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I got a dull, pain in my lower left side of back that radiates to my front. What could this be?

I got a dull, pain in my lower left side of back that radiates to my front. What could this be?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I am experiencing headache, with a dull pain in the lower left side of my head. feels like something needs to pop. neck pain also?

I am experiencing  headache, with a dull pain in the lower left side of my head. feels like something needs to pop. neck pain also?

Head and neck pain: Pain is non specific, neck pain from neck muscle spasm, cervical spine diseases can radiate up to the head and ear on the same side. Try ibuprofen, warm compress to neck, see neurologist if no improvement. ...Read more

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During menstrual cycle, i took ibuprofen for cramps but I have a nonstop dull pain on my lower left side that was not helped by ibuprofen. Advice?

During menstrual cycle, i took ibuprofen for cramps but I have a nonstop dull pain on my lower left side that was not helped by ibuprofen. Advice?

Need An evaluation: I would recommend seeing your obgyn. Mostly to make sure you don't have a large ovarian cyst causing the pain. Also possible to have fibroids or something totally unrelated. But better to gets it checked out while you have the pain. ...Read more

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What can I do for dull-like pain on lower left side of stomach?

What can I do for dull-like pain on lower left side of stomach?

Depends on the cause: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines (constipation, fibroids, etc). If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless i twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless i twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

? Nerve pain: Can't really offer a diagnosis here without more history and exam but i would consider something like meralgia paresthetica. Look it up and see if it corresponds to your history which is often of tight jeans, belt, or other compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. ...Read more

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I 52yrs old i have a 3cm cyst on my left ovary i was bleeding last week but the bleeding stopped i have a dull pain on my lower abdominal left side i ?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. Most ovarian cysts resolve on their own. Your Obgyn will need to assess it. If you are postmenopausal and bleeding then this need evaluation ...Read more

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I have a dull aching pain in my lower back (left side) I have numbness and tingling in my left thigh down to my knee. ?

I have a dull aching pain in my lower back (left side)  I have numbness and tingling in my left thigh down to my knee. ?

Unpinch the nerve.: Sounds like you have a disk herniation. As long as the pain is tolerable, and you do not have progressive increasing weakness, or lose the ability to control the bladder or bowels, the vast majority of disk herniations can be treated without surgery. I recommend you get a good exam by a spine specialist, then follow instructions on use of medications, stretchs and activities modifications. ...Read more

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I been having a dull pain on and off pain on lower left side of. Pelvic . Can it be a cyst if i had one tooken out on right side?

I been having a dull pain on and off pain on lower left side of. Pelvic . Can it be a cyst if i had one tooken out on right side?

Possibly: But could be due to many other causes. Would need a full detailed history and exam as well as possibly some imaging studies. Go back and see the surgeon who removed the cyst and have yourself evaluated. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have dull pain that comes and goes and moves around on my lower left side, what is this?

I have dull pain that comes and goes and moves around on my lower left side, what is this?

Diverticulitis: the area of the body and the symptoms that you are describing has the potential to be a mild form of diverticulitis. please consider seeing your health care provider for evaluation and diagnosis ...Read more

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What could cause a constant dull pain in the lower back on the left side? Nothing relieves it.

A muscle pull: Do you exercise ? Construction? Any other active activities that involve bending or lifting? See your doc and get an evaluation. As you could need meds and or physical therapy ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in the left side of my lower back that seems to also have a dull pain going from there to my thigh. Mild tingle also. Why is this?

I have a sharp pain in the left side of my lower back that seems to also have a dull pain going from there to my thigh. Mild tingle also. Why is this?

Many possibilities: Among these are kidney stones, intervertebral disk disease, intraabdominal inflammation (like retroperitoneal appendicitis, rupture of cysts, etc.) you need to see a doctor and get this taken care of before it becomes more severe. Go see somebody soon and good luck. ...Read more

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I have lower back pains, a constant dull pain on the left hand side, made worse by exercise?

I have lower back pains, a constant dull pain on the left hand side, made worse by exercise?

Back pain, dull pain: Slow down on your exercise and contact your doctor to set up an appointment to control your pains. You may need a referral to a back specialist. Hope all goes well - please keep me informed! ...Read more

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I have a lower abdominal pain on the left side it's been a week started off as a dull pain but has got worse what can it be?

Anything: Pain in the left abdomen in otherwise healthy female could be a long list of things Digestive like colon and diverticulosis and constipation or Female like an ovarian cyst or Urologic like infection or stone as you can see it could be a list of thing go and see your doctor might be able to help hope that is helpful thank you for using health tap good luck ...Read more

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I have lower abdominal pain more on the left side started off as a dull pain but has started to get wires it's been a week what is it?

I have lower abdominal pain more on the left side started off as a dull pain but has started to get wires it's been a week what is it?

?Wires?: Your statement is not very clear. Please revise it. What do you mean by "started to get wires"? Hope you find an answer to your question once it is more clear? ...Read more