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Swollen Right Side Abdominal
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
For over a year now I've had an on and off sharp pain on my right side. And also feels as If both sides of abdomen are lightly swollen. Nothings worked?
See answer: There are many causes for abdominal pain. You need to see your physician for a careful evaluation. If you have seen your physician for this and still having pain, an online consultation at Health Tap may be helpful. Video or voice would be best. Next best would be an INBOX text consult: You would need to be available to answer Drs questions. ...Read more
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
I am 27 years of age with no medical history as such I can feel my upper right side of abdomen a bit swollen no pain while pressing it what is it?
"Swollen pimple": If a little red raised bump on your body you initially thought was a pimple starts to swell, it may be a signs of an infection, especially if there is associated redness & tenderness. These may progress to more advanced infections. After you are examined, your doctor will be able to decide on specific treatments, such as antibiotics or incision & drainage. These are easier to treat if done soon. ...Read more
I've got significant swelling on both sides of my body but the right side is much more swollen. As well as feeling of fullness in abdomen, what could?
Need clarification: You need to have an a evaluation by your physician to say the reason for your swelling. I assume you're discussing ...Read more
Swollen sensation on the right side of my abdomen. When I stretch it is painful there. Should I go to the doctor?
Yes: It is difficult without examination to know what this is. Does sound like it might be a hernia, particularly if you have had surgery there although could also be some other internal mass/or some condition. At the very minimum this would need an abdominal examination and may need tests to sort it out. Recommend seeing your doctor urgently to sort this out. ...Read more
Left side of abdomen below/under ribs to the midline is swollen and very painful. Left ribcage noticeably risen when lying. Help.
Right side of abdomen has been slightly swollen for 5 months with a sharp pain a few inches from my belly button. Hasn't gotten better or worse?
Get eval: Pain, described as sharp, and for over 5 months, should be evaluated soon. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have been having pain in the right side of abdomen during sex and I've noticed my tummy is always bloated/swollen.
I have like a swollen rib & side, & back pain I was wondering if it's okay to apply Vicks vaporrub on my rib? Since it's my abdomen is it bad?
It's mostly menthol: So it won't hurt your stomach.Get a more detailed answer ›
I'm having pain and bloating in my. My lower right abdomen is swollen with sharp yet dual pain and the other side is fine what can cause this?
Doc said L ribs are swollen, labs fine. Some pain on L and R upper abdomen. Would enlarged spleen cause pain both sides? What else could it be?
Spleen: Your spleen is on the left only so it could not cause pain on your right. Your liver sits on your right side. ...Read more
Lower right quadrant of abdomen always swollen unless I cut out grain, why? Also have tiny red spots on each side of abdomen today.
I have been having severe pain on my right side for 3 days its very sore to touch my abdomen feels swollen.
Get eval: With severe pain and bloating/swelling, you need to see the Dr asap for an evaluation. Best wishes. ...Read more
I am having pain on my right side. When I press on my ribs the pain is more severe. I feel bloated and my lower abdomen seems a little swollen?
See MD: See your doctor for evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Husband is having bad pain in upper part of abdomen on the right side under ribs. It is swollen, size of baseball. Cat scan came back fine.?!?!
What causes a burning sensation when touched on right side of lower back and on right side and on right side lower abdomen? Its not red or swollen
I've pain on the right side of my abdomen near bottom of ribs. Sometimes It feels like it's in the back. Also swollen gland in right side of neck.???
Exercised, had pains took panadol (acetaminophen). The pains at the right side of my lower abdomen reduced but stil remained now my pubic area is swollen.
Hernia vs Appy: Certain conditions increase in likelihood depending on age. It is possible for extremely strained muscles to be a little swollen and tense. The right lower quadrant also holds possibility for dysfunction in the form of a hernia and/or appendicitis. If the skin over your pubic area is swollen, you should be examined in-person. ...Read more
I have a swollen upper abdomen and pain on my left side with massive gas, pain and bloating on my left side.?
I am experiencing side pain, tender abdomen and swollen abdomen. My daughter had a accident last night and horse fell with her.?
Be seen...: I'm not sure if this is trying to say that the one who had the accident is having abdominal symptoms. If so, she needs to be evaluated in ER now. Either way, even if the symptoms are not being experienced by the one who had the accident, they warrant medical evaluation. ...Read more
The right side of my abdomen is swollen. I have experienced RUQ pain on occasion, not brought on by food intake especially, radiating from the sternum?
See doctor urgently: There are many possible causes for such swelling that require immediate evaluation. This forum is not the proper means to elaborate or speculate on such causes so please see a doctor right away. ...Read more
I am having a persistent pain on my right side between the ribcage and the pelvic bone. The right side it swollen and hurts to move or even walk. This has been going on for over a week now. I feel like I have gas on the rightside of my abdomen area all th
Right sided: Pain in this region is worrisome for Gallstones. If you have not your gallbladder removed yet, it is best to let your Primary doctor know in order to get an Ultrasound of the gallbladdder. If it abnormal, you may nbeed it removed. ...Read more
Pain in lower abdomen and groin sometimes testis. Changes sides. Swollen veins within scrotum. Both sides. What could it be?
Lower abdominal pain: Is usually related to a bladder or large intestine problem, such as constipation. It is normal to have prominent veins on the surface of the scrotum when in a relaxed state, but if there is a cluster of veins, it could be a varicocele which occurs in about 15% of men and is usually L sided but usually is painless or dull ache instead of abdominal pain. I recommend you get an evaluation. ...Read more
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
Swollen and sore lower abdomen 5 weeks after csection and tubal. Also I am having pain on my right side (more mid way up). Low grade fever off 100.0?
Normal: The low grade temperature is something that needs to be followed. Everything else sounds WNL (within normal limits). Good luck! ...Read more