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Lower Left Abdominal Pain With Fever
Dull lower left abdominal pain. No fever, no nausea, and it is not tender. I am still passing gas fine also. Should I worry?
Lower left abdominal pain, fever of 99.7. my physical last Tuesday, at that time my doctor did a rectal exam, test pos. For blood, ?
Left lower quadrant pain with low grade fever and stool positive for blood probably related to colon pathology.
Some common causes are infection, colitis, diverticulitis or inflammatory bowel disease.
Contact your physician, even though you had a recent physical you may need to be checked out when you are symptomatic, ...Read more
I'm have low left abdomen pain radiates to low back w/ bloating 2 days now appendix removed 2 mo ago, hurts to cough, no fever, have mctd & IBS 24yr old?
Abdominal pain: Left lower pain is not on the same side as your appendix. It could be a host of reasons. You should see your primary care doctor for an exam and possible cat scan. ...Read more
I have upper left abdominal pain with gas and nausea. Lower back pain as well. No fever. Very uncomfortable?
What kind of infectious disease can cause severe left abdominal pain for months and all blood work CT lower MRI colonoscopyblood normal but lg fever?
I have a stomach ache at upper abdomen, head ache, irritability, dry cough no fever and no cold. I feel really tired and my tongue taste` bad?
See a doctor: This symptom complex is too vague to be able to venture an accurate diagnosis, but is sufficiently disturbing to warrant further investigation. Please go and get seen. Hope you are better soon. ...Read more
Top answers below: Left lower abdominal pain can be constipation, diverticulitis, hernia, ovarian cyst, kidney stone, and sometimes referred pain from appendicitis (rare). Importantly you may need to see your doctor to see what the pain is like and what made it occur. If you notice what made it better or worse. ...Read more
Depends: May be many things, you don't state your sex, but everything from constipation, kidney stone, ovarian if female, diverticular disease of the sigmoid colon, inflammatory bowel disease, hernia, infection or tumor. More detailed history and an examination would be needed to give a more specific answer. ...Read more
Colon? Kidney? Gyne?: Diverticulitis commonly causes sharp left lower abdominal pain, inflammatory colitises can cause symptoms. Obstruction. Constipation. Kidney issues. Herniae? Ovarian cysts? You should see a doctor if it has lasted longer than a few days or if it is severe and limiting your daily activities. There are other causes as well and you may require a ct scan or colonoscopy to help sort them out. ...Read more
See below: It could be any number of things, some of which ae possibly serious. See your docotr for an evaluation. ...Read more
Various: Unilateral low back & concurrent abdominal pain, if acute, needs expeditious surgical evaluation for possibly serious abdominal disorder. If these symptoms are chronic & studies have been unrevealing, then Irritable Bowel Syndrome, IBS, related to pelvic girdle instability needs to be considered. See comments: ...Read more
I'm wondering if I am having lower left abdominal pain and lower left back pain what could it be?
L LBP c LLQ pain: There is a long list of things which can cause left sided back pain. The same holds true for pain in the left lower abdomen. There is a long list of things that can cause left sided low back pain along with abdominal pain. When reporting these symptoms to your doctor, be sure to provide more descriptors so your doctor can determine what organs/systems may be involved, let alone make a diagnosis. ...Read more
Lower left abdominal pain. Goes away but always comes back. Right under belly on left side. Is it likely minor or serious?
See Your Doctor Now: There are many causes for abdominal pain ranging from simple indigestion to appendicitis (emergency) and more. Diagnosing the cause of your pain will require more than a brief description. Important info is needed including duration, past medical history, and more. Most importantly, physical examination is required to provide crucial data. See your doctor now for prompt diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
I'm a 26 year old female, I have lower left abdominal pain, it gets worse when I'm sitting and I lean forward, I've had a hysterectomy. Any idea?
Get it checked out: Only an exam could diagnose the problem. There are lots of structures there. Please see a doctor tomorrow. Be well. ...Read more
More info?: Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? 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? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more info? Any nausea? Fevers? ...Read more
Wide differential: In a young woman this could be pain from ovulation, an ovarian cyst, constipation, excess gas. Less likely diverticulitis Which is seen with fever and typically in middle age patients or older with diverticulosis. The nature of your pain also depends on the time frame, precipitated, alleviating factors, and associated symptoms. See your doctor if this is a chronic issue. If you have a fever call ...Read more
Many body parts...: The left lower abdomen has muscles of the abdominal wall (and the nerves coming out of the spinal cord, going to the muscles), part of the large intestine (colon), the ureter from the left kidney to the bladder, part of the small intestine, the left ovary (lower down), etc... Pain can come from a variety of problems, so anything other than mild brief pain should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more
I have had lower left abdominal pain for a week tonight it is worse especially when I cough and move?
Left sided pain: Discomfort in this area may be from a strained/inflamed abdominal muscle, colon inflammation like diverticulitis or colitis or to ovarian or other pelvic disorders. Because your symptoms are worsening, and if there is associated tenderness, you should be examined by a physician tonight. ...Read more
I'm having dull lower left abdominal pain after I started running about an hour everyday. What could be the reasons. Male, 30, 150lbs?
Lower left pain: Most likely musculoskeletal issue. Could be a groin strain. Would stop running for awhile to see if it gets better. If so and stays away no issue. If pain comes back with exercise you should be checked for a groin hernia or even a "sports hernia" which is harder to diagnose and more controversial as far as treatment. ...Read more
31/ m. Lower left abdominal pain for two days. Had diaharea and un-controlled bm yesterday at onset of pain. Pain seems to be getting worse.
See your doctor: The symptoms could be due to a variety of things - a viral gastroenteritis, colitis (inflammation of the colon) or possibly diverticulitis (an inflammation of sacs which have herniated from the large intestine). While viral gastroenteritis is self limiting in a few days, the latter two may worsen with increased and localized symptoms. If this occurs, you should see your doctor. ...Read more