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Pulled Muscle Lower Right Abdomen
I pulled a muscle in lower right abdomen years ago. Pain came back while I was under stress and anxiety, is this appendicitis?
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Recently lifted something that was too heavy. Now have sharp pain in lower left abdomen. Doc said it was pulled muscle but its getting worse.?
Possible hernia: Your doctor is probably right--a "pulled muscle" may take days to heal, or may worsen if you repeat the behavior that caused the injury. Try a heating pad for this. However, hernias do occur, & may not be readily apparent on physical exam since there are so many different layers of abdominal wall. A ct scan of the abdomen may be helpful here for your reassurance. ...Read more
I am having lower left abdomen pain. It's a sharp pain like a pulled muscle. It hurts when I cough, walk, and twist (more when I twist to the left).
Abdominal pain: The sharp nature of your pain and the fact that is worse with movement does sound like a pulled muscle. If you're having persistent symptoms however I would recommend that you see your doctor for a complete history and physical examination. ...Read more
Pain in upper thigh up to just above my hip around my lower abdomen. It feels like a pulled muscle. Did I pull a muscle?
Pulled muscle?: Sounds very much like it, try some heat, rest and antiinflammatories ...Read more
I've been working out and for the past few days, I've had a sharp pain on my upper right side of my abdomen every time I move. Pulled muscle?
Probably: Sounds like it. Go easy for a few days. ...Read more
I woke up this past Sat a.m. with what I thought was a pulled muscle on the left side of my mid back;now has radiated to upper abdomen.
This sounds like-: -it follows a thoracic nerve root. If extremely painful & you have not had a shingles's vaccination, this could be the cause. Intercostal nerves are higher in the back, & follow the ribs, so it would be in a lower location in the abdomen. If a painful rash follows, its shingles. ...Read more
Firm lower right pelvis area. Pain. Muscle strain? Also pain on entire right side abdomen area at times. What is this? 95lbs 5'4 female
Dull stitch like sensation in stomach near lower right abdomen, very mild. Right hip and lower back soreness. Xray done; all good. Gas/Muscle strain?
Muscle: Sounds like a muscle problem. See your physician if it persists. ...Read more
I experienced what feels like muscle strain in abdomen area for several months. I can feel it lying on my back and raising individual leg- any ideas?
Awoke 4am by pain left abdomen @hip bone v. Sharp when touched;like muscle strain when untouched. Constipatd. Had it 2x before over afew yrs. Sudden onset, days to resolve. Saw doc prior: no action/dx?
Hip pain: Sharp abdominal pain is separate from hip bone pain. The later is associated with ligamentous problems and can be defined by pressure over the point representing area of possible inflammation. Abdominal pain can be gas pain or diverticular disease. If point tenderness located over hip region this can be relieved with xylocaine + kenalog (triamcinolone) injection. ...Read more
I pulled a muscle in my lower back last night a noticed a bulge in my abdomen this morning with no pain at the bulge what could it be?
Hernia: Many potential causes, but it is certainly possible that in the same injury in which you "pulled a muscle" in your back that you have also developed a hernia. Hernias do not always have to be painful. I would not hesitate to be seen, particularly if you develop abdominal pain or vomiting. ...Read more
Yes: There are large muscles in the abdominal wall, so there is certainly a chance of injuring the muscle by heavy lifting or other strains to the abdomen. However, abdominal pain should be evaluated by a physician to make sure it is not due to a problem with the internal organs or due to a hernia. ...Read more
32 weeks pregnant and it feels like I tore or pulled a muscle in my lower abdomen. Should I be concerned?
I have a swollen rib cus I pulled a muscle excersising can the pain go to my back & also my lower abdomen? (:
Yes: Pulled muscles in the chest wall are connected to the muscles in abdomen and upper back so it not unusual to get pain in other areas of upper back and abdomen. I hope that helps good luck. ...Read more
Dull ache, sometimes mild burning sensation based on diet, in my lower left abdomen. On and off. Not severe. No other symptoms. Type of pulled muscle?
Muscular spasm: Pains are commonplace in pregnant bellies. However, persistent pain that's elicited by palpation may be caused by muscle spasms. This pain is aggravated by movement, standing and weight bearing. Maternity girdles may help with support and give your abdominal muscles a break. Check with your doctor. ...Read more
I am pregnant and have had a bad cold for almost a week. I think I pulled a muscle in my lower left abdomen coughing. Is there anything I can do for 1) my cough and 2) for the muscle pain (which is bothering me more)?
Cough/ Cold Tips: For sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * For congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**For hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * Add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to Chamomile tea. Consider acupuncture for med free pain relief. ...Read more
My lower abdomen is very sore almost feels like pulled muscles. I also feel bloated and gassy in the same area and it gets worse after I eat.
Acute burning sensation in lower abdomen when I move a certain way. No skin. Abrasions so I'm guessing internal. I do lift weights. Pulled muscle?
Sounds possible: See primary care doctor if it doesn't go away or symptoms worsen ...Read more
I have been doing boot camp for 3 weeks I've had a pain in lower tummy on one side like a pulled muscle only when I do sit ups or cough is this ok?
Doctors can you tell me when should I see my doctor about pulled or torn muscle on left side of abdomen?
Torn muscle: If the pain does not resolve after 1 week. ...Read more
History and physical: Generally a pulled muscle will have an associated incident, such as an impact injury, fall, etc. A pulled muscle should have localized and superficial pain, whereas intra-abdominal pathology generally will be deeper and may be more diffuse/vague. Do see a physician if symptoms persist. ...Read more
Depends: Depends on what muscle pulled. If symptoms persis should check. In meantime, if not pregnat otc meds could help. ...Read more
LLQ ache, feels like I pulled a muscle in my abdomen when I bend to sit down or move a certain way. Could it be from electrolyte imbalance?
Probably not...: Hi! Medgirl86, What you well observed and described more point to physically related disorders like those from regional joints & muscles leading to local nerve-ending irritation than to electrolyte imbalance which tends to more often involve leg muscles for some reason. Of course, to be for sure, follow instructions described in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html; then you can work better... ...Read more
Hello, after doing a lot of planks and getting rest, I started to feel pain in one of my lower abdomens, what could be the cause, maybe the overdoing it? I completely avoided any kind of a physically exercise the includes abdomen muscle workout.
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