. More information a complete history and physical is recommended by your doctor if you indeed have these symptoms. Good luck ...Read more

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What could be the cause of left side dull pain/ache radiating to lower back, gas, fullness. Had an open surgical bowel resection in 2008.

What could be the cause of left side dull pain/ache radiating to lower back, gas, fullness. Had an open surgical bowel resection in 2008.

Non specific: Hard to tell. Take note if your symptoms are related to eating, fatty foods or how hydrated. Increase your oral liquids. Go in for evaluation if you develop fever or vomiting. Constipation, a bad gallbladder, hernia and adhesion are all possible. Be well ...Read more

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I'm having lower back pain and lower abdominal pain both in the right side. It's my ovulation week. Is this ovulation pain? Dull ache not sharp.

I'm having lower back pain and lower abdominal pain both in the right side. It's my ovulation week. Is this ovulation pain? Dull ache not sharp.

Sounds like it: It could be. There are other things in that area that could account for it. Time will tell if the pain subsides, than likely it was. ...Read more

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My lower abdomen left side is aching, why?

My lower abdomen left side is aching, why?

LLQ pain: Not sure why - one classic cause of left lower quadrant abdominal pain is diverticulitis, an infection of part of the colon. This can often be treated with antibiotics. For females, we would need to consider gyn issues like ovarian cysts. Talk with your pcp about these symptoms and you can go from there. ...Read more