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Right Flank Dull Pain
My right flank area is experiencing dull pain just below ribs. when i flex, i can feel more of a lump on right oblique than the left. I pressed on that spot while relaxed and heard and felt grurgleing?
See below: The lump you are pressing on is likely your intestines. If your pain or the lump persist see your physician. ...Read more
6 weeks pregnant, got sudden onset of dull right flank pain, no vaginal bleeding, hcg of >1500. Could these be signs of ectopic pregnancy?
8 months back i slept on floor and collided my right abdomen with bed corner with high velocity.
Till now i feel dull pain in right side. Pls advice.
Many things: The list of causes is huge with just that symptom and includes appendicitis, ovarian or pregnancy issue, simple gastroenteritis, or even muscular pain. It is important to know if there are any associated symptoms such as fever, diarrhea, what makes pain worse/better, or irregular periods. ...Read more
I have a dull pain on the right side of my abdomen. How can I be sure that this is not appendicitis?
Right lower back area has constant severe dull pain for a few months and right fingernails recently started to grow misshapen, can this be related?
Hard to know: So many things can cause low back pain. The most common is just the usual achy muscles. Misshapen fingernails can be due to a systemic illness, but I would expect that to affect both hands. Sounds like you need to see a physician for a complete interview and physical exam to figure out what's going on. Good luck. ...Read more
What are most common causes for a dull pain in lower back? Fam hx of back issues (father). Discomfort eases when I change position, exp this 3 days
Having dull pain in lower left abdomen, sometimes feels like something is pushing out, started day after working out a lot could this be the cause?
I have been experiencing right side abdomen pain for two days without any other symptoms. it first started as dull pain then sharp now it's full again?
Abdominal pain: Given the minimal information available the list of causes Is very long, provide more detail or seek local help including a physical examination ...Read more
Gallbladder: You should get an ultrasound looking for stones. ...Read more
Many things !: Hard to say for sure. But could consider things like lung issues, rib trauma, muscular problems, blood clot in the lung, collapsed lung, diaphragm problems, abdominal problems (liver, pancreas) less likely kidney infection/stones. This is probably not a disc problem, which generally would have more constant back pain and perhaps shooting pain down the legs. ...Read more
What can cause a dull pain in the belly that moves to lower right abdomen goes sharp is minor and is on and off?
Spasm: Of the colon is a common cause of these type of symptoms. If it is persistent or associated with other symptoms, it is best to be formally evaluated as many different processes can cause similar symptoms. ...Read more
I have a dull pain in my right abdomen about 2 to 4 inches right of my belly button i've had it for weeks what could this be. ?
For the past 2 days I have had an occasional dull pain in the lower back of my head. Could it be a problem from pet allergies, or should I worry?
Not from allergy: You could have sprained your neck. However if the problem gets worse or lasts more than a couple of weeks, you should see your doctor re. It. ...Read more
Have pain in my middle to lower back.Not by spine but on the sides. always a dull pain but then all of a sudden I get shooting pain. Worse whenbreathe?
See your PCP: It may be muscular, renal, pulmonary, intestinal. Your primary care provider can do a complete history and physical to evaluate these complaints. Please see your doctor for further management and guidance. ...Read more
Splenic flexure: This may be a splenic flexure syndrome which is secondary to gas trapped in that area of the colon. Have it evaluated. ...Read more
Gall bladder on R: Usually gallbladder on the right, so unless you have situs inversus, ,not likely to be gallbladder pain. Make have stones (many do) and no symptoms. Problem with abdominal pain is that there are MANY causes. Unable to diagnose remotely. Keep symptom and diet diary to see if connection. Regular follow up with health care provider to monitor symptoms, up date exam findings and begin testing. ...Read more
What causes sudden lower back pain? Feels like my back is about to break in half. Dull pain almost unbearable.
Low Back Pain:
Most people with sometime in their life have sudden debilitating back pain. This can be from muscle strain, disc herniation, or even be unexplained.
These symptoms usually improve over time with rest, plenty of water, and occasional NSAID pain medications. If you are gradually improving with rest, you will probably get better on your own.
If you do not improving you may want to see your doctor. ...Read more
Mild, dull pain in coccyx area, lower back and sometimes weird feelings in right leg. It's bearable but could it be serious?
YES: Please get examined and x-rayed.You must describe the :weird feeling" in more detail.I need to know how long these symptoms have been present. You must be examined for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
Since a couple weeks ago i've had an occasional dull pain in my lower right abdomen. For the past few weeks, i've had the same pain near my kidneys?
I'm having dull pain lower left abdomen for a week, now i feel it only when I am at rest, sitting and not while walking or doing something, any clue?
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