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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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I am getting a sharp pain on my right side of my lower abdomen it comes and goes sensitive to the touch?

I am getting a sharp pain on my right side of my lower abdomen it comes and goes sensitive to the touch?

Be cautious: While there may be benign causes for such pain, serious ovary and appendix problems or bowel infection or similar issues may be at play.

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Every few months I get a sharp pain in my lower abdomen either side. I can't move when it happens. What could this be?

Every few months I get a sharp pain in my lower abdomen either side. I can't move when it happens. What could this be?

Several things: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to see what's wrong with you.

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Sex in doggie style position, but it did not finish because of the sharp pain I felt at my lower abdomen right side. What could this be?

Sex in doggie style position, but it did not finish because of the sharp pain I felt at my lower abdomen right side. What could this be?

Many possibilities: Trauma to the vagina or a ruptured ovarian cyst are two possibilities. Listen to your body, if the there is a little vaginal blood, trauma may be the cause. If you have abdominal tenderness it could be a ruptured ovarian cyst. If the pain persists seek medical care.

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I've been recently been having pain in my lower abdomen area on the right side. It would hurt slightly throughout the day and sometimes would give me a sharp pain for a sec or two. Would you have any guesses on what it could be.

I've been recently been having pain in my lower abdomen area on the right side. It would hurt slightly throughout the day and sometimes would give me a sharp pain for a sec or two. Would you have any guesses on what it could be.

Difficult to say: The lower right side of your abdomen is where the end of your small intestine sits (your terminal ileum) and where your appendix is located. But without any other symptoms, it's unlikely to be either Crohn's disease or appendicitis. Your doctor may want to evaluate by obtaining some more history, a careful physical exam, and select blood tests.

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I'm having sharp pain in the left side of my lower abdomen?

Severe abd pain = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes.

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Sharp pain in lower abdomen right side. Any clues what might be wrong?

Sharp pain in lower abdomen right side. Any clues what might be wrong?

Go see a doctor: Depending on what makes the pain better or worse, when the pain comes, if it's sharp or dull, if it's associated with food or not, there are many different causes of abdominal pain. One of the most common causes of right lower abdominal pain is the appendix which requires emergent surgery. You would need an exam and possibly other testing to make the diagnosis.

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Got sharp pain in lower abdomen a few days ago and now side is sore and hurts to stretch it. What could this be.

Got sharp pain in lower abdomen a few days ago and now side is sore and hurts to stretch it. What could this be.

More: Right side, left side, recent trauma or exercise not usually done. Since stretch produces pain and looking at your age, sounds like a rectus abominus muscle strain.

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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.

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I'm 9-10 wks Preg. Bad insomnia, nauseas all day. Vomit 2-3x (day) an all night long. Small sharp pain in lower abdomen L & R side. (here/there) Help??

I'm 9-10 wks Preg. Bad insomnia, nauseas all day. Vomit 2-3x (day) an all night long. Small sharp pain in lower abdomen L & R side. (here/there) Help??

See a doctor: Having nausea and insomnia during pregnancy, especially early on, can be a normal thing, though hard to tolerate. You should consider seeing an obstetrician or getting a healthTap consult for treatment of your nausea with a medication like phenergan or promethazine, which can treat nausea as well as provide you with some rest

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I've ruled out ovarian cysts. I am having sharp and dull pain on both sides of my lower abdomen. Possible kidney stones?

I've ruled out ovarian cysts. I am having sharp and dull pain on both sides of my lower abdomen. Possible kidney stones?

Pain: There are many reasons for pain. Your best bet is to see your primary MD and get s full exam and history. Relationship to food bowel movement and cycle. A imaging may be needed. Stones are a possibility but uncommon to have stones on both sides and only have dull pain. Best of luck

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I have a sharp pain in my left lower abdomen?

Diverticulitis, kidn: The most common cause of gi-related left lowed quadrant pain is acute diverticulitis. This may be also give you fever, and loose stools. Colitis can also do this but will often also have blood in the stool. Other common causes may include kidney stones, pelvic inflammatory disease in women and a number of musculoskeletal complaints like groin pulls.

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Sometimes i.Get a sharp pain in my lower abdomen. Why is that?

Abd pain: Please give a lot more information and a better description of your pain so we can help you.

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