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Lower Abdomen (Definition)

The lower abdomen is the area below the umbilicus (belly button) from one side of the abdomen ...Read more


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What is gas like feeling in lower abdomen. Like pulsing?

What is gas like feeling in lower abdomen. Like pulsing?

Could be gas: Most likely spasm as gas passing through, maybe even kidney/ureteral stone.
Pain? Bleeding? Fever? Duration? Bowel habit? Urinary issues? Back pain? Constant or comes and goes?
Other factors like previous surgery, inflammatory/gyn issues could lead to adhesions (internal scars) which can cause issues. Hernias?
Ongoing, acute, above factors, or other issues- see your doc. ...Read more

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I have this pulsating pain shooting up my vagina to the right side of lower abdomen. Its been going on for a few hours. What could this be?

I have this pulsating pain shooting up my vagina to the right side of lower abdomen. Its been going on for a few hours. What could this be?

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. Pulsating pain down to the vagina on the right could indicate appendicitis. If the pain is severe or you have fever or nausea get evaluated fast ...Read more

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Pulsing sensations in lower abdomen. What could they be?

Pulsing sensations in lower abdomen. What could they be?

Many things: This could be many things ranging from totally normal aortic pulses to an aneurysm -- at 45 yo, in the absence of a family history, you are at very low risk of a aaa. ...Read more

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I’ve had this fluttering bubbly like throbbing under my right lower abdomen. There is no pain and it comes and goes. Should I be concerned?

I’ve had this fluttering bubbly like throbbing under my right lower abdomen. There is no pain and it comes and goes. Should I be concerned?

Fluttering RLQ: May be gas, do you pass gas shortly afterward? Constipation? If upper abdomen may be gallbladder, if lower abdomen may be ovary or ileitis (any blood in stool or diarrhea afterward?) or food intolerances (notice it after certain food?? or even appendix (though not usual presentation)f/u w/ doc consider ultrasound for gallbladder if upper abdomen, or CT abdomen/pelvis if lower and/ or scope ...Read more

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My hip has been throbbing and I have a dull ache in my lower abdomen. What can this be?

My hip has been throbbing and I have a dull ache in my lower abdomen. What can this be?

Hip/abdominal pain: Can be related to kidney/UTI infections, ovarian cyst/fallopian/vaginal infection, diverticulitis, colon inflammation, siactica/hip pathology. Please be checked in detail by a doctor/urgent care/remote physician within 24- 48 hours. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation), bloating or abdominal fullness and nausea (severity: mild). The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort, Tender abdomen, Lower abdominal pain, Su

I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation), bloating or abdominal fullness and nausea (severity: mild). The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort, Tender abdomen, Lower abdominal pain, Su

Doctor can evaluate: Abdominal pain can be from many things. Stomach acid problems cause pain, as does pancreatitis or gallstones. Appendicitis is always a concern (pain is usually right lower abdomen, worsens over time, with fever coming on). If constipated for a while, stool could have backed up and cause pain. Gastrointestinal infections can cause pain, nausea, vomiting, and fever. A doctor's exam may be needed. ...Read more

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What is the pulsing in abdomen, kinda like baby kicking. To the right of belly button, lower right pelvis, and also just below right ribs/about 1 mo.

What is the pulsing in abdomen, kinda like baby kicking. To the right of belly button, lower right pelvis, and also just below right ribs/about 1 mo.

Abdominal aorta: You are most likely describing your abdominal aorta. The abdominal aorta is the largest artery in the body and in thin people is often normally palpable and felt to pulsate. If concerned, and you just started noticing it, let you dr. Know, and an ultrasound of the abdomen is non-invasive and can evaluate your aorta. ...Read more

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My lower belly kinda pulsing like there's bubble inside is this normal? Preg? Last sex 4mths ago had 5 periods & all PT negative. I'm not thin

My lower belly kinda pulsing like there's bubble inside is this normal? Preg? Last sex 4mths ago had 5 periods & all PT negative. I'm not thin

Pregnancy unlikely: A woman who has her normal regular menstrual period is not pregnant. If she has a second normal regular period, that again confirms she is not pregnant. One home pregnancy test done at least 3 weeks after sex, will also confirm non-pregnancy if the test result is negative. ...Read more

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Buzzing feeling in lower abdomen comes and goes. What can it be?

