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Sharp intermittent pain in the left groin?

Sharp intermittent pain in the left groin?

Resting , exercise ?: Does the pain happen after exercise, does happen sitting in a certain position?Is ther a firm lump in tngroin, check it with your doctor. ...Read more

Groin Pain (Definition)

Groin pain refers to discomfort in the area where the abdomen ends ...Read more


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Shooting pain in left armpit?

Shooting pain in left armpit?

Impossible: To say without further history. If severe, best to be seen and evaluated. ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in calf?

Sharp shooting pain in calf?

What are you asking?: If you mean what causes it there are many options. A disc herniation would be one option. A muscle pull in the calf another. I suggest rest, ice, elevation. If not better in 5 days see your md. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in abdomen.

Sharp pain in abdomen.

Some possibilities: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever), gall stones, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Most people with "sharp pain", meaning more than mild pain, need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery. ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain starts in bladder area?

Sharp shooting pain starts in bladder area?

Where does it go?: Maybe cystitis, or inflamed bladder. Drinking lots of water, and making your urine acidic with cranberry juice, may help. A visit to your doctor to get your urine tested would help eliminate it as a cause. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my anus/genital region?

Sharp pain in my anus/genital region?

What preceded pain?: Did you strain to defecate? Was there blood on the toilet paper? Assuming no other trauma at your age the most common cause is a hard stool tearing the rectum. It should heal on its own in a few days. If this is the cause increase the fiber in your diet and increase your fluid intake. If this is not the cause go see you doctor. ...Read more

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Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area. Sometimes radiates to left lower back area. No swelling.

Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area.  Sometimes radiates to left lower back area.  No swelling.

Groin pain: Causes of groin pain include hernia, hip arthritis, tendonitis, nerve pain from spinal nerve impingement, inflamed lymph node, trauma, or pelvic organ inflammation. If it is radiating as you describe, you should have an exam by your doctor. ...Read more

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Burning pain in groin area by thigh?

Need examination: Sounds like a likely femoral nerve entrapment type of situation. You could use a very good neurological assessment.... ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in my right wrist?

Well, I am a: Neurologist, so i always want to blame this type of thing on carpal tunnel syndrome; however, if you are having pain, i would ask if you fell onto your hand recently and make sure that you did not fracture a bone in your hand. Check with your regular doctor first, take it from there. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in right groin upon standing?

Sharp pain in right groin upon standing?

Get an eval: Groin pain can range from lymph node issues to musculoskeletal. You need to have a full eval- history and physical, by a physician to determine the etiology. Possibilities include but not limited to infection, strain, fracture, arthritis and even cancer. You will likely need imaging. Please get seen. Good luck. ...Read more

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Pain in lower back left buttocks. Tingling, pain, buzzing burning feeling in left leg foot.random Pinching feeling in calf. Nerve pain?

Pain in lower back left buttocks. Tingling, pain, buzzing burning feeling in left leg foot.random Pinching feeling in calf. Nerve pain?

Yes: Sounds like nerve pain possibly radiating down from your lower back. You need an exam by a physician. Antiinflammatories like Ibuprofen or Naproxen can sometimes help relieve this. If you have any weakness associated with the burning feeling, you need to see a physician ASAP ...Read more

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Have a sharp stabbing pain in left side groin area. Hurts when walking or standing. Goes from dull to super sharp pain.

Have a sharp stabbing pain in left side groin area. Hurts when walking or standing. Goes from dull to super sharp pain.

You need a: "hands on" exam ..this could be due to a groin problem (eg: hernia) OR a BACK problem (pinched nerve at the L4-L5 lumbar disc level) Hope this helps See your PCP! Dr Z ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in my right breast?

Needs palpation: You need to palpate the breast to make sure that there are no nodule or irregular tissue in the area of pain. If you can do selfpalpation it's great otherwise see a doc. ...Read more

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Searing type pain in lower left abdomen?

Searing type pain in lower left abdomen?

See a physician : You should see a physician . This could be a serious medical condition. ...Read more

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Sharp pain upon movement in chest/shoulder area. Excruciating pain when moved.

Chest pain: This is not normal. You should see your medical provider to determine the cause of your pain and treat you as necessary. ...Read more

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Sharp pain felt in lower pelvic area, gas?

Maybe: Could also be a host of other things like intestinal inflammation, appendicitis, ovary inflammation, etc. See your doctor if it persists. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in finger?

Sharp pain in finger?

Finger pain: Finger pain can be a sign of joint pain(arthritis), tendinitis(tendon inflammation), but I am assuming you have not injured your finger(trauma). ...Read more

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Sharp shooting pain in groin area when i raise knee or squat to stand. Feels like a pop and leg buckles. Only on rt side. Wakes me up! possible cause?

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Need more info: Could be your hip. If acute onset-was there a precipitating accident. Could be hernia, high lumbar radiculopathy pain. How did it start. You should get evaluated by an orthopedic surgeon, physiatrist, or sports medicine specialist. ...Read more

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I have strange sensations in my thighs ranging from sharp shooting pain to numbness and tingling. I have hip and groin pain and pain in my neckbase ?

I have strange sensations in my thighs ranging from sharp shooting pain to numbness and tingling. I have hip and groin pain and pain in my neckbase ?

