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Right Upper And Lower Quadrant Pain
SEE a doctor: That is a question that needs a lot more information before i can even begin to guess. What makes the pain come on? How severe? What makes it better? Which side? When was your last menstrual period? Have you had any nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation? Any fever? Any burning with urination, frequency or urgency? And i could go on. This is a problem that needs to see a doctor. ...Read more
Could be many: Things, from gas to constipation to muscular issues to appendicitis. Without more history, it is hard to say what could be causing it. If it is does not improve, or is associated with other symptoms, see a doctor. A physical exam is recommended to help determine what could be causing it. ...Read more
Unlikely: Look for other cause.Get a more detailed answer ›
Pinched Nerve: Sounds like you have a pinched nerve in your back. I would suggest seeing a pain/spine specialist to evaluate you further to evaluate what level and what can be done to treat you. There are interventional treatments besides medications and surgeries that might reduce or eliminate the pain altogether. ...Read more
I have slight pain and firmness in my left lower quadrant. What should I watch for to indicate an abnormality?
Diverticulitis?: Left lower quadrant pain typically indicates inflammation or infection of the descending colon. However, traveling left kidney stones can give you similar symptoms. Please consult with your physician. Fever and chills, painful bowel movement and urination will indicate urgent symptoms. Bloody urine or stools need emergent evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lower Right Quadrant pain there when I think about it, don't feel it when I don't think about it. It's been going on for 33 days no other symptoms.
Perhaps the appendix: Common causes of right lower quadrant abdominal pain in your age group include: appendicitis (inflammation of your appendix) and possibly an inguinal hernia. While appendicitis is typically associated with more intense pain and fevers, occasionally chronic inflammation can cause low grade discomfort as well. Given that it has been going on for so long, please consider seeing a doctor. ...Read more