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Waking up and feeling very numb on lower left side of abdomen. Lasts for a long time but not painful. What can this be?

Waking up and feeling very numb on lower left side of abdomen. Lasts for a long time but not painful. What can this be?

Asked MD?: This is an odd symptom. Does "numb" mean less feeling or too much feeling, i.e. Paresthesias (pins and needles)? Are there skin changes over the area (as in old shingles)? The nerves supplying the left lower quadrant come from the lower thoracic spinal roots, i.e. From the spinal roots at the lower end of the rib-cage. How long is "a long time"? Has your doctor examined you? What does (s)he say? ...Read more

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I have a egg sized hardness in my lower left abdomen. It's been there about 5 or 6 months and isn't painful. What should I do?

I have a egg sized hardness in my lower left abdomen. It's been there about 5 or 6 months and isn't painful. What should I do?

Lipoma?: Could be a few things. It is potentially something bad and so I would go and get it looked at by the GP to decide what to do bout it if anything. ...Read more

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After painful diarrhea I have a pain in lower right part of abdomen. It is worst when I sit goes away by passing air. Should I go to emergency? Thank U

After painful diarrhea I have a pain in lower right part of abdomen. It is worst when I sit goes away by passing air. Should I go to emergency? Thank U

Here are some...: If this cluster of symptoms has been the first time, it is most advisable to seek timely evaluation for right counseling and treatment; if recurrent and knowing how its course could be, you may watch and see. How to handle sickness correctly? Follow instructions described in the article in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Thereby you know how to closely work with the doctor for good care ...Read more

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Hi. I am concerned about the pain I get in my lower left abdomen. And also I sometimes find the vaginal walls (passage) painful. Is this normal or do i?

Hi. I am concerned about the pain I get in my lower left abdomen. And also I sometimes find the vaginal walls (passage) painful. Is this normal or do i?

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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Painful when I push on my lower abdomen?

Seek immediate help: Because abdominal pain may be from a wide range causes including those affecting the outer wall (musculoskeletal) or internal organs (visceral pain), a doctor will carefully evaluate your symptoms to determine appropriate treatment if need be. The doctor will also need to know about other associated symptoms like constipation, diarrhea, fever, last menses, nausea etc. So try to provide more info. ...Read more

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My lower abdomen is painful most of the time, why is this so?

No normal: Without a full history and the ability to examine you there is no way to determine what is causing this. Go and see a doctor and get diagnosed and treated appropriately. Good luck. ...Read more

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I was feeling all fine then had intercourse. The next day the right side of my abdomen and lower back feels painful and weird.

? Trauma: It may be due to trauma from having vigorous intercourse. If it does not go away in a couple of days, it would be prudent to consult your doctor. You may take over the counter medication like acetaminophen, but avoid alcohol. ...Read more

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Really small lump not visible but palpable in the lower left abdomen. It's not painful and I don't have other symptoms. What could it be?

Lump in abdomen: It's hard to tell what it could be. I would watch for any symptoms: enlarging size, pain, nausea/vomiting, chances in stool (either constipation or diarrhea). It wouldn't be a bad idea to see your doc and get it evaluated. ...Read more

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My lower left abdomen got suddenly painful and I cannot stand up all the way. It hurts worse when I move. I just got done with 2-3 days of diarrhea.

My lower left abdomen got suddenly painful and I cannot stand up all the way. It hurts worse when I move. I just got done with 2-3 days of diarrhea.

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. If the pain is not tolerable, you should go to the emergency department of the nearest hospital.
Wish you good health! ...Read more

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My 22 y/o boyfriend notice a hard lump in his lower left abdomen sometimes painful somedays it larger&harder than others & somedays his testicald hurt?

My 22 y/o boyfriend notice a hard lump in his lower left abdomen sometimes painful somedays it larger&harder than others & somedays his testicald hurt?

