Doctor insights on:
Pressure On Lower Left Abdomen
I've had light pressure in lower left abdomen for 3 days. Just switched BC pill, on day 10-11 of cycle. Could this cause feeling? No pain, like bubble
Deep rectal pain and pressure in lower left abdomen where colon should be, pressure feels more noticeable when I have to use the bathroom, any ideas?
Diverticulitis : Possible diverticular disease is a condition that occurs when a person has problems from small pouches, or sacs, that have formed and pushed outward through weak spots in the colon wall. Each pouch is called a diverticulum. Multiple pouches are called diverticula. The colon is part of the large intestine. The large intestine absorbs water from stool and changes it from a liquid to a solid form. ...Read more
Whata the chances my pregnancy can be ectopic. Light brown discharge when i wipe & pressure on lower left abdomen. No cramps or heavy bleeding?
Are you pregnant?: If you are pregnant, get a blood HCG level done, it should double in 72 hours in a normal pregnancy. If it does not, then ectopic pregnancy needs to be evaluated by a doctor by ultrasound. If you do not wish to be pregnant, use contraception all the time, every time. You may consider implanted contraceptive, or IUD. Practice safe sex. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more
I had a slight pressure in lower left abdomen for a couple days and now feel this in back near my rear end. Is this constipation?
Maybe constipation. : The best way for us to know if this sensation is related to constipation would be to see if it goes away after you have a bowel movement. If you have a movement today and the pressure dissipates, then it could just have been the bowel movement waiting to happen. If it does not dissipate, or if it worsens in the absence of a bowel movement in a day or two, see a doctor. ...Read more
Constipation and occasional pressure in lower left abdomen for 9 days. Comes & goes. Switched BC last week. Related? No pain. Should I see gyno? PCP?
Constipation: Left lower abdominal pain is commonly caused by constipation. Since you are currently constipated then start there. Use over the counter Miralax (polyethylene glycol) to help you have bowel movements. If this does not relieve the pain then consider seeing a doctor to begin the work up of pelvic pain. ...Read more
I have pressure in lower left abdomen. Not painful, more like bubbles or slight pressure. Occurs after eating. Recent constipation, 2nd week cycle. ?
I think it's related: in general, to your constipation. This implies some sluggishness in the colon and that can feel like a little pressure which would, typically, be felt in the lower left abdomen. Eating triggers the gastrocolic reflex...contraction of smooth muscle in the large bowel/colon. Work on constipation: lots of water, more fiber, more exercise. It should improve... ...Read more
Am I experiencing constipation or pelvic pain? Pressure in lower left abdomen, not painful nor to touch. Switched BC pill and constipated post travel.
Constipation: Constipation is one common cause of pelvic pain. Try and over the counter stool softener or Miralax (polyethylene glycol) to help you have a bowel movement. If your pain continues after defecating then considering seeing a doctor for an evaluation for other causes of pelvic pain ...Read more
How do I know if it's just a digestive issue, or something more serious? For the last few days, i've felt small amounts of pressure in my lower left abdomen, just every once in a while throughout the day. It's not severe-feels a lot like i'm being poked
Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose the source of your symptoms. However, if you have sticky, malodorous, black stools that could be due to gastrointestinal bleeding (melena) however, since you have made significant changes to your diet with increased vegetables and water, this may be detoxifing your colon. The increase in fiber and water, can help to remove plaque in the colon. This can be accompanied by passing gas or feeling gas pressure. Bowel movements may be more frequent and softer. If this is the case, it doesn't mean that you are ill, it would be how detoxification of the gut is effecting you. Keep up your healthy lifestyle changes. ...Read more
Infection or...: Urinary tract infection can cause discomfort and pressure. It can also cause more urgency to void. Another common cause is that you are not emptying your bladder completely due to structural problems so you feel full more often and have more frequent urination. Drinking more also increases urine output, causing more frequent peeing. ...Read more
I have had a dull gas like pressure in my lower left abdomen on and off for about a week. Not sure what is wrong!
Have ovarian cysts. Took emergency contraception. 6dys later spotting & slight bleeding. Now worse constant pressure & pain in lower left abdomen.?
Upt: Its likely cramping and a period from the hormones. You may have a hx of pelvic pain, this making it worse. You may have a uti, ovarian cyst; take a pregnancy test but it would be early to have pain from pregnancy in ur tube. Try 2 aleve (naproxen) 2x per day, the changes in the uterus due to the hormones r initiating bleeding and cramping. ...Read more
I've been having weird tickling/pressure sensations in my lower left abdomen. Sudden waves of nause and heat. ?
Pressure, bloated, hard feeling on lower left abdomen, tender to touch. Felt when I cough & lean forward. Middle chest pain when cracking back. Cause?
Left lower abdomen: You could have an incarcerated hernia. Hopefully, it is not strangulating from your description. Better have it checked ASAP. You can check about your chest pain then. Doubt it is an item of real severity. Of consideration, have you been coughing a lot lately? H/o of asthma? Brochitis? It can be related to your develop of your hernia. ...Read more
Lately for the past 3 months, i've realized that I have a slight pressure on my left lower abdomen. No pain at all. What could this be?
If not constipation,: If it is not constipation (collection of stool in the left lower abdomen) that goes away with a bowel movement, then a primary care doctor can check to see what the problem might be. The doctor can check to see if there is a mass of some kind in the abdomen or pelvis, that is not stool. Even if the pressure goes away with a bowel movement, but is a new symptom, the doctor may want to evaluate it. ...Read more
Can constipation cause pain in the lower left abdomen and lower back? I had some cramps and pressure on my lower back and left abdomen.
Left Lower Abd Pain: Left lower abdominal pain may be related to your colon. You may have diverticulitis or constipation. This may also be caused by low back pain problems. I would suggest seeing your general practitioner and obtain an abdominal CT scan with IV contrast to evaluate your colon. ...Read more
Pain: Need to get checked by a doctor. ...Read more
I feel some pain in my lower left abdomen when i put pressure on it.Is it normal to feel pain when putting pressure on lower abdomen?
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Pressure in upper left abdomen
- Pressure on left side of abdomen
- Cyst in lower left abdomen
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Discomfort in the lower left abdomen
- Left lower abdomen hurts
- Gas in lower left abdomen
- Pain in lower left of abdomen
- Pressure on lower left side of abdomen