Top
20
Doctor insights on: Pain On The Left Side Of My Body

Share
1

1
What might be causing pain on the left side of my body when I eat greasy food?

What might be causing pain on the left side of my body when I eat greasy food?

Gallbladder: Pain of after greasy food is usually related to gall bladder. But usually pain is localized or severe on right side. Still gall bladder is possibility for symptoms. ...Read more

2

2
Please let me know who should I go see for pain on the left side of my body?

Please let me know who should I go see for pain on the left side of my body?

Body Pain: I would start with your personal/ family doctor. He or she can evaluate and then determine if you need referral to a specialist. ...Read more

3

3
Am 23, an alcoholic, I had this strong pain on the left side of my body near my chest its been three days, pain is almost gone? Under my ribs now?

Am 23, an alcoholic, I had this strong pain on the left side of my body near my chest its been three days, pain is almost gone? Under my ribs now?

Be seen: With your history of alcohol abuse your pain could be due to pancreatitis. Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas and can cause the symptoms you describe. It also cause nausea and vomiting. Another cause of your pain could be gastritis or peptic ulcer. I suggest being seen for a diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

4

4
I have pain on the left side of my body the chest area it hurts, Its below my nipple whr the pain is, it just hurt bad that come in brief wavee?

I have pain on the left side of my body the chest area it hurts, Its below my nipple whr the pain is, it just hurt bad that come in brief wavee?

See your doctor: Pain in that area is most often related to the attachment of intercostal muscles to the ribs underneath them. It can be related to your activities, especially vigorous exercise. If the area is very tender, you could even have a cracked rib. Ask your physician to evaluate it. If he/she can define the cause, treatment should be easy. ...Read more

6

6
Hours ago I was at a night service at church drinking coffee (I might have put in too much creame). When I got home and started relaxing all of a sudden I has serve chest pain on the left side of my body. I haven't been to sleep too much because of it. I j

Hours ago I was at a night service at church drinking coffee (I might have put in too much creame). When I got home and started relaxing all of a sudden I has serve chest pain on the left side of my body. I haven't been to sleep too much because of it. I j

Doctor can check now: A person with pain at the chest, rib cage, or left shoulder can see his doctor now to be evaluated. Pains can come from a heart problem (serious!), neck and shoulder muscles, the ribs and their joints, the lungs inside the chest, etc... If one feels his pain is coming from the heart, has a chest tightness, some difficulty breathing, or has past heart disease, he can call 911 to go to the E.R. now. ...Read more

7

7
I feel excruciating pain on the left side of my body (some inches below my left nipple) whenever I haven't drank water for sometime.

I feel excruciating pain on the left side of my body (some inches below my left nipple) whenever I haven't drank water for sometime.

That location chest: That location coudl be chest, abdomen, muscle, etc. We would look at the structures in each of these a areas. We would think of pleurisy, lung or heart disease, pancretitis, kidney or gall stones, etc This needs to be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more

9

9
I feel excruciating pain on the left side of my body (some inches below my left nipple behind chest bones) whenever I haven't drank water for sometime?

I feel excruciating pain on the left side of my body (some inches below my left nipple behind chest bones) whenever I haven't drank water for sometime?

Warrants exam: Excruciating pain warrants a formal evaluation and explanation. Hard to say, Nothing typical comes to mind. I would wonder if it is coming from your digestve tract. I doubt it is a problem with your lungs or heart. ...Read more

10

10
The past week I've had a dull throbbing pain on the left side of my body a cpl. Inches below my belly button. Pain is worse while urinating. Thoughts?

The past week I've had a dull throbbing pain on the left side of my body a cpl. Inches below my belly button. Pain is worse while urinating. Thoughts?

Bladder infection: See your PCM or go to an Urgent Care to have your urine checked for infection. There are also some over the counter Urine tests that you can use to detect bladder infections - if positive (abnormal), you will need antibiotic treatment. If the urine tests are normal (negative), additional tests for a GYN or GI (gut) problem should be performed. ...Read more

11

11
I have pain on the left side of my body, rib cage, breast and collar bone. What could be the reason?

I have pain on the left side of my body, rib cage, breast and collar bone. What could be the reason?

Get examined: It seems this is a distribution of a nerve and likely from the long thoracic nerve due to the extent of involvement up and down and not along a dermatome alone. This is probably from your cervical spine. Other things can cause this like zoster but no rashes has been mentioned. Go see your doctor and have an exam and have it explained to you. ...Read more

12

12
I've had severe pain in the left side of my body for the past 2 years. What could be causing this?

Likely myofascial: Severe pain from something really bad would have most likely been diagnosed in the past two years. Myofascial pain is under the radar of diagnostic testing and most practitioner's examination skills. You will have to find someone who understands myofascial pain. Www. Blatmanhealthandwellness. Com ...Read more

13

13
I have pain on my left side of my body?

I have pain on my left side of my body?

Too general: I am sorry but the information provided is too general to give you a very specific answer. In general flank/ side pain can have musculo-skeletal causes or may be the result of conditions effecting internal organs. Severe or chronic pain both warrant medical assessment. ...Read more

15

15
What to do if I have a pain in the left side of my body below my rib cage and I am wondering what it is?

What to do if I have a pain in the left side of my body below my rib cage and I am wondering what it is?

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

16

16
Hello, I have been feeling this horrible sharp pain in my left side of my body and I don't know what is going on? I believe that it's exteral oblique?

Muscle strain?: At age 19, it's unlikely to be colon/intestinal problems. Depending on actual location, could be ovarian (cyst, torsion) or muscle strain which could be muscle strain. If it is "horrible", see you doctor promptly. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
17

17
Hello I have serve pain in the left side of my body and it won't go away???

Hello I have serve pain in the left side of my body and it won't go away???

More info: Needed...where exactly is your pain??? IF SEVERE. ..you should seek immediate attention at ER or Walk In Medical Unit!!!! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

18

18
Unexplained numbness and sharp stabbing pain in the left side of my body. Suggestions?

Unexplained numbness and sharp stabbing pain in the left side of my body. Suggestions?

Upper or lower: Body? May consider a visit to the emergency room. How is your neck? ...Read more

19

19
What would cause pain on my left side of my body by my left breast?

What would cause pain on my left side of my body by my left breast?

Without: Exam and proper diagnostics is hard to say, but possibilities include: fractured rib, breast cancer, cyst, pleurisies, chostocondritis among others. God luck! . ...Read more