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What does a pain on the right side of the stomach mean?

What does a pain on the right side of the stomach mean?

Lots of things: If you mean right side of abdominal cavity then gallbladder diseae, ulcer, pancreatitis, kidney stones are all possible. Whether it occurs after eating, what types of food affect it, other symptoms, all are important in determining the cause. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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Pain on the right side of abdomen when i breathe in deeply, what does this mean?

Pain on the right side of abdomen when i breathe in deeply, what does this mean?

Inspiratory pain: Possible pleural inflammation. Possible gall bladder inflammation. Possible rib or rib muscle inflammation. Possible liver inflammation. ...Read more

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What does tenderness in the right side of the stomach next to the belly button, low grade fever and vomiting mean?

What does tenderness in the right side of the stomach next to the belly button, low grade fever and vomiting mean?

Abdominal pain: I do not know how long this has been going on, but usually this indicates a gastritis or stomach infection. I would stick with clear fluids for a day. This can be signs of an appendicitis in a early stage so keep an eye on it. If it persists or if the pain migrates to your lower abdomen and is associated with pain on movement get checked. ...Read more

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What does a lump onright side of abdomen mean?

What does a lump onright side of abdomen mean?

It can be anything: It depends on the location.the feel of the lump on palpation,duration as to how long it has been there,if itt is paiful.moves under the fingers,soft-firm-hard,painful or painless,any associated symptoms like nausea,vomotong ,constipation or dihhrea.I will suggest you make an appointment with your doctor and get it chrcked as it is of concern to you. ...Read more

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Imv having pain on the side of my stomach. What does that mean?

Imv having pain on the side of my stomach. What does that mean?

Seek urgent care: Seek urgent care as it can be a serious disease process such as an appendicitis that carries high mortality rate. ...Read more

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My son has a Pain in the left side of stomach what could this means ?

My son has a 
Pain in the left side of stomach what could this means
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Gas pain: could be the cause of pain in this area. If the pain persists or does not move over time, consider other causes such as renal stones, injury, atypical appendicitis (rarely left sided pain) , pancreatitis, and many other rarer conditions. For now apply warm pack and allow him to try to have a bowel movement to see if it alleviates the pain . ...Read more

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What does it mean when you're having pains on th side of your stomach?

What does it mean when you're having pains on th side of your stomach?

Go see your doctor: If the pains do not go away within a matter of few days, you need to have your belly checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have pain in your upper left side of your stomach?

Possible gas trap: called the splenic flexure syndrome, gas pockets to the left upper corner of the transverse colon causeing pain. ...Read more

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What exactly does it mean when you have sharp pains in the left side of your stomach?

What exactly does it mean when you have sharp pains in the left side of your stomach?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a sharp pain on the left side of your abdomen. When you know it is not your menstrual because it was on a week ago.

What does it mean when you have a sharp pain on the left side of your abdomen. When you know it is not your menstrual because it was on a week ago.

GI issue: It means you have some sort of GI issue most likely, or an abdominal muscle strain, that would be best evaluated and diagnosed by a dr. Good luck. ...Read more

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I am having pain in my stomach at the bottom it's a knot. I have a knot on the left side of my stomach under my brest. What does it mean Or what I ne?

Any knot needs exam: There may be a variety of reasons for pain or tenderness with a knot. A superficial knot may be as minor as a muscle spasm or something more serious such as an abdominal wall hernia. Inflammation of internal organs could also cause pain and swelling. This would be much more serious. It would be much safer to have a physician examine you to determine the exact location and quality of the pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you have stomach pains on both sides?

What does it mean if you have stomach pains on both sides?

Mosly likely means..: ..That you have gas. When you're having focal pain, pain in one area of your abdomen, that indicates a certain part that has something going on; if there is just hurt all over but no single hurting spot, the cause is probably too much stool and gas in the entire colon. ...Read more

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Can doctors tell me what does pain in the right side of the abdomen mean?

Can doctors tell me what does pain in the right side of the abdomen mean?

Many things: It could be related to the food you eat. It may be gallstones. It could be your liver or pancreas. Kidney stones on the right will cause pain. Also it could be due to your appendix. Get checked out by your primary care and they can help steer you in the right direction/. ...Read more

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Can doctors tell me what does pain in the lower left side of your abdomen mean?

Severe abd pain = ER: Causes of left lower abdominal pain can include but are not limited to: ovarian cyst, ectopic pregnancy, diverticulitis, endometriosis, inguinal hernia, ovulation pain, intestinal obstruction, crohn’s disease, abscess, ulcerative colitis, seminal vesicle inflammation, cancer, aortic aneurysm, renal infection or stone or injury. Get chronic pain checked especially if associated with stool changes. ...Read more

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Sometimes when I haven't eaten in a while I get a numbing pain on the left side of my abdomen. What could that mean?

Sometimes when I haven't eaten in a while I get a numbing pain on the left side of my abdomen. What could that mean?

Acidity?: Stomach pain can feel like other sensations in the upper abdomen sometimes. A patient who suspects that certain pains are related to stomach acid / reflux / ulcers can actually try taking a good-sized dose of maalox or mylanta to see what happens. If the pains or sensations go away each time, that suggests the pains are due to acidity. A primary care doctor can check for any serious problems. ...Read more

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My whole right side an stomach hurt? What does that mean.

See a doctor: These symptoms are too vague to even hazard a guess as to possibilities. Give your doctor a full history and submit to an exam and an answer will be forthcoming. ...Read more

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What does sharp pain mean in your left side and in back and stomach.

Could be lots...: Of things, ranging from musculoskeletal, nerve root, GI spasm, kidney or ureter issues, e.g. Stone or infection, other. Call your doc to ask. ...Read more