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6 weeks pregnant, got sudden onset of dull right flank pain, no vaginal bleeding, hcg of >1500. Could these be signs of ectopic pregnancy?

6 weeks pregnant, got sudden onset of dull right flank pain, no vaginal bleeding, hcg of >1500. Could these be signs of ectopic pregnancy?

Evaluation: If you are in early pregnancy with new onset of pain then evaluation by your Obgyn is needed. A sonogram can be done to make sure there is a normal pregnancy seen located inside of the uterus. ...Read more

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What causes a dull aching pain on sides of lower back?

What causes a dull aching pain on sides of lower back?

See pcp: Could be due to a muscle strain or some problem with your kidneys or maybe pathology with your back. ...Read more

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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.

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.

Abdomen Pain: If its lasted so long, it may be more than mere muscle contusion and may benefit from proper medical exam and possible imaging to detect extent of muscle or internal organ injury. ...Read more

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What could cause a constant dull pain in the lower back on the left side? Nothing relieves it.

A muscle pull: Do you exercise ? Construction? Any other active activities that involve bending or lifting? See your doc and get an evaluation. As you could need meds and or physical therapy ...Read more

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I have a dull pain in my lower back when i twist or bend down. I have had it for a long time but it only lasts a few days and then disappears. ?

If ur human: And live long enough, u will experience back pain.Now the good news...It usually goes away in a few weeks.
Try core strengthening exercises to reduce the frequency of pain episodes. ...Read more

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I have a dull pain in my lower right abdomen, what could this be?

I have a dull pain in my lower right abdomen, what could this be?

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

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I have a dull pain on the right side of my abdomen. How can I be sure that this is not appendicitis?

See a doctor: Appendicitis is an acute illness: once it begins it leads to severe, constant, progressively-worsening right lower abdominal pain, typically within 1-2 days; left untreated, rupture usually occurs. With very, very rare exception, it is not a source of chronic pain. ...Read more

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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

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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

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

Lifting or strain: AS a young woman the most common cause of problems is overuse. This could be in form of exercise or of work etc. The historical nature of your parent with back pain is not usually related. Do not sleep on your abdomen and if this persist see your doc. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Go to emergency: R side abdo pain have many causes including appendicitis, I recommend you go to emergency for timely diagnosis and management ...Read more

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Uti with dull pain on right side of abdomen?

Uti with dull pain on right side of abdomen?

UTI: See a doctor. This may be related to the UTI or other issues. Go now. Good luck. ...Read more

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What could be causing dull pain in the upper left abdomen?

What could be causing dull pain in the upper left abdomen?

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

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Dull pain when i breathe located at left flank region. What would cause this?

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

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What can cause a dull pain in the belly that moves to lower right abdomen goes sharp is minor and is on and off?

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

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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. ?

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. ?

Could be many things: It could be gall bladder, stomache, bowel problem, etc. You need to see a doctor to get a full check up since it already 2 weeks to find out the true cause. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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

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Dull pain that comes and goes in left flank, and gas.. What could cause this?

Dull pain that comes and goes in left flank, and gas.. What could cause this?

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

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Dull pain my bottom left abdomen. Started 2 days ago. Intensifies when I urinate?

LAP with dysuria: Lower abdominal pain with dysuria in suggestive of urinary tract infection or ureteric calculus. Suggest urine dipstick at your GP to determine cause. ...Read more

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Can it be appendix if ultrasound was normal but I have dull pain abdomen for 5weeks?

Can it be appendix if ultrasound was normal but I have dull pain abdomen for 5weeks?

Yes.: Yes it can. In fact rlq-ultrasound has a very high false negative rate, lowered sensitivity, in assessing sub acute/chronic appendicitis.

You need to have a pelvis ct, with IV and oral contrast material. ...Read more

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Dull pain at left side of abdomen for about three years .Was told have gallstones.True.?

Dull pain at left side of abdomen for about three years .Was told have gallstones.True.?

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

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Is a mild dull pain on the right side of my abdomen in early pregnancy something to worry about?

Is a mild dull pain on the right side of my abdomen in early pregnancy something to worry about?

NO but need investig: If the pain is lower abdomen and pelvic area , you have to make sure you did not have tubal pregnancy , to make sure see your gyn doctor. ...Read more

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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

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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

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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?

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