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What does constant pain in right abdomen mean?

What does constant pain in right abdomen mean?

No way to tell: If the pain is severe you need to be examined. There is no way to determine the cause based on the information you've provided. ...Read more

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What does sharp pains in the right leg indicate?

Have it evaluated: Cause of pain may include sprain, bursitis, fracture, contusion, neuritis, blood clot, but of course there are a multitude of other possibilities. See a professional to determine the cause of the problem, as treatment varies depending on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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What does shotting pains in the hip mean?

Hip pain: Shooting pain typically refers to a sharp referred pain that is nerve-related, usually from a pinched nerve from the back, buttocks, or thigh. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have pain in the lower right abdomen?

What does it mean to have pain in the lower right abdomen?

Maybe a lot of thing: Depends on age, sex, acute or chronic, associated with fever, diarrhea, urinary complaints, menstrual changes or not. Can be hernia, appendicitis, diverticulitis, ectopic pregnancy, ovarian cyst, cancer, uterine mass/fibroid, ureteral stone, inflammatory bowