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What can cause severe pain in my lower pelvic area on the right side?

What can cause severe pain in my lower pelvic area on the right side?

Depends on gender: For women there are more diagnoses to consider including ovarian cyst and ectopic pregnancy. For both genders appendicitis is a consideration depending on circumstances, as is a kidney stone that has gotten stuck in the lower ureter. A hernia can also cause pain but is usually visable. This symptom should be evaluated by a medical provider as some of the causes are serious. ...Read more

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I've been having a lot of pelvic pain. Varies from dull cramping to severe pain. What could it be? And what can I take for pain because my gyno won't help?

I've been having a lot of pelvic pain. Varies from dull cramping to severe pain. What could it be? And what can I take for pain because my gyno won't help?

Need to know why: It wouldn't be a good idea for your doctor to prescribe pain meds without seeing you or doing tests to find out what the cause of your problem is. If the pain is severe, go to the emergency room. If not, make an appt to see your doctor asap. Depending on your age, pelvic pain could be caused by endometriosis or something more serious. Try an NSAID for relief until you see your doctor. ...Read more

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28 yr female, would ic cause severe pelvic pain w tenderness anf swelling, lower right side? Also previous CIN iii, dr says its my bladder hurting ...

28 yr female, would ic cause severe pelvic pain w tenderness anf swelling, lower right side? Also previous CIN iii, dr says its my bladder hurting ...

Need evaluation: Even if your bladder hurts, this is just a symptom and not a diagnosis. You need a complete evaluation for pelvic pain with includes a laparoscopic examination to rule endometriosis. ...Read more

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Can gas and constipation cause lower pelvic pain? It feels like shooting pains on both sides of my pelvis

Can gas and constipation cause lower pelvic pain? It feels like shooting pains on both sides of my pelvis

Yes: Pain and discomfort related to gas and/or constipation can certainly cause lower abdominal pain and shooting-type pain. Some women can also have these types of symptoms related to ovulation. This is know as Mittelschmerz and is one-sided. ...Read more

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Pelvic pain left side with my uterus and ovaries as dr thinks it could be a cyst, but if it is not, what else could cause this pain on the lower left side?

Pelvic pain left side with my uterus and ovaries as dr thinks it could be a cyst, but if it is not, what else could cause this pain on the lower left side?

Endometriosis: Endometriosis affects mostly the ovary, on the uterus or the fallopian tubes. Although it can only be diagnosed surgically, if it is inside the ovary, you may be able to see it with a pelvic ultrasound. Patients report painful menstrual cycles and it can cause problems with getting pregnant by affecting the eggs. ...Read more

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Lower Left side,back,pelvic pain,burning,urgency but my urinalysis came back clear. What else could cause/mimic these symptoms?

Lower Left side,back,pelvic pain,burning,urgency but my urinalysis came back clear. What else could cause/mimic these symptoms?

In-person evaluation: The issues you described warrants an in-person evaluation by additional history, physical examination and likely some tests. Possibilities include pelvic inflammatory disease and/or endometriosis. It would be prudent to start with your gynecologist. ...Read more