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Pain on left side above waist area since having emergency c section just over 8 weeks ago also still bleeding?

Pain on left side above waist area since having emergency c section just over 8 weeks ago also still bleeding?

Contact your OB MD: At 8 weeks post C/section recurring pain is not usually the case. Contact your treating OB MD for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have pain on left side just above my waist can you help pleas thank you,?

Maybe a hernia?: Why don't you make an appointment with your GP and tell him of your concerns and he will examine you. It could also be constipation. ...Read more

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Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless I twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

Dull surface pain in lower left side waist, right above hip bone. Mostly not noticeable unless I twist or stretch. Cannot find by pressing. Help pls.

? Nerve pain: Can't really offer a diagnosis here without more history and exam but I would consider something like meralgia paresthetica. Look it up and see if it corresponds to your history which is often of tight jeans, belt, or other compression of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve. ...Read more

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From three weaks I have pain in left side of my waist. I am 29years old?

Multiple Reasons: I'm not sure if you're a male/female. Pain at the left side of the waist could be from various reasons including constipation, gas pain, kidney stone (severe), bladder infection, or if you're a female could be from ovarian cyst or rupture. If the pain is severe, don't hesitate and see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Feeling slight pain in left side waist area (since 2 days) when I get up from a sitting position. Goes away on its own. Should I be concerned?

Feeling slight pain in left side waist area (since 2 days) when I get up from a sitting position. Goes away on its own. Should I be concerned?

Left Sided Pain: If you have no other symptoms like fever nausea or bloating you are probably ok. But when is the last time you had a bowel movement? Constipation can cause left sided pain. Also are in the ovulatory part of your cycle you may also experience pain when a follicular is about to burst. If you have no other symptoms consider taking Acetominophen or Ibuprofen to see if the pain is alleviated. ...Read more

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I have a sore burning pain for over a month lower left side above waist nothing visible sensitive to touch some days worse than others?

Nerve mediated?: Burning pain that is associated with sensitivity to light touch may be related to an irritated/injured/pathologic nerve. Formal evaluation by pain physician may be help discover root of the pain. ...Read more

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Pain feels like wind on left side of waist this is third day?

Pain feels like wind on left side of waist this is third day?

Waist pain: Hmmm. Hard to say. Not sure what "wind" pain means. If it's over lower left abdomen, it could be diverticulitis. if it's front of hip it could be hip flexor tendonitis. If there is rash it could be shingles. These are but a few of hundreds of possibilities. ...Read more

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I am experiencing pain on my left side of my waist. What do you think it is?

"Waist pain": If by "left side of my waist" you mean your left flank, possibilities include a long list of things, and the list is a bit longer in females. Kidney stone is one possibility. But again, many things can do this. Without more descriptors and detailed qualifiers, the best answers you'll get will be guesses. Re-post with more details. ...Read more

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Hi. I have mild pain in my waist on the left side. What could be causing this?

Hi. I have mild pain in my waist on the left side. What could be causing this?

Causes multiple: What have you been doing.? This could be from many things especially if you have job that is very strenuous or you like strenuous activity. This could be muscular or related to trauma ; cannot rule out some type of internal issues. See your doc. ...Read more

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I have pains on the left side of my chest......and also the back of my waist.....what could be the problem....thanks!

I have pains on the left side of my chest......and also the back of my waist.....what could be the problem....thanks!

This may or may not: Be serious. Chest pain is always something that should never wait. You should check with your doc ASAP.

Unless you think you should go to the emergency room.

Good luck and all the best ...Read more

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I am experiencing some pain when I stretches and/or if I take in deep breaths. It is located somewhere at the left side just above my waist area?

I am experiencing some pain when I stretches and/or if I take in deep breaths. It is located somewhere at the left side just above my waist area?

Muscle pain: Usually this is an indication of intercostal (the muscles by the ribs) pain. Probably you strained the muscles doing something and they should heal with some advil (ibuprofen) and rest, if not a chest x ray should be obtained. ...Read more

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Knot I've got a knot on my stomick it's on my left side down about 3-4 inchs up from the waist line you can't really see it just feel it it's about a size of a dime I've had it for about 2 years now it don't hurt but should I be worrying about it?

Hello.: Hello. It is hard to figure this out with the description. Maybe a small lipoma (that would feel squishy). Maybe a knot in the abdominal musculature? Maybe a small herniation through the muscle wall? I am sorry, these are just stabs at what the problem is. You will probably need to have it examined to determine the etiology. ...Read more

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What causes pains on the ribs, chest, waist and on the left side of the abdomen?

Can't say...: There are many potential causes of chest pain, from musculoskeletal to respiratory to cardiac/heart, among others. Without a complete history & exam, it's impossible to determine the cause of your chest pain. You should make an appointment w/ your primary physician to determine what testing or treatment is needed. IF IT'S NEW CHEST PAIN WITH EXERTION, YOU SHOULD GO TO THE CLOSEST ER IMMEDIATELY ...Read more

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What can cause pain in my left side (waist area)?

What can cause pain in my left side (waist area)?

More info needed....: Your one symptom (pain) can be caused by so many things, it is next to impossible to diagnose without more info. Could be gas, could be a kidney stone, could be blockage. The internet does not replace your local physician. Please call for an appointment and a full examination. ...Read more

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Pain on the left back side near waist. What is the problem?

Pain on the left back side near waist. What is the problem?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more