Doctor insights on:
Female Abdominal Pain Lower Left Side
Hi, I have been experiencing upper abdominal pain on the left and right side the past few days. I'm a female 26 years of age. What should I do?
Pain: You should see a doctor to get a better history from you. To give you proper advice. ...Read more
Ulcers? Constipation: Ulcers, constipation, pancreatitis, diverticulitis, splenic (rare), gallbladder. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? See a doctor for exam and studies. ...Read more
Stomach ache and a sharp immobilizing pain in left side of abdomen that comes in waves. What is this?
I am having upper abdominal pain on the left side and sometimes on the right. Lipase numbers have been high for 2 mnths. Ctscan normal, any thoughts?
Abdominal pain/ panc:
This could be related to your gallbladder, pancreatitis or even gerd, irritable bowel or other GI issues.
You should start with an appointment at your pcp and then have and us to rule out pancr divisum or other causes and or see a GI physician or surgeon and have repeat labs after alcohol abstinence and low fat low chol diet. ...Read more
Severe upper abdominal pain for 6 hours, slight numbness on upper left side. Very painful. No problems going to bathroom.?
I have upper abdominal pain in the middle and left side, with nausea, this has been going on for 3 months now, pain is going to flanks.?
Seek medical attn...: I would get help if I were you...Why wait if this has been going of for so long? Is this pain getting worse, or is it worse after meals, before meals or with activity or certain positions? Some things possible include gastritis, pancreatitis, reflux, kidney stones, etc...The list is long so get evaluated soon! Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have upper abdominal pain on the left side there is constant discomfort, sharp pain, & nausea. It started after a car accident & has gotten worse.?
See below: If you were not evaluated at a trauma center after the accident. It would be best to seek medical advice from an individual skilled in the assessment of the injured patient population. There are certain entities associated with blunt abdominal trauma that should be ruled out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What causes excessive gas and upper abdominal pain on both sides. Also sharp pain on left side few times when bending?
Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with his doctor. In that meeting, his doctor will listen to him, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell him what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Can gallstones cause left sided upper abdominal pain? Pain comes and oes and does not seem to be food related but ultrasound dies show that I have one
Yes: Its not the classic presentation but gallstones can cause pain in several locations. I would make sure you don't have pain from other causes before removing your gallbladder so that you are not subject to an unnecessary operation, but if the workup of your pain reveals no other source than the stones, you would be a candidate for gallbladder removal. ...Read more
I'm up with fever, chills, upper abdominal pain from my center to my left side. Left side of my body is swollen. Thrown up once. Do I go to er? Diarea wkago
Yes,: Go see a doctor to be on the safe side... ...Read more
I am experiencing side pain, upper abdominal pain (side: right), passing gas and back pain (side: lower). Irritating pain from under right rib?
31 weeks pregnant with bad upper abdominal pain that starts on left side below ribs and works its way down entire abdomen. Pain comes and goes.
Upper abdominal pain, under rib (left side), had egd, ultra sound, labs. All come back good. Mostly pain when laying down. Can this be a hernia?
Chronic middle back pain on both sides, but worse this past week on left side; mid upper abdominal pain and left upper abdominal pain that comes and goes; chest tightness; difficulty sleeping this past week due to symptoms. Should I be seen today?
I've missed my period this month and been having stomach aches, headaches, abdominal pain on left and right side, mood swings, and lose of appetite.
And the question is?: Is there a question somewhere in all that description? Perhaps, one thing you're wondering about is whether or not you could be pregnant? The answer is, "YES, it's possible. If you are a sexually active individual" But to know for sure you'd have to take a pregnancy test and this is available at any pharmacy without prescription. ...Read more
I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right), abdominal mass, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen and side pain. I have a round mass on left low or mid side when coughing. I cant really bend my abdomen is in the way and painful?
Need Medical checkup: If you suspect any mass in your abdomen which is causing pain, you should have a medical check up. Go see your doctor immediately and have a medical examination. A CT scan of the abdomen is a good test to check for any suspected abdominal mass or lumps in the abdomen. If there is a lump, it will require further testing to find the cause. ...Read more
I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: left). The following also describe me: Appetite changes, Stomach upset, Stomach cramps, and Fatigue. What should I do?
Doctor can evaluate: Many things are in the upper abdomen: stomach, pancreas, liver, small intestine, gall bladder, large intestine, abdominal muscles, etc... An exam by a primary care doctor can help figure things out. Pain in the right upper abdomen, plus symptoms that occur after eating, can be due to gallstones or other gall bladder disease. The stomach itself and the spleen are in the left upper abdomen. ...Read more
Upper abdominal pain on left side and central+right upper back pain and central+right hip bone pain. Nausea and vomiting. Lost appetite. No fever. Help?
Get evaluated: If you are pregnant and having abdominal pain, get in with your doc. There are several possibilities, gallstones, hernia, dehydration, hyperemesis, ulcer that can be made worse when combined with pregnancy. In the meantime, increase your oral hydration and cut back on fatty food. ...Read more