Buzzing feeling in lower abdomen comes and goes. What can it be?

Iliac tortuosity: Buzzing suggests turbulence, but of what? Blood flow turbulence called a bruit creates a "buzz." tortuosity or aneurysmal dilation of the pelvic arteries (iliac) may create said audible buzzing. Ct abdomen/pelvis would rule out said issues... But have an md auscultate your abdomen... ...Read more

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I'm a 31 year old woman who have been experiencing a pulse feeling in lower abdomen. Its off and on. What is this?

I'm a 31 year old woman who have been experiencing a pulse feeling in lower abdomen. Its off and on. What is this?

May be normal: THis may simply be a normal artery like the aorta. This can be felt in thin people or in those without thick or big abdominal muscles. If you are concerned see a doctor, certainly see one if there is any pain associated. A simple ultrasound can give you the annswer ...Read more

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Menopausal. Spotting for a wk - sometimes enough to need a pad. Today, heavy feeling in lower abdomen?

Needs evaluation: You need to contact your GYN, most likely the work up will be benign, but these symptoms should not be ignored. Best Wishes ...Read more

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Gnawing intermittent pain in hip and groin are, mainly at rest. Odd feeling in lower abdomen.?

May be hip joint: It is common for hip pain to hurt in the groin. If your pain extends into the abdomen it could be an abdominal problem causing radiation to the groin. You will need to see a doctor to get a definite diagnosis. ...Read more

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I am a female. I have a constant heavy feeling in lower abdomen, sharp pain on the right side during sex and lower back pain?

I am a female. I have a constant heavy feeling in lower abdomen, sharp pain on the right side during sex and lower back pain?

Right SIJ disorder: ? why right low back pain, "heavy lower abdomen feeling" & dyspaerunia. Unifying disorder might be right sacroiliac joint hypermobility disorder, which can be associated with IBS and/or refer pain to the mid-pelvis. During sex in the missionary position, the femur leverages this joint arousing subluxation and pain generation. ...Read more

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I have pain in my lower abdomen and a tingly feeling in my penis what could this be?

Could it be love?: OK, not, but might be an after effect--urethritis or other STD might cause symptoms you mention. If any discharge / fevers / other symptoms, definitely should see your Dr for evaluation and share details, so proper testing can be done. ...Read more

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Why am I feeling fluttering and twinges in my lower abdomen-16 sexually active female?

Why am I feeling fluttering and twinges in my lower abdomen-16 sexually active female?

16yr old/sexual: There are several possibilities. Are you practicing safe sex and are you on birth control pills? The question is whether or not you have a sexually transmitted disease, a pregnancy or some other disorder. You need to be medically evaluated. If you continue to have sex, please be sure you learn all about being safe. If you cannot see a doctor call Planned Parenthood. ...Read more

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Feeling lots of pain in lower abdomen, lower back and in crotch. Please please help me! :- (?

Feeling lots of pain in lower abdomen, lower back and in crotch. Please please help me! :- (?

Pelvic & Lower Back: Problems can present in this region. Worth having your doctor take a look at you, ask more questions, and examine you. Good luck! Kidney stone? Dehydrated? Drinking enough fluids? ...Read more

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Why do I sometimes get this warm/oven/heat feeling in my lower abdomen? There is no pain, just a hot warmth. It's a once a month thing.

Why do I sometimes get this warm/oven/heat feeling in my lower abdomen? There is no pain, just a hot warmth. It's a once a month thing.

If u are: A female, it may be related to changes just prior to menses. Otherwise it could be a sensation without a good medical explanation. ...Read more