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Pain in left side of my stomach?

Pain in left side of my stomach?

May be UR ibuprofen: Ibuprofen is very irritating to the gastric lining of the stomach, especially when it's not taken with food. Please make sure that you are taking it with food, and not by itself. It is such a strong irritant. You may want to try stopping your ibuprofen altogether, and seeing whether the pain goes away immediately during the time that you're off it or not.. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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Awful pain in the lower right side of my stomach?

Awful pain in the lower right side of my stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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Major pain in my left side of my stomach?

Abdominal pain: Major pain means you need medical attention urgently. Please sign off if the internet and get to medical care urgently. ...Read more

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Having pain in left side of my stomach?

Having pain in left side of my stomach?

Stomach pain: Would need much more information to give any credible answer. Symptoms, timing, length, etc. ...Read more

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My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

Bladder or ovary: The possibilities for the origin of this pain are various. Amongst the most likely are urinary tract infection, an ovarian cyst or an ectopic pregnancy if sexually active without protection however a combination of the above is possible. ...Read more

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Pain in lower left side of stomach?

Pain in lower left side of stomach?

See Dr/need info: Left side of abdomen has the spleen, the colon but maybe pain radiating from the stomach, pancreas, others.We need to know the characteristics of the pain: severity (0-10) aliviating factors ( eating food, antacids, vomiting, moving bowels), what makes it worst, what is it like( colic, stabbing, dull) associated symptoms ('fever, diarrhea, constipation, dissension, hard abdomen) . What is your hx. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in my lower right side of my stomach....

Lots: Depends on how acute, how severe, duration, other symptoms, etc. Can be things like appendiciyis, ectopic pregnancy, pelvic inflammatory disease (infection), ovarian cyst, inflammatory bowel disease, ureteral stone, other. Some are emergencies, some are not. Any doubt, see md now. ...Read more

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My lower left side of my stomach hurts. Help?

My lower left side of my stomach hurts. Help?

May be GYN related: Most frequently left lower quadrant abdominal pain in a young female is caused by gyn related issues (e.g. Ruptured ovarian cyst). Less commonly, at this age, a condition called diverticulitis (inflammation of colon diverticula) may cause similar pain. Rarely appendicitis may present with pain on the left side instead of the right. Other causes are related to urinary tract. ...Read more

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I have pain in my lower left abdomen...down in my left legs and in the left lower back?

See doctor: This sounds like something that needs a good evaluation and possibly some testing to sort out. Unfortunately, can't help much online ...Read more

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I'm having sharp pain in the left side of my lower abdomen?

I'm having sharp pain in the left side of my lower abdomen?

Severe abd pain = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are 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 or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes. ...Read more

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Pain on my left side from side of my rib cage upper also my lower left side?

Pain on my left side from side of my rib cage upper also my lower left side?

Get a physical!: New onset sharp left sided abdominal pain can have many etiologies. Without a physician history and examination, it is hard to guess the cause. Musculoskeletal pains, constipation, kidney infection, enlarged spleen, diverticulitis among possibilities.... ...Read more

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Pain in my lower right side. Help?

Appendicitis?: Worst situation with right lower abdominal pain is appendicitis. Other causes include passing a kidney stone, inguinal hernia, referred pain from testicle or sperm ducts (epididymis). ...Read more

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Why is the right side of my belly button swollen? I also have pain in my lower back on my left side

Why is the right side of my belly button swollen? I also have pain in my lower back on my left side

?hernia: You may have a small umbilical hernia especially if you are able to push the swelling back inward. I recommend that you have your physician examine this area and advise you. The back discomfort should not be related and the physician can evaluate the back and left sided abdominal discomfort as well. ...Read more

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Really bad burning sensation in my upper abdomen that spreads down my right side of my stomach and I have a stabbing pain on my right side of back?

Really bad burning sensation in my upper abdomen that spreads down my right side of my stomach and I have a stabbing pain on my right side of back?

Pain: Could be a lot of things but burning pain on one side alerts us to nerve pain so consider shingles especially if rash appears. Other common cause of right upper abdominal pain is gall bladder issues. I'd see a doctor to get some tests done. ...Read more

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I have a sharp pain on lower left side of my stomach?

I have a sharp pain on lower left side of my stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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Haveing pain on my left side of my lower back that comes and goes?

Back sprain: Unless you have a fever and other symptoms that would lead me to think that you have a urine infection then this is likely a simple back sprain, over half of patients never remember doing anything to hurt themselves if the symptoms persist after a few days and are not getting better please see you doctor. ...Read more

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Have shooting burning pain in lower left side of back shooting down the left side of my thigh into my groin and left testicle. Most intense in morning?

Have shooting burning pain in lower left side of back shooting down the left side of my thigh into my groin and left testicle. Most intense in morning?

Back/Pelvic Eval: I recommend a more comprehensive evaluation by a physiatrist/sports medicine or orthopedic specialist. The lower back and pelvic region is complex and there are multiple sources for that type of pain/symptoms and a thorough history and physical exam is needed to assist you. ...Read more

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Could pains on the right side of my body near my lower ribs and in my stomach be appendicitis?

Could pains on the right side of my body near my lower ribs and in my stomach be appendicitis?

Maybe: Do not have enough information. Appendicitis usually is a mid abdomen discomfort that gets worse over 24 to 48 hours, pains move into right lower abdomen, usually associated with significant nausea, sometimes vomiting and fever. Would need to have a doctor examination to tell. ...Read more