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I have a egg sized hardness in my lower left abdomen. It's been there about 5 or 6 months and isn't painful. What should I do?

I have a egg sized hardness in my lower left abdomen. It's been there about 5 or 6 months and isn't painful. What should I do?

Lipoma?: Could be a few things. It is potentially something bad and so I would go and get it looked at by the GP to decide what to do bout it if anything. ...Read more

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Searing type pain in lower left abdomen?

Searing type pain in lower left abdomen?

See a physician : You should see a physician . This could be a serious medical condition. ...Read more

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What causes women pain in lower left abdomen?

What causes women pain in lower left abdomen?

Many possibilities..: Finding out the cause of abdominal pain is like solving a mystery: we collect clues from one's symptoms, history, examination+/- tests. Therefore, a "hands-on" eval is critical. In general, causes of left lower abdominal pain can include irritable bowel, diverticular disease, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, intestinal or gynecologic cancers, urinary tract infections, etc... ...Read more

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What makes female pain in lower left abdomen?

What makes female pain in lower left abdomen?

Get it checked: In a woman causes of left lower abdominal pain can include: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, hernia, ovulation pain, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, cancer, renal infection or stone or injury just to mention a few. If pain is chronic get it checked out –especially if associated with change in bowel habitus. Severe abdominal pain warrants er visit. ...Read more

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What does pain in my lower left abdomen mean?

Muscular/visceral: Visceral pain due to constipation/referred pain from organs in that area/kidney stone pain/diverticular. ...Read more

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How come I have pain in my lower left abdomen?

I don't know: Left abd. Pain causes include but is not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone, injury, angina, heart attack, pneumonia, enlarged or ruptured spleen, pancreatitis & obstipation. ...Read more

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What causes pain in lower left abdomen female?

What causes pain in lower left abdomen female?

Many causes.: In a woman causes of left lower abdominal pain can include: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, hernia, ovulation pain, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, cancer, renal infection or stone or injury just to mention a few. If pain is chronic get it checked out –especially if associated with change in bowel habitus. Severe abdominal pain warrants er visit. ...Read more

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Why do I have sharp pains in the lower left abdomen?

Why do I have sharp pains in the lower left abdomen?

See your doctor: You should have your doctor evaluate that area in person. He/she may want to do tests and/or x-rays. ...Read more

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What might cause pain in the lower left abdomen in women?

What might cause pain in the lower left abdomen in women?

Many possibilities..: Finding out the cause of abdominal pain is like solving a mystery: we collect clues from one's symptoms, history, examination+/- tests. Therefore, a "hands-on" eval is critical. In general, causes of left lower abdominal pain can include irritable bowel, diverticular disease, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, intestinal or gynecologic cancers, urinary tract infections, etc... ...Read more

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My gf is female with pain in lower left abdomen. What now?

My gf is female with pain in lower left abdomen. What now?

Need 2 C Doctor: Finding out the cause of abdominal pain is like solving a mystery: we collect clues from one's symptoms, history, examination+/- tests. Therefore, a "hands-on" eval is critical. In general, causes of left lower abdominal pain can include irritable bowel, diverticular disease, endometriosis, ovarian cysts, intestinal or gynecologic cancers, urinary tract infections, etc... ...Read more

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What could cause sudden sharp pains in my lower left abdomen?

What could cause sudden sharp pains in my lower left abdomen?

SEVERE PAIN = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes. ...Read more

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I've been having pain on my lower left abdomen, should I get it checked out?

Yes: If you have recurrent or chronic left lower abdominal pain - this warrants medical evaluation. Changes in bowel habitus also are reasons for assessment. If you develop severe abdominal pain - that should be evaluated asap. ...Read more

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This morning upto the evening, my lower left abdomen is hurting. On and of. Not sure why.. Do I have to see a dr?

This morning upto the evening, my lower left abdomen is hurting. On and of. Not sure why.. Do I have to see a dr?

Yes you should: Pain lasting this long concerns me. Pain can be a symptom of infection, inflammation, obstruction, swelling. Something abnormal is happening which needs to be evaluated soon. ...Read more

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I've had pain in my lower left abdomen since last night. It's not severe but it's noticeable. Should I be concerned?

I've had pain in my lower left abdomen since last night.  It's not severe but it's noticeable.  Should I be concerned?

Left Side Pain: When was the last time you had a bowel movement? Constipation is the most common cause of left sided pain. Having a good BM may help. Also muscle strain can cause left sided pain. If you have not noticed blood in your urine, a less common cause is kidney stones. If you have not had any trauma to that side of your abdomen, spleen injury is also less likely. Rest fluids and Advil (ibuprofen) may help. ...Read more

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I've been having occasional pain in my lower left abdomen and then it shoots up into my back. What could be causing this.

Radiating pain: Retroperitoneal structures like the ureter can cause both abdominal and back pain. Therefore this could be a kidney stone passing down the ureter. Ovarian cyst is another possibility you need to see your primary care physician for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Hello, I have been a light pain on lower left abdomen and a pain when I lift my left upper or when getting on my car or getting out.

Hello, I have been a light pain on lower left abdomen and a pain when I lift my left upper or when getting on my car or getting out.

?muscular or bowel: The discomfort may be muscular especially if only motion affects it. However, if there is steady ache,bowel symptoms,marked tenderness to touch, or fever,inflammation of the colon(diverticulitis) would be a consideration. Have your physician examine you if symptoms persist or worsen. ...Read more

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Sharp pains in lower left abdomen, when picking someing up the pain moves to both sides.The worst Lasted 3 days but small nagging pain still there.

Constipation?: Have your bowels moved? If not this could be causing some cramps pain. Try a mild laxative. If pain does not improve or worsens, see a doctor. Good luck! ...Read more

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Hello, I have pain in my lower left abdomen for over a year. It comes and goes (3h pain) It had disappeared for over 3 months, but it is back now.

Hello, I have  pain in my lower left abdomen for over a year. It comes and goes (3h pain)  It had disappeared for over 3 months, but it is back now.

Diverticulitis?: Diverticula are small pouches that often develop in the colon. These diverticula can perforate(rupture) due to to increased pressure in the colon(such as constipation)or due to impacted particles of food. This will cause a small abscess adjacent to the colon(diverticulitis). Usually seen as people age, *but the incidence in young people is increasing. See your Dr. and>http://bit.ly/1JPmmsi ...Read more