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I keep having this pain on my left side it really hurts what could be causing it?

I keep having this pain on my left side it really hurts what could be causing it?

Pain: Can u kindly be more specific?. Left side of what?. What brings the pain on?. What evaluation or workup have u had?. Thank you. ...Read more

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I have pain under my ribcage on left side it is sore to touch too. What could be wrong?

I have pain under my ribcage on left side it is sore to touch too. What could be wrong?

Muscle: You will get the best care in a long term relationship with a provider who knows you over time. Discuss this with that provider. ...Read more

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I keep having this pain on my left side of my back it really hurts what could be causing it?

Several options: Back pain is usually related to arthritic changes to the spine. Sometime back pain can be related to infections, cancer, fractures, or even other organs such as the kidney, bladder, etc. If your pain lasts greater than 2 weeks i would see your physician. ...Read more

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My stomach hurts on the left side what could be wrong?

My stomach hurts on the left side what could be wrong?

Left abdominal pain: 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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My left lower abdomen side hurts, what could be the problem?

My left lower abdomen side hurts, what could be the problem?

Go see a doctor: Depending on what makes the pain better or worse, when the pain comes, if it's sharp or dull, if it's associated with food or not, there are many different causes of abdominal pain. You would need an exam and possibly other testing to make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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My lower left side of my abdomen. Hurts what could it be?

My lower left side of my abdomen. Hurts what could it be?

Many things : Many different things may lead to left lower abd pain. Commonly it involves disorders of the colon. It may be as benign as gas / pain or serious conditions such as diverticulitis or even malignancy. You should see a physician. ...Read more

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Pain in my left side right above my hip. What could be causing it feels like cramps but way worse.

What make it worst: depend beside location what will make it worst if it does bet worst by motion and activity it must be a musculoskeletal pain joint muscle and tendon if it get worst with urination it could be related to the urinary system if it get worst with food and bowel activity it could be a digestive system problem location is important but more details about the pain is crucial ...Read more

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What could cause my left side ache and throb and.Under rib cage could it be my liver?

What could cause my left side ache and throb and.Under rib cage could it be my liver?

Anatomy: The liver is under your right breast. It is not on the left side and thus could not be the cause of left abdominal pain. On the left is the colon, spleen, pancreas and stomach. ...Read more

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Bad pain on my lower right side. What could it be?

Appendicitis?: For sudden severe abdominal pain you should go to the emergency room. It could also be other things not so serious, but you must get it checked out right away! ...Read more

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My left side by my ovary hurts when i cough, what could be wrong?

My left side by my ovary hurts when i cough, what could be wrong?

Neuritis: Pain in the lower abdomen that is exacerbated by coughing or lifting is commonly an abdominal wall neuritis and not usually the ovary (unless it is quite enlarged). Try a heating pad and if the pain improves even a little while the heat is on this means it is fairly superficial pain and not deep down in the area of your bowels or ovary. Neuritis pain will resume after heat pad removed ...Read more

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I have a lump on me left side rib cage and i can move it. What could it be?

I have a lump on me left side rib cage and i can move it. What could it be?

Bet lipoma: Most common would b a lipoma, not much else there. Skin, fat, muscle, bone & chest contents, moveable soft tissue = lipoma. Benign. If really concerned ur pcp should help u. ...Read more

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I have a knot below my left ribs that hurts constantly what could it be?

I have a knot below my left ribs that hurts constantly what could it be?

Painful tumor: It is probably one of the painful tumors. You need a biopsy to find out the cause. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain in left side of my abdomen. It hurts when pressed. What could this be ?

Left sided pain: Left sided pain, upper parts vs lower part may be from different causes. It could be diverticulitis, colitis, lymphadenitis, gas distension etc, If the pain persist have yourself examined by your physician. ...Read more

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My left corner of lower abdomen hurts erratically. What could it be?

My left corner of lower abdomen hurts erratically. What could it be?

Too vague: Could be muscle, diverticulosis, ovarian, etc. You need a full history and physical with labs and a urine analysis. A sigmoidoscopy or even a colonoscopy, ultrasound , cat scan as felt needed. ...Read more