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Left lower stomach pain?

Left lower stomach pain?

Diverticulitis?: Typically pain in the left lower quadrant of the abdomen is suspicious for either ovarian problems or diverticulitis. Both of these really need to be seen and checked....See your doctor to get a better diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Lower left side abdomen hurts, protruding slightly?

Lower left side abdomen hurts, protruding slightly?

Hernia vs colitis: Make sure you get check for a possible groin herna. Occasionally diverticulitis or simple colitis can produce some degree of abdominal tenderness and protrusion. ...Read more

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Pain above belly button right side lower back nausea stomach feel swollen?

Pain above belly button right side lower back nausea stomach feel swollen?

Doctor can evaluate: In that area are the liver, gall bladder, part of the stomach, small intestine, etc... If symptoms are bothersome, recurrent, or unusual, a primary care doctor can evaluate and do an exam to help get a diagnosis. Sometimes it is a common stomach flu starting up, but it can also be other medical disorders... So, a doctor's exam may be important to do. ...Read more

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Lower left side swollen gas no pain down by my lower intestine ?

Lower left side swollen gas no pain down by my lower intestine ?

Observe : If you feel like it's gas and did not have any pain i would observe things. If you develop pain or any additional symptoms examination is warranted. ...Read more

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Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Maybe: An inguinal (groin) hernia. See a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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My lower left side of my stomach hurts. Help?

My lower left side of my stomach hurts. Help?

May be GYN related: Most frequently left lower quadrant abdominal pain in a young female is caused by gyn related issues (e.g. Ruptured ovarian cyst). Less commonly, at this age, a condition called diverticulitis (inflammation of colon diverticula) may cause similar pain. Rarely appendicitis may present with pain on the left side instead of the right. Other causes are related to urinary tract. ...Read more

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My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

My lower left side abdominal hurts and left side of my back?

Bladder or ovary: The possibilities for the origin of this pain are various. Amongst the most likely are urinary tract infection, an ovarian cyst or an ectopic pregnancy if sexually active without protection however a combination of the above is possible. ...Read more

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Lower left side of stomach hurts stabbing pain ?

Lower left side of stomach hurts stabbing pain ?

Need more info?: When did it begin? With or without food? Does it hurt more after eating or during? Do you have heartburn? Do you drink enough water, or do you drink coffee? What are the triggers: caffeine, chocolate, spicy foods? We need more info to help you sort this out better. Please complete meds, past med/soc/sex/surg histories too. More info we have, the better the info we give back to you to help u.Thanks ...Read more

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What can cause mild intermittent pain on lower left abdomen, upper left abdomen right below ribs, left lower back and itching feeling all over?

What can cause mild intermittent pain on lower left abdomen, upper left abdomen right below ribs, left lower back and itching feeling all over?

Nonspecific: That constellation of symptoms does not specific anything in particular, so it is best to see a primary care provider for a more complete evaluation, especially if the symptoms are severe or getting worse. Hope his helps! ...Read more

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Extremely sore burning left groin left testicle left armpit left shoulder stomach and painful burning lumps on left side of my neck please help?

Have it checked out: It sounds like you have a series of "lumps" or lymph nodes that are painful particularly on your left side. You should have it checked out to make sure there isn't an infection going on. Don't forget that the lymph nodes act as a drainage and filtration system to try to stop infection. They will swell and be painful. You also want to be sure the lymph nodes are not swollen because of cancer. ...Read more

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Lump in lower left abdomen?

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Lump in lower left abdomen?

Numerous possibility: Hernia vs lipoma vs cyst vs intra abdominal mass . Please check with ur doctor if it get bigger, causing pain... ...Read more

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Feeling pain in my lower abdomen and left leg thigh?

Feeling pain in my lower abdomen and left leg thigh?

Many things.: It can be a bladder infection, a hernia, inflammation or infection of the intestine, or less commonly, appendicitis. Pain from abdomen can be referred to the thigh, so it feels like the thigh is hurting, but the source of the pain is really higher up. ...Read more

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Lower right back and right side pain and stomach bloated?

Difficult to say: These symptoms could be related to constipation, bowel blockage, appendicitis, kidney stones, or colon cancer. If these symptoms persist or worsen you should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Swollen lower abdomen right under my belly button male?

Swollen lower abdomen right under my belly button male?

Hernia: This could be an abdominal wall hernia or a hiatal hernia. Either way you need to see your physician. ...Read more

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Why does my lower left side of my stomach and lower back hurts?

Why does my lower left side of my stomach and lower back hurts?

See your doctor.: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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Pain in lower right stomach and right lower back also right upper hip ?

Pain in lower right  stomach and right lower back also right upper hip ?