See a Neurologist: A detailed examination by Neurology might also include a nerve conduction test and EMG to evaluate your symptoms further. After this testing consideration for nerve medication and/or Physical therapy. ...Read more

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What can you do for pinch nerve shooting pain in groin area?

What can you do for pinch nerve shooting pain in groin area?

Many Options: Radiculitis can be treated with various medications, including burst dose of oral steroids, medications, injections,neuropathic medicines, physical therapy, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, as well as manipulation. Treatment option(s) will depend on the cause(s) of your " pinched nerve." ...Read more

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Got pain in groin and shooting pain down left leg and hurts when I move and can't open legs much why?

Got pain in groin and shooting pain down left leg and hurts when I move and can't open legs much why?

Entrapped nerve: You may be suffering from an entrapped nerve exiting the back and dropping into the leg region from the front end. You would need a neurological examination to see exactly what the problem was and where the location would be in order to treat it. If you'd like to make an appointment with me: www.Healthtap.com/drsaghafi Key code: PDXFNR ...Read more

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Given trimethoprim for infection, 2 hours after taking sore and swollen throat, chills, shooting pain in head and groin, pain behind eyes and was sick?

Given trimethoprim for infection, 2 hours after taking sore and swollen throat, chills, shooting pain in head and groin, pain behind eyes and was sick?

Sulfa?: Usually this drug is combined with sulfa and thus are you sure that trimethoprim is the only med? Regardless you have a serious and even potentially life-threatening reaction to this drug and need to avoid it. If symptoms still present for more than a day or gets worse, need to see doctor immediately. ...Read more

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For the past 5 days I keep getting a sharp shooting pain in my groin(left side) takes my breath away and is very painful?

For the past 5 days I keep getting a sharp shooting pain in my groin(left side) takes my breath away and is very painful?

Several Poss. Causes: Commonly ureteral stone (kidney stone that's moved down). Also, hip injury presents as groin pain-often sharp.In many people, inflammation of nerves (there are about 5 superficial nerves in the groin area), especially in someone who has over-stretched them or in some athletes, like bikers are the cause. Osteopathic history & exam can often reveal cause. Manipulation or neuroprolotherapy may help. ...Read more

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Sometimes I have a sharp shooting pain in my groin or lower gut. It sometimes makes me double over, and I don't know what it could be.

Other Options: Sharp, shooting pains tend not to be internal organ-related, with exceptions.This type of pain is often neurological in nature & could be due to entrapped or inflamed nerves.A more exact description of its location, triggers, duration, & other accompanying signs/symptoms could help determine cause.Best bet: complete history & physical exam incl. osteopathic hands-on exam & possible testing. ...Read more

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If I get sharp shooting pain from my belly button to my groin what is this ?

If I get sharp shooting pain from my belly button to my groin what is this ?

Alarm signs to check: Fleeting recurrent abdominal discomfort as described is best addressed by first addressing accompanying signs/symptoms that may localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risks? ...Read more

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Had thr 8/2010 my foot slipped off edge of sidewalk and ever since I have sharp shooting pain in hip and some pain to the groin?

Had  thr 8/2010 my foot slipped off edge of sidewalk and ever since I have sharp shooting pain in hip and some pain to the groin?

Hip pain: Those symptoms can signal a potential problem in the hip. An x-ray and a visit to an orthopaedic surgeon would be a good idea if the symptoms continue. ...Read more

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Laparoscopic Inguinal surgery 7 weeks ago. Past week having shooting pain down middle of thigh. Almost every step causes a sharp, electrical pain. ?

Laparoscopic Inguinal surgery 7 weeks ago. Past week having shooting pain down middle of thigh. Almost every step causes a sharp, electrical pain. ?

Get med-check up: You should notify the surgeon who did your surgery and ask him/her to check you and find the cause for this problem and seek treatment from the same doctor who did the surgery. ...Read more

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Had an orchipexy done 2 months ago and now they are tender and get a sharp shooting pain up my right side inguinal to my lower right quadrant, help?

See your surgeon: You need to check with your surgeon ,to find out why you are having this kind of pain, and check about the viability of your testicles, after the surgery, You are 20 years old, so did you have a torsion or you had undescended testicles for the orchiopexy. You need to have evaluation yearly with a urologist without any exception, because you are a high risk for testicular cancer. Good luck. ...Read more

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Last night i was awake with a shooting pain in my groin area but don't have any lumps there. What could this be ?

A few possibilities: The lack of a lump does not rule out a hernia, since women also are at risk for a femoral hernia, which does not present as a typical lump in the groin area. However, with your history of constipation, you may be having some local colonic spasm which is being mistaken for groin pain. Other causes include musculoskeletal, gynecologic, urologic in origin. If it persists, you should see your MD ...Read more

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I have a shooting pain when i run or strain myself in the area right under my lower abs and above my genitalia. Maybe stretched groin? What to do?

Sports Hernia: Could be a sports hernia. This is where the abdominal muscles meet the pelvic muscles near the inguinal ligament. If this does not resolve on its own, you might want to speak with your doctor to discuss options for treatment. Either way take a break from running to see if it resolves. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more