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Pain In Llq
Having a car accident last june. And have had back pains sense then. I hit a truck with a dirt bike. And now getting serverenback pain in llq of mybac?
Lumbar Sprain/Strain: Back pain from an injury like this is not uncommon. Often it is treated by a variety of medications including anti-inflammatories and muscle relaxants. This is in addition to therapy provided by a chiropractor, physical therapist, sometimes occupational therapist, and possibly even an orthopedic surgeon. At this point, a x-ray of your back and/or an MRI may be appropriate. ...Read more
I had dull pain in RLQ for 4 days, now I have a pain in LLQ that is worse than the RLQ pain but still bearable, does appendicitis pain switch sides?
I'm sorry you're suffering with this pain. The uncertainty certainly adds to the worry.
To answer your question, appendicitis pain can move from right to left, but it's unusual and occurs when the appendix is positioned differently than others (usually since birth).
As a 17 year old woman, ovarian, intestinal pains and pregnancy would also be things to think about.
Best wishes! ...Read more
Sharp pain in llq. Worse w/ cough/sneeze. It feels like something is ripping. Did just start working out. Is it a muscle?
Likely: You may have pulled a muscle exercising and it is stretched with coughing and sneezing, it should resolve on its own in a few days, if not see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a history of cdiff (no current infection). I am having searing pain in LLQ, also have Chronic pain, do I need to see a doc soon?
See a physician: LLQ pain suggests diverticulitis, among other possible causes. Pain is the bodies warning system that something is wrong that needs attention. You should see a physician as soon as possible. For more information on abdominal pain see http://bit. Ly/10RdXop Get well soon. ...Read more
Had a colonscopy 8 months ago, diagnosed w mild gastritis. Having new constant bad pain luq&llq burning, aching for 3 months. Would it be anything new?
Yes, it could be: Something new. Consult again with your GI specialist with these new symptoms. ...Read more
She's experiencing sharp Pain in LLQ when taking deep breaths, movement, or palpation. Heat radiation on palpation. No n/v/d, what could it be?
Localized pain in LLQ. Noticed when I brushed my fingers across abdomen; just doing so caused pain. No fever, but had diffuse abd. Pain x3hrs. Ddx?
Burning pain in LLQ. Goes away when I poop but then comes back. My stomach feels bloated and full at times?
LLQ pain: May be colitis, proctitis (bowel movements normal?) or diverticultis but you are young. Rarely could be ovairan or tubal (need CT or sono), or even mycoplasma vaginitis (culture or just treat)- it can be treated with zithromax if not allergic. May need CT to check abdomen/structures or even colonscopy to look into colon. F/u/ w/doc ...Read more
Having severe cramps and sharp pain in llq of abdomen radiating to back nausea vomiting bloating had hysterectomy 1 yr ago pain is 9/10 low grade feve?
Ovary vs GI: If you still have your left ovary, it could be a cyst. Your GYN may want it do an ultrasound. Of the ovary was removed, it may be a GI issue. You may need to see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
I have left side mid/upper back pain and llq pain w/ difficulty urinating. My urine is cloudy/smelly. No fever do I have a kidney infection?
Cannot diagnose: See a doctor and get evaluated. This is not an internet issue. Face to face consultation following a detailed history, physical exam and some labs will be valuable. Hope you do not have this. ...Read more
I have been having a weird pain in my LLQ for over 5 months now. Usually it occurs only when I do cardio exercise. A few days ago I did an intense workout and after it hurt to for a few days to walk and sit. I don't have pain anymore when I'm walking but
Pain: You need a detailed abdominal and pelvic examination ...Read more
This could be: Muscular in origin or related to a disc issue. Most back problems tend to resolve on their own but depending on the degree and duration of your symptoms you can choose to give it more time or become proactive in terms of taking some otc meds if no contraindications and doing some back exercises that can be found on websites such as spineuniverse or spinehealth. Com. Otherwise, see your physician. ...Read more
Had IUD inserted 10/4/13having moderate pain llq+palpable mass x3 days. Hx of cysts&enlarged left ovary. Just another cyst or something more serious?
There is no way: To tell from so far away. Safest thing to do would be to return to the doctor who placed the iud. That is very reasonable considering you have moderate pain. Don't delay. Good luck! ...Read more
For the past 3 weeks I've had 3 episodes of deep achy pain in my llq that radiates into back and now throbbing into the left side of my vagina/cervix?