R/O KIDNEY STONE: Flank pain with those symptoms is concerning for kidney stone /bladder stone or kidney infection. You need a full exam labs urine C&;S. 24 urine for stone analysis kidney ultrasound or CT.. And usually empiric antibiotic therapy pending the results. Make sure to strain your urine and try to capture any debris , it may be a kidney stone. Push fluids water/cranberry juice. ...Read more

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My lower abdomen left side is aching, why?

My lower abdomen left side is aching, why?

LLQ pain: Not sure why - one classic cause of left lower quadrant abdominal pain is diverticulitis, an infection of part of the colon. This can often be treated with antibiotics. For females, we would need to consider gyn issues like ovarian cysts. Talk with your pcp about these symptoms and you can go from there. ...Read more

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Having pain left lower abdomen and tender to touch.

Diverticulitis: Constant pain not associated with other symptoms (diarrhea or blood in the stool) is likely diverticulitis at your age. Other considerations are colitis (infectious, inflammatory), cancer, and disease of the female organs. You should probably see your doc to give them the full story and get treated appropriately. ...Read more

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Dull pian sometimes inside left side rib cage above stomache?

Dull pian sometimes inside left side rib cage above stomache?

Could be GI related: Spleen, colon, ; stomach r located here, so c ur pcp and b checked 4 a cause. In meantime, try an antacid ; c if u get relief. If so most likely GI related, but still needs evaluation. Also pancreas. ...Read more

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Lower abdominal pain, left and right side like cramps, lower back is also painful. Sore shoulder. Tired constantly, female 25?

Lower abdominal pain, left and right side like cramps, lower back is also painful. Sore shoulder. Tired constantly, female 25?

See below: These are symptoms that could be potentially serious. Yous should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thoroughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on. ...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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Dull lower left abdomen (pelvic area) pain , sometimes sharp as if burst/swollen, blood in stool, sex VERY painful and can't have full insertion?

Dull lower left abdomen (pelvic area) pain , sometimes sharp as if burst/swollen, blood in stool, sex VERY painful and can't have full insertion?

Needs evaluation: Could be endometriosis, but its a complex issue, and needs a proper evaluation. I would start with a gyn doctor, or primary care. Don't wait too long. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Dull sometimes throbbing pain in lower left abdomen that radiates down into inner left thigh. Also have had a swollen lymph node in left groin weeks.

Need for evaluation: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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82y.O. F presents upper abdominal discomfort and tightness. Also bloating. Now has a swollen lower left lip. Any ideas?

82y.O. F presents upper abdominal discomfort and tightness. Also bloating. Now has a swollen lower left lip. Any ideas?

How long: Is everything happening together? She may be reacting to something she ate or a medication she took. I would seek medical help sooner than later in view of the age bracket. Swollen lip is suggestive of an allergic reaction. ...Read more

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I am masturbating sine 8 years now i have a lump in left testicle and swollen veins in left testicle moreover i also feel pain in the veins of left testicle and left abdomen and in lower chest.low sex drive also.what is wrong with me?

I am masturbating sine 8 years now i have a lump in left testicle and swollen veins in left testicle moreover i also feel pain in the veins of left testicle  and left abdomen and in lower chest.low sex drive also.what is wrong with me?

The symptoms you: report are not related to masturbation. You may have a varicocele or hydrocele, a swollen vein or collection of fluid. Your doctor can easily diagnose this and treat you. Not to worry. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Getting aching pains in groin area & veins r swollen inside scrotum. Can feel when testis r touched. General pain in left lower back, upper abdomen.

Getting aching pains in groin area & veins r swollen inside scrotum. Can feel when testis r touched. General pain in left lower back, upper abdomen.

See a doctor now: Pain in the groin with associated swelling could be due to twisting or "torsion" of the testicle. This is a serious problems and prompt medical care is needed to avoid loss of a testicle or other problem. Other conditions can cause these symptoms but you need to see a doctor to see what is causing the problem. ...Read more

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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?

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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My upper stomach is hard and swollen but my lower stomach is soft and jiggly?

My upper stomach is hard and swollen but my lower stomach is soft and jiggly?

None: Does not seem to be a medical problem as no condition causes this situation. Most probably anxiety ...Read more

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My lower right stomach is swollen and I have bad pain when I'm still or when I move. I'm 18 what could this be?

My lower right stomach is swollen and I have bad pain when I'm still or when I move. I'm 18 what could this be?

Appendicitis?: I worry about appendicitis which usually requires surgery, sometimes emergently, but there are also ovarian cysts, edometriosis, constipation,... Best to see your primary care doctor for an exam. If develop vomiting or fever, may need more emergent treatment. ...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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Why is my left testicle swollen and my stomach hurt?

Why is my left testicle swollen and my stomach hurt?

SEVERAL CONDITIONS: Can cause these symptoms. You need to see a doctor asap please. ...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