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Pain In My Lower Right Stomach Area
Last night I had pain in my lower right stomach area and when I was running it was sharp pain all over my lower stomach area but when I relax It stops?
Many possibilities!: First, the "stomach area" means different locations to different people. So, we divide the abdomen (tummy) into 4 quadrants (quarters). The left upper has the stomach and some intestine, and can hurt from gastritis, ulcers, reflux, etc. The right upper has the liver and gall bladder, which hurt when there are gallstones or sludge. The right lower has the appendix (hurts in appendicitis). Etc... ...Read more
Been having a dull kind of pain in my lower right abdomen region for 3-4 days, it doesn't hurt too bad when I palpate the area. Have no other symptom?
Abdominal pain: Appendicitis is the commonest cause of right lower abdominal discomfort and tenderness usually, but not always, is present. Right ovarian pathology is another possibility. Since your discomfort is persistent, I recommend that you be evaluated by a physician for appendicitis as soon as possible. ...Read more
A sharp pain in my lower right abdominal area and a sharp pain in my lower back usually has to do with my menstrual cylce?
Pain in menses: There are many causes for pain associated with menses. Most people have some aspect of cramping that may extend to their back or lower pelvic region. It is also common to have some bowel changes with menses like bloating, constipation, or diarrhea. Usually this normal pain can be treated with over the counter meds like ibuprofen, tylenol, gas x. Severe pain requires further evaluation by a dr ...Read more
Are there any tests that the ER department can run to check for appendicitis? I have moderate to severe pain in my lower right abdominal area.
ER good place to go: if you think you may have appendicitis. Appendicitis can be life threatening if not diagnosed and appropriately treated promptly. Appendicitis is usually diagnosed clinically based on physical examination. An elevated white blood cell (WBC) supports the diagnosis. Other tests may also be done to determine if there is something else that may be causing the pain. ...Read more
I have excruciating pain in my lower right abdomen, there is also a tennis ball size lump protruding out ofnthe area, I'm nauseous and doubled over.
What can cause pain in the lower right side of abdomen? I recently been having pain in my lower right side of abdomen and now I feel the pain in my whole entire stomach abdomen area. And experiencing chest pains and occasional weakness in the left arm mos
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
I get sharp pain in my lower right side of abdomen just above pubic bone and pain in same area of lower back. Normally no tenderness but is today?
See your doctor: Could be many things, and should be evaluated. ...Read more
Had black stools, abdominal pain in my lower right abdomen area, lots of gas and tummy gurgling, what could this mean?
Melena: Black stools usually mean that you have old blood in your stool, which is not a good thing and needs attention to make sure you don't have a potentially life-threatening ulcer developing. Get seen by someone who can test for blood and rule out other causes. ...Read more
Today, while eating, I felt a pinching feeling in my lower right stomach area. I've felt this feeling all day, and even right now I'm feeling it. What?
What to do if I have constant pain in my lower abdominal area since 3 days, can anybody tell me the reason?
I am having dull soreness kind of pain in my lower left abdomen area it's worse if I touch it could it be anything serious?
This could be a serious problem
maybe not serious
should see your primary care person. ...Read more
I am having pain in my lower abdomen and pain in my tailbone area. What would be causing this pain? It's like on and off. Sharp pains on left side.
I get a pain in my lower to central stomach area the more I stand the more painful it gets. Immediately relieved by sitting down. I get nauseated.
As above: See u pcp for evaluation and work up. Good luck. ...Read more
I have SHARP pain in my lower area of abdomen. It's excruciating and sometimes spreads up to kidney area ish. Period is near. PLEASE HELP. Thanks!!!!
F/56? I did heavy lifting 3 days ago and I develop a dull pain in my lower abdominal area where I think the ovaries are located. It's a constant dull
Muscular strain: Constant dull pain after doing heavy lifting means that you strained a muscle. It can take a week or 10 days for the muscle to heal up, longer if you aren't fit at baseline. Try using a heating pad 20 min 3x/day on the sore area. Rest. Drink plenty of water. If you get leg weakness, numbness or trouble urinating, go see a doctor. Consider some ibuprofen 600 mg every 6 hrs if you don't have high BP ...Read more
How come every time I bend over I get a harp pain in my lower stomach it is every wear in that area or when I sit up but when I lay I don't fel any?
It Hurt Belly Much?: That's hard to tell without seeing you, your body shape and size, and know what you've been doing lately activity-wise. On the surface it sounds like it may be a strained muscle or maybe a hernia but really in this case it would be best to be examined for a definitive answer. So, it this lasts more than two weeks or starts getting worse, see a doctor. ...Read more
For past 3 yrs I get pain in my lower left abdomen area and haven't been successful having children however all tests the doctor did are ok I'm 25 yrs?
Abd Pain: Maybe you should get a 2nd or even a 3rd opinion. ...Read more
I've been recently been having pain in my lower abdomen area on the right side. It would hurt slightly throughout the day and sometimes would give me a sharp pain for a sec or two. Would you have any guesses on what it could be.
Difficult to say: The lower right side of your abdomen is where the end of your small intestine sits (your terminal ileum) and where your appendix is located. But without any other symptoms, it's unlikely to be either Crohn's disease or appendicitis. Your doctor may want to evaluate by obtaining some more history, a careful physical exam, and select blood tests. ...Read more
I am feeling light pain in my lower left stomach area it's not a continues pain some times occurs with breathing is it a gastric pain?
R/O IBS: Left Lower quadrant pain is usually IBS, which is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed. You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also, stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD stick to a gluten free diet. Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com tX: PROBIOTICS /LEVSIN/BENTYL ...Read more
I'm having a lot of pain in my lower left abdominal area, above my hip, my lower left side of back hurts as well, this pain is consistent.?
You need examined: There are multiple possibilities. This could be related to kidney disease, colon inflammation, hernia, shingles, or back issues, to name a few. Please consult your personal physician for an evaluation and possible referral to an appropriate specialist. I suggest you do this soon. ...Read more
She has a sharp stitch pain in her lower right stomach area. Very hard to breath in and very painful. It dissipates this is the second time ?
Sharp pains: Sharp, shooting pains in the abdomen may be from transient intestinal gas or pinched nerve. If she has had prior abdominal surgery, adhesions can be a cause. Another possibility is a small hernia in the groin or abdominal wall or umbilicus. Pelvic abnormalities are a possible cause as well. I recommend an evaluation by her physician or an abdominal surgeon if symptoms persist. ...Read more
I have had pain in my lower left abdominal area for 5 days. I thought it was constipation and I have pooped but the pain is still there. What is wrong?
I started to feel pain in my lower abdomen area that transfered to my testicles. Pain in abdomen stoped but in testicles didn't. No hernia I checked?
I have severe pain in my lower abdomen and pain mostly when I'm standing or sitting it feels like a pressure on my pelvic area?
Abdominal pain: This could be anything. You should see a doctor. ...Read more