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Doctor insights on: Swollen Left Side Stomach Symptoms

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I have pain on my left side of my stomach every morning. The left side of my stomach is also swollen?

I have pain on my left side of my stomach every morning. The left side of my stomach is also swollen?

Constipation: In a female of your age the most likely is constipation without any blood, which you did not mention, and only bloating and left sided pain. Do you have round or hard poops or strain when you go? Are you getting enough fiber in your diet (9 servings of fruits and veggies a day and 3 grains) and drinking your 64 ounces of water a day? The left side is colon, abdomen is the emptying side. No organs. ...Read more

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Hello. i am feeling that my left lower side of stomach is more swollen than the right without any pain?

Hello. i am feeling that my left lower side of stomach is more swollen than the right without any pain?

Needs to be checked: We can not tell you why your left side of stomach is more swollen.If you have no pain and no lump is palpable it may be nothing serious.But since it is a concern for you,i suggest you have it checked if it is abnormal swelling and if it is what is the cause ...Read more

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It is a bout a week that I have noticed the right side of my stomach is standing out (or swollen). I have no pain or any other symptoms. Female and 33?

It is a bout a week that I have noticed the right side of my stomach is standing out (or swollen). I have no pain or any other symptoms. Female and 33?

? Hernia: based on your description you might have a hernia which is a bulging due to weekend abdominal muscle fibers. This is most common in people who have had surgery, but could also appear randomly. Even though it does not bother you, I would suggest having a health care professional take a look. Good luck. ...Read more

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I recently noticed a swollen area, almost the complete right side of my abdomen. I have no pain or other symptoms . Any ideas?

I recently noticed a swollen area, almost the complete right side of my abdomen.  I have no pain or other symptoms .  Any ideas?

NEED TO BE CHECKED: We can not really tell you what it could be.You have a sweeling of complete right side of abdomen, and it needs to be looked at and checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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Left side of abdomen below/under ribs to the midline is swollen and very painful. Left ribcage noticeably risen when lying. Help.

Left side of abdomen below/under ribs to the midline is swollen and very painful. Left ribcage noticeably risen when lying. Help.

Go to emerg. Room .: Need immediate evaluation of spleen , bowel , infection or even lungs...Need ct scan of chest and abdomen along with blood work...Do it now and go to e. Room. ...Read more

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Left side of abdomen is bigger than right, almost like swollen?

Left side of abdomen is bigger than right, almost like swollen?

Abdomen size irreg: hello ~ this may well be the case but you must go and see a MD so that your perception can be validated, and decision made as to whether this needs investigation or evaluation or not. thanks ...Read more

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Stomach pam on left side hurt when pressed in stomach swollen my has poo consistency of jelly. ?

Stomach pam on left side hurt when pressed in stomach swollen my has poo consistency of jelly. 





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Need more info: What you are describing does not have enough details to determine what is causing your symptoms. More questions for you: how long have you had abdominal pain? Any blood in the bowel movements? Any prior abdominal surgeries? Male or female? Age? Sexually active? Any fever or nausea? Have you had a screening colonoscopy? The answers to these questions would help guide a doctor in evaluation. ...Read more

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What causes pain on left side of abdomen, back pain, cramps and swollen abdomen?

What causes pain on left side of abdomen, back pain, cramps and swollen abdomen?

Constipation: Constipation can present with these symptoms but so can several other medical conditions. Would recommend you see your physician for evaluation. Diverticulitis, a potentially serious common colon infection, and colon cancer should be ruled out. ...Read more

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I have a red swollen itchy rash on my left side of my stomach and it hurts to the touch ?

I have a red swollen itchy  rash on my left side of my stomach and it hurts to the touch ?

Is it shingles ?: Need a picture or a physical exam to begin to guess what it is. If you have a group of blisters located only on one side and it's both itchy and painful, shingles is one possibility . This is a reactivation of the chicken pox virus and it's not very common at your age, 33. It usually occurs when people are older, sick or stressed. Very important to see a doctor within the first 48 hours! Go asap! ...Read more

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I have a very swollen stomach with bad sharp pains on my left side radiating to my back and urinating very often?

Call your doc, or ER: Could be lots of things, including gyn problems kidney infection or stone, etc. Call your doc asap. ...Read more

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I'm having the sweats, right side of my stomach hurts and i've got a swollen gland on my left side of my neck. I just got prescribed the zpak today?

Z-Pak...: Is for a soft tissue infection - and works quite well when properly diagnosed and prescribed. If you don't feel better in a day or two, contact your doctor again. ...Read more

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Im having sharp pain on my left side on my stomach and also my left side is swollen do I have ovarian cyst?

Im having sharp pain on my left side on my stomach and also my left side is swollen do I have ovarian cyst?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Ovarian cysts are just one of many different causes of left sided abdominal pain. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. ...Read more

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I have a swollen upper abdomen and pain on my left side with massive gas, pain and bloating on my left side.?

I have a swollen upper abdomen and pain on my left side with massive gas, pain and bloating on my left side.?

Stomach: Upper abomen pain and swelling means a stomach problem if symptoms unrelieved by otc gas & acid control meds, go for an upper endoscopy. ...Read more

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Today i had left stomach pain and i noticed that is a bit swollen on left side, right near my waist. Should i be worried? I do have acid sometimes.

Family Practice: You may just be constipated. Bulging is from the passage of stool and cramping occurs. Sometimes this area can get inflamed. If it persists , or develope a fever a condition called diverticulitis may have occurred. You would need to see your physician for this diagnosis. ...Read more

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Should i go to er? I have had back pain, chest pain, and slight shortness of breath for well over a week now. In the past couple of days, my upper left abdomen has swollen, is extremely painful, and very tender to the touch. My left side and my back also

Hello. : Hello. I can't diagnose your condition. However you describe severe pain in the left upper quadrant of your abdomen with swelling and tenderness to palpation. You also have nausea as well as shortness of breath with pain extending into the chest and back. I think that this constellation of symptoms would warrant an evaluation at an emergency room. Take care. I hope you are feeling better soon. ...Read more

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I have a stomach virus and I threw up a few times in the middle of the night. Now the left side of my throat is swollen and painful. What is this?

I have a stomach virus and I threw up a few times in the middle of the night. Now the left side of my throat is swollen and painful. What is this?

Virus: That's pretty miserable to have both! I suspect that both may be caused by the same virus and the vomiting added insult to injury. This will resolve on it's own. Meanwhile don't let yourself get dehydrated. Clear liquids to start or chicken soup if you tolerate it. ...Read more