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Pain In Right Side Lifting
Bad abdomen pain lower right side, hurts when lifting leg, walking ect. Had pain for over 24hrs. No loss of appetite or nausea. Any ides??
Many reasons: It depends on what brings the pain on, what it feels like, where exactly it is located, how long it lasts, what makes it better, and what makes it worse. Only a dr. Can help you figure this out. Possibilities include an ulcer, irritation of the stomach or duodenum (small intestine), gallstones, congestive heart failure, muscle spasms, pinching of nerves that exit the back, or spasms of intestine. ...Read more
Stomach pain: I assume you're referring to the right side of your abdomen (area between rib cage & pelvis), rather than organ insider abdomen. Unfortunately, your description is too vague. Right lower quadrant pain could be your appendix. Right upper quadrant pain could be liver or gall bladder. Pancreatitis, gastritis or peptic ulcer might be right sided. Kidney stones might be on right. Go see your family doc. ...Read more
Pain in right side if chest when I sit a certain way and lay a certain way and sometimes standing?
Have it evaluated: A person with chest pain needs to be evaluated and treated appropriately. Multiple possible causes may be: heart attack, esophageal reflux, anxiety, musculoskeletal, pneumonia, pulmonary embolus, and aortic dissection. Have it evaluated right away to prevent potential serious complications. ...Read more
Many reasons: It depends on what brings the pain on, what it feels like, where exactly it is located, how long it lasts, what makes it better, and what makes it worse. Only a dr. Can help you figure this out. Possibilities include an ulcer, irritation of the stomach/duodenum (small intestine), gallstones, pinching of nerves that exit the back, spasms of intestine, colon cancer, hernia, or if sudden, appendix. ...Read more
Many things: Near the lower right side, are kidney, liver, gall bladder, duodenum, part of pancreas, large bowel as well as lower lung. For instance but not all inclusive, infection or trauma to kidney, liver; colitis distending large bowel; pancreatitis and gastritis; gall bladder disease, infection in lung, traumatic or inflammatory changes in bones. You should consult your physician for workup. ...Read more
Possible shingles: Pain with sores can mean shingles and should probably be evaluated by a doctor. If severe, shingles can cause a lasting pain ("post-herpetic neuralgia") which can be fairly miserable. Your doctor can check for other reasons to have pain with sores, including bacterial infection and even certain types of tumors or growths of the skin. ...Read more
Several things: There are several diagnostic possibilities in a young female including appendicitis, an ovarian cyst, bowel problems, and passing a kidney stone, just to name a few. If symptoms persist, you definitely should be checked by your physician to receive the most timely and appropriate help necessary. ...Read more
Pleuritic Chest Pain:
Inflammation :of Lung and covering of Lungs called Pleura occurs mainly due to Viral infection any chest wall movement like Taking deep Breath/ Coughing/laughing can cause pain in certain part of chest.
Infection: Bronchitis causing muscle pull from repeated coughing lead to localized chest pain
Trauma: Fall or injury to can cause pain while pressing or coughing to a localized area ...Read more
Chest pain in right side for the last 4 or 5 months I've been getting chest pain in my right side. Today was the worst. It got alittle scary.
Multiple things: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. If you sleep on your stomach you could have a neck strain that radiates pain to the chest or arm. Get checked out just to make sure. ...Read more
My husband is 21 and his right side started hurting all of a sudden he is a severe diabetic no other symptoms yet just bad pain in right side?
I get a sharp pain in right side of my head every so often during the day its not unbearable but only lasts between 2-5 seconds what is this?
Who knows?: This is probably an atypical headache. There are a lot of things the human body does which are a mystery. Even being a doctor I frequently get symptoms or pain which I can't explain. Many times, even after extensive testing sources of pain, especially in the head and abdomen are never found. ...Read more
I m a male of 23 yrs from last few weeks I m suffering from chest pain in right side, it increases due to cold & in morning or in changing posture?
Hysterectomy 9years ago- since periodic pain in right side.....severe this week but subsided. ..now right gnawing constant pain but still functional.
Answer no surprise: Please go to GYN and get checked out. Please ...Read more
What do you advise if I had a wave of pain in right side of my head, and then I suddenly pissed myself. I'm a 15 year old female. What just happened?
Please: Consider having an adult or someone who is at least 16 years old ask this question for you. You need to be at least 16 years old to post questions on healthtap. Tell your parents about this asap so that they can arrange for medical eval. ...Read more
Pain in right side underneath ribs, hurts wen I lie on it, get up from lying sittin position it also hurts wen it's touched. Its been like this for 8days?
May have TMJ: You may have TMJ disorder. This can cause pain in the temple and jaw, and would be more apparent with movement of the jaw. If it is not associated with movement, but instead a sharp, shooting pain from temple down to jaw, you may have trigeminal neuralgia. Most concerning would be temporal arteritis, but this would be rare in your age. See your physician for a physical exam, many options for each. ...Read more