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Throbbing Pelvic Pain
Wife has lower left stabbing and throbbing pelvic pain. History of oophterectomy sp? 3-4 days, severe. Er visit or what specialty dr. Ikidney, ob, pcp...?
Gynecology: Post op complications should be communicated to the surgeon who performed the operation first. ...Read more
Pain around belly button, right lower abdomen and lower back both sides. Throbbing tearing life pelvic pain. Nausea?
Go to ER: This sounds like a medical emergency. Rush to the ER to get checked out. ...Read more
Pelvic pain, radiating to d back since 23 Jan '16, throbbing pain at the lower right abdo too, keeps me up @ nyt sometimes, now reliant on painkillers?
I'm on depo but I have this pelvic pain. It's like a throbbing feeling in the ovary area. It doesn't hurt. Could be trapped gas?
Sharp throbbing pain right pelvic area and some nausea and I do not have an appendix what could be the cause would scar tissue cause this?
C a gynecologist: Whether female or male, the question is too general to even guess. I'll take the rest of 400 characters to mention 2 key principles of medicine. For the knowledgable experienced doc, the DX or next specific step is in the doc's questions & and patient's answers. Second, pain is subjective for that one pt, it is otherwise unmeasurable, except within the docs mind that is listening and seeing pt. ...Read more
Multiple factors: The most common cause is endometriosis which presents as severe pain with menses and intercourse. You can also have painful bladder syndrome, urinary urgency/frequency/pain with full bladder/ negative urine cultures. Pelvic floor muscle spasm will cause sharp shooting pain and a sensation like something is falling out or maybe a fullness sensation in the vagina specially when sitting. Among others ...Read more
Many causes: Pain during sex or dyspareunia has many causes. There are medical and psyschologic causes. The medical causes can include endometriosis, infections, ovarian cysts, or dryness. There are many other medical causes and it would be difficult to discuss all here. This is something that should be properly evaluated by a gyneacologist. ...Read more
Either of these: Medical providers can begin your careful and competent evaluation for pelvic pain. The initial evaluation is straight-forward and includes a careful history and physical evaluation, possibly some lab tests and imaging such as ultrasound. It partially depends on the level of confidence you have in your PCP...if you have a good relationship with her/him, I would start there. Good wishes:) ...Read more
See your OB/GYN: Many possible causes. Pain is not normal. Only a thorough history and physical exam by your ob/gyn can solve this one. ...Read more
Find out what is: Causing your pain first. Please seek help from a good gyn physician. Good luck! ...Read more
Go see ur FamilyDoc: If you're 2wks before/after menses, you could be ovulating (Mittelschmerz) but this is usually one-sided. Appendix is on right lower side. Diverticulitis is usually on left lower. If burning upon urination, we'd worry about bladder infection. Constipation can be painful. So can sexually transmitted diseases/infections if you engage in even one act of unprotected sex. Miscarriage is possibility ...Read more