Pain in the llq starting on day 10 of my cycle. It starts with pressure, then builds to stabbing, etc. If I exercise or have sex it hurts all the way up to day 20. No cyst on multiple imaging. Help!
Emergency: You may have diverticulitis which can cause perforation and infection spreading inside of your abdomen, urinary tract infection. Both of them in your age require medical attention ASAP! Untill prooven otherwise. So go to emergency room or see your doctor. ER may be better choice because they can do tests quickly then your doctor. ...Read more
I have a history of endo and recently had a laparoscopy that revealed a 3" fallopian cyst, but no endo. I have had pain in my llq that continues.?
Got dizzy, fell backwards, hit head last week. Still have neck and pain in back of head. Aslo achey with pelvic pain and sharp pain LLQ when I turn ov?
See doctor: That fact that you got so dizzy and fell warrants an evaluation. You need to make sure that there was no serious damages to your head and body as well. ...Read more
L teste pain radiates to llq. Had CT r/o kidney stones. Would that have seen a hernia if I had one? Or would I need a different test?
9 yr old with omental infarct 10/2012. No surgery. Chronic pain llq&rlq worsening ever since. Recent us, ct, xray all normal. Any thoughts?
What can cause pain in the entire LLQ, including deep into the cupped part of the hip, the groin, and even around to the left back up to the ribs?
LLQ pain: Many things can cause pain there, you should seek an formal evaluation from your physician, a CT scan of your abdomen and pelvis may help find your answer. If you have fevers, chills, diarrhea, and progressive pain you should visit your nearest ER. Otherwise it can be inflammatory, infectious, or less likely ischemic at your age. Consider colitis. If you want a specialist seek a gastroenterologist ...Read more
I had a sharp stabbing pain and cramping in LLQ for about 5mins. Cervix mucus clearTrying to conceive LMP 5/24, 4/24, 3/27, 2/28 and 2/3.when to test?
Depends: If home urine pregnancy test, use first morning urine, use no sooner that 2-3 weeks after first unprotected sex. If neg, repeat in 7-10 days. If both negative unlikely pregnant. Regarding your pain complaints, this could be many things. If if continues see doctor for evaluation. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck with trying to conceive. Dr R ...Read more
Pain on palpatation in llq of abdomen at the hip bone. Have CT of ab/pelvis w&w/o contrast scheduled. What can this be?
4 mo. Pain on palpitation in llq near hip bone, kub series neg. Intermittent trace blood and protein in urine. Ct scheduled. I am 39 m. What does dr suspect? I am very worried about cancer.
Stones: Causes of llq abdominal pain with blood in urine is most likely stones in kidney or ureter. Less likely, especially at your age are turmors of the urinary tract organs, such as kidney, ureter, or bladder. Ct scan should show any of these conditions. Less likely causes are inflammations or tumors of adjacent organs, such as colon. ...Read more
4 mo. Pain on palpitation in llq near hip bone, kub series neg. Off&on trace blood&protein in urinetest. Low back pain 39, m CT appt. Cancer?
Kidney problem: The top 2 items would be a kidney stone or a mass in the kidney that could account for your pain and trace blood. ...Read more
10 yr old male child c/o llq pain with bm. Last bm 02-10-13 in the evening. Began running 102.7 temp at 1930. Child c/o ha.
Temp: Need to see someone immediately. Need to look for appendix or other problem. ...Read more
LLQ pain yesterday that is worse when standing/sitting straight, better this morning. No other symptoms. Also had flu since last week, slight cough still.
Mild bleeding seen in otherwise clear stool during colonoscopy prep w/ increased llq pain, should I keep going & finish am dose?
I had a partial sigmoid colectomy ten months ago, diverticulitis symptoms gone. Still have chronic llq pain. Lifting left leg causes pain.
LLQ pain with an increase in vaginal discharge amount, it's a little bit thicker than usual. According to my calendar ovulation was 2days ago. Virgin?
LLQ pain: TasneA.43 ~ this is probably ovulation pain because you are not sexually active and no urinary sympts and so pelvic inflammatory disease unusual and the increase vaginal discharge may be the mucorrea that often accompanies ovulation. Take a FEW motrin 200mg x 2 three x a day for a few days and if it get WORSE SEE a Dr. The APPENDIX IS ON THE OTHER SIDE! THANKS ...Read more