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I have a sharp pain in my right side of my stomach , come and goes away. Was wondering what it could be?

RUQ or RLQ?: U didn't specify upper or lower, but consider addressing signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: biliary, stomach, duodenum, pancreas, biliary tree, colon, small bowel, kidney, skin, muscle. Bleeding, fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension deserve urgent attention. Recent trauma, herniations? Food or medication related? Under stress? ...Read more

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I am dealing with bulimea and need help understanding new symptoms I have a sharp pain in my right side when i puke cough laugh or sometimes even move

I am dealing with bulimea and need help understanding new symptoms I have a sharp pain in my right side when i puke cough laugh or sometimes even move

Pain in side: You have most likely strained a muscle in your side. This should get better with time. Try Ibuprofen and cold compresses (if less than 2 days with pain). ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in my right side every time I inhale. It is also sore to touch and is uncomfortable to move in general. What could this be?

I have a sharp pain in my right side every time I inhale. It is also sore to touch and is uncomfortable to move in general. What could this be?

Ideas: This may be nothing more than a fold of pleura, the membrane lining your chest, that will heal itself. I am more concerned, though, about a microfracture or other disease in a rib, or a partially collapsed lung. If this last more than 48 hours, get with your physician. ...Read more

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I had gotten the mirena iud a week ago today, but ever since I got this I have had sharp pain in my right side shooting into my thigh. Please help?

I had gotten the mirena iud a week ago today, but ever since I got this I have had sharp pain in my right side shooting into my thigh. Please help?

See Mirena MD: Go back to the MD who inserted the Mirena IUD and make sure that it is placed properly inside the uterus via exam, ultrasound or X-ray. The pain you are having suggests that a nerve to your thigh is being stimulated which should not occur with proper IUD placement and retention. You can vaginally place a finger in the vagina and feel for the IUD strings yourself as well. ...Read more

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I have occasion sharp pain in my right side, the smell of food sickens me and i'm sick to my stomach a lot, with spells of dizziness.

I have occasion sharp pain in my right side, the smell of food sickens me and i'm sick to my stomach a lot, with spells of dizziness.

Sounds ongoing: It sounds like this problem has been going on for a fair amount of time without resolution. I recommend speaking either your pediatrician or other physician for a complete workup to likely include blood and urine testing and examination. ...Read more

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I have tight sharp pain in my right side of neck only when I breath in if I lay on my right side it is much worse?

I have tight sharp pain in my right side of neck only when I breath in if I lay on my right side it is much worse?

Hmmmmm.: perhaps it is a neck muscle spasm. spasms can be very painful; try some moist heat, perhaps some gentle stretching, and gentle massage. Not sure why it is worse when you breath in. As with anything else, if it persists, becomes very severe, or you develop shortness of breath, see your physician. ...Read more

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When i exhale, I have a sharp pain on my right side, rib cage, a bit under my arm pit. What should I do or do I need to see a dr?

When i exhale, I have a sharp pain on my right side, rib cage, a bit under my arm pit. What should I do or do I need to see a dr?

See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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I slipped on a wet floor and hurt my buttocks. It hurt at first but got better. Now I have a sharp pain on my right side from my buttocks to my knee.

I slipped on a wet floor and hurt my buttocks. It hurt at first but got better. Now I have a sharp pain on my right side from my buttocks to my knee.

Sciatica: This sounds like you have inflammation of your sciatic nerve. You probably injured it in the fall. You can try using some ibuprofen or aleve. If that doesn't help after a few days then see yor doctor. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain on my right side right across same level as my belly button and it's on and off for 3 months or more?

I have a sharp pain on my right side right across  same level as my belly button and it's on and off for 3 months or more?

Multiple reasons: Your pain could be related to gall bladder( gall stones) kidney stones, or intestinal problems. These r the main ones though other possibilities are there. Possible abdominal us after thorough checkup, lab work might be needed. ...Read more

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I charted my ovulation and I've had ovulation symptoms these past few days. Now I have a sharp pain on my right side. Do cysts form after ovulation?

I charted my ovulation and I've had ovulation symptoms these past few days. Now I have a sharp pain on my right side. Do cysts form after ovulation?

Yes : Ovarian cyst form in women of childbearing age as a result of ovulation. Most are normal and disappear after a few weeks. However some persists and even grow. Some can rupture. There is a condition called "mittelschmerz" that occurs around ovulation as a result of growth and release of the egg. It can cause abdominal cramping than might last a couple of hours. one in five women experience this. ...Read more