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Hardness In Left Upper Abdomen
See your doctor.: At age 75, the new onset of left upper abdominal pain ought to be evaluated, particularly in light of your history of anemia. You might consider taking a trial of Zantac or other antacids in the meantime. If you have any chest pain with it, go to the emergency room immediately. Good luck. ...Read more
I have achy type pain in my left flank middle of my back area and it sometimes radiates around to my upper abdomen.
Thoughts...: It could be a variety of things... Gas, stomach ulcer, gastritis, kidney stones. Your doctor will probably do a urine test looking for blood (from a kidney stone), do a thorough back and abdominal exam. Make sure you get it checked out if it's persisting, especially if you're having fevers or bowel changes. Best of luck! ...Read more
Had slight but bearable pain in left upper abdomen, been there for two days, ate bad food four days ago..what is it?
I have pain in left upper abdomen that feels better when i awake, it hurts as i start my daily activities or eat, what is this? Help!
That can be: Abea tough one. I would go with GI system. Are u still taking medicine for acid reflux? I would start there, making sure u are using a class of med called a proton pump inhibitor, like Omeprazole 40 mg. I would make appt but that's where my bet would b. If chest pain with exertion that's different, think cardiac in that case but overall u rva bit young 4 that issue. Gd luc. ...Read more
?Acute?: Shingles/herpes zoster: flare of varicella (chicken pox virus) can start with one sided pain, itch, maybe feverish, then blistery rash over the course of a few days. Only in people who already had chick pox, not vaccine. Can lead to painful nerve irritation. Get seen early, get rx early to try to prevent this complication. Vaccine may help prevent shingles, but only 50% effective, less than flu. ...Read more
Check it out: The most common cause of a hollow sound if you tap up there on the left would probably be air in the stomach, which is natural. But it's not normal that would hurt. Go see a doctor and get it checked out. ...Read more
I noticesoft lomp in my left upper abdomen on my rib. Its not hard but i never noticed it beforee. The left side of my abdomen sticks out more.?
See your doctor: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
Yes: I am not sure what type of cyst you are talking about - under the skin one or what? But to answer your ? Is - "yes" you can get it anywhere in your abdomen. ...Read more
I'm feeling a very sharp pain in my upper abdomen on the left side. It started yesterday. It comes and goes but right now it isnt going anywhere help?
See doctor: The location of abdominal pain may help in identifying the problem; however, it is the onset, associated symptoms like nausea, vomiting, character of the pain, and what relieves it, along with the physical exam that all help with making the diagnosis. If pain persists, see a doctor. ...Read more
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