Sounds like a hernia: Probably a hernia. Ok to see a primary care provider for an exam. No emergency is its not too painful, but should get it checked out. Timing of evaluation depends on length of time it has been there, and severity of symptoms. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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My fiance and I had unprotected sex 6 days ago and again yesterday. I'm feeling a fluttery feeling in my lower left abdomen not painful just fluttery what could it be?

My fiance and I had unprotected sex 6 days ago and again yesterday. I'm feeling a fluttery feeling in my lower left abdomen not painful just fluttery what could it be?

Not sure: If you are having unprotected sex then there is a good possibility you can get pregnant. This does not sound like pregnancy but if you miss your period get a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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Pain when I have sex on my lower left abdomen it's painful?

Pain when I have sex on my lower left abdomen it's painful?

Need a GYN exam: Sorry to hear that you are having pain. Based on what you describe and your conditions you list a yellow discharge. That combined with pain in your lower left abdomen makes me concerned that you may have an infection - you should see a gynecologist (GYN) and be screened for an infection as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What could a pain in my lower left abdomen be it comes and goes stabbing pain but not painful enough to not walk or anything pain is minable?

What could a pain in my lower left abdomen be it comes and goes stabbing pain but not painful enough to not walk or anything pain is minable?

Inguinal hernia: Most likely source at your age would be inguinal hernia or left testicle. Less likely would be diverticulitis or colon cancer. Inflammatory bowel disease less likely without other symptoms. All these should be considered. Have your doctor examine you and have appropriate testing asap. ...Read more

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Almond shaped lump under skin, lower right side abdomen. Can feel while lying down, more promenant while standing, slightly painful to touch?

Almond shaped lump under skin, lower right side abdomen. Can feel while lying down, more promenant while standing, slightly painful to touch?

Could be a cyst: Could be a cyst, or a lipoma which is a benign fatty tumor, or a oil gland cyst, there is nothing else possible in this location.
nothing to worry about, if it becomes infected, or larger see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a lump in the lower part of my abdomen at both the sides ie. Around the area of the kidneys. The lumps feel painful when pressed slightly.

I have a lump in the lower part of my abdomen at both the sides ie. Around the area of the kidneys. The lumps feel painful when pressed slightly.

Ab lumps: There are several possibilities including hernia and infection. Please see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I'm pretty sure I had a UTI the other day it was painful. I left it b/c I'm scared of the doctors & it went away. Now pain in lower right abdomen?

I'm pretty sure I had a UTI the other day it was painful. I left it b/c I'm scared of the doctors & it went away. Now pain in lower right abdomen?

Treatment: A UTI if left untreated is unlikely to go away on its own. I'm sorry that you have fear of doctors, that's common, but maybe you need to find one that makes you feel comfortable instead of avoiding care. A UTI untreated can turn into a kidney infection. Depending on your health insurance, maybe try to find a young female doctor who puts you at ease? You likely need antibiotics. Try to find someone. ...Read more

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What could cause distended lower abdomen that feels heavy, is painful to the touch, and looks slightly sunburned? Person is female and 51 years old.

What could cause distended lower abdomen that feels heavy, is painful to the touch, and looks slightly sunburned? Person is female and 51 years old.

Many things: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she can evaluate your abdomen to see what's going on. ...Read more

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I have a painful lower abdomen left side...Where the kidney is. Hurts if I stretch, I can feel it more when I push in on the flower front side, been like this for about a week, doesn't seem to get worse or better?

I have a painful lower abdomen left side...Where the kidney is. Hurts if I stretch, I can feel it more when I push in on the flower front side, been like this for about a week, doesn't seem to get worse or better?

See a Doctor: Could be kidney problems or a stone, diverticulitis of the bowel.You need a ua to check for blood and protein, check of stool for blood. A good physical exam and thorough history may also help shed some light on what is going on, too. Eventually you may need a ct with contrast to get a better idea but this carries a high dose of radiation to get an answer. Don't try to self-diagnose. ...Read more

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I always have this spasm of my stomach and is too painful as well as in my lower abdomen what is this disease? Is there treatment for this?

Go to the Doctor: I am sorry to report but your symptoms could represent at least a hundred different possible problems. Pain means it is time to get a full evaluation with a physician in person. ...Read more

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After my period I have itchy n painful breast, a lot of vaginal d/c clear sometimes yellowish lower abdomen pain, abdomen feels heavy never had sex. Help?

After my period I have itchy n painful breast, a lot of vaginal d/c clear sometimes yellowish lower abdomen pain, abdomen feels heavy never had sex. Help?

See a gynecologist: You have many symptoms, and they do not point to any one cause. With a more thorough history and examination you should be able to find some answers. ...Read more

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How do I treat painful & itchy raw skin on my lower abdomen?

Depends on the cause: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I'm 31 yrs old, female. My urinalysis RBC 10-15hpf and pus cells 3-5 and my lower right abdomen is painful.

I'm 31 yrs old, female. My urinalysis RBC 10-15hpf and pus cells 3-5 and my lower right abdomen is painful.

Here are some. ..: With available UA as reported, you need to be a check-out if you've UTI (cystitis) or urinary stone in the ureter or poorly emptying bladder. So, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, progress, evolution of the symptoms over time to Doc for analysis, physicals, & tests as needed so to deduce possible causes for proposing reasonable Rx/care. ...Read more

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I'm having a painful burning sensation in my front left lower abdomen. Is this something I should worry about?

I'm having a painful burning sensation in my front left lower abdomen. Is this something I should worry about?

Possibly: Pain in left lower quad may be pain arising in bowel just under left abdominal wall or referred from an additional site such as ureteral in origin. One must examine for rebound tenderness to see if pain related to peritonitis. If such signs present then CBC and possible scan needed. ...Read more

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Dull ache lower right abdomen, few weeks, especially when leaning forward. Not painful to press on, no swelling. Anything to worry about?

Dull ache lower right abdomen, few weeks, especially when leaning forward. Not painful to press on, no swelling. Anything to worry about?

Difficult to say: It's possibly a strained muscles if it's been this long and increases with movement. Unlikely it is anything in the abdomen (bowels etc). If it persists longer than 4 weeks I think you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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It's been 4 days now my lower center abdomen painful uncomfortable feeling burning and also my lower back, headache. I don't have discharge.

It's been 4 days now my lower center abdomen painful uncomfortable feeling burning and also my lower back, headache. I don't have discharge.

Need office visit: It's not possible to give you specific advice based on the limited information presented. It's quite possible that your symptoms are not all related. Your problem (s) require an office visit where the physician can question you carefully and examen you. Any attempt to self diagnose yourself on the internet will be futile and just frighten and confuse you. Please see your physician. ...Read more

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I have a large abdominal mass in the left lower part of my abdomen. It is very painful and has been there for 3 months or longer. What could it be?

I have a large abdominal mass in the left lower part of my abdomen. It is very painful and has been there for 3 months or longer. What could it be?

Need to see doctor: It is difficult to tell you what it is. You need to see your doctor to examine you and order necessary testings. ...Read more

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I have been experiencing a strangle fluttering/thumping in my lower right abdomen. It isn't painful just very weird and uncomfortable. Please Help!

I have been experiencing a strangle fluttering/thumping in my lower right abdomen. It isn't painful just very weird and uncomfortable. Please Help!

Fluttering in belly: Are you pregnant? If you are sexually active, even if you use contraception, do a pregnancy test. If negative, perhaps it is your bowels moving around while you digest your food. If you have fevers, diarrhea or blood in the stool, go see a doctor. ...Read more

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What causes painful lower abdomen lymph nodes on a young child and how can it be treated?

What causes painful lower abdomen lymph nodes on a young child and how can it be treated?

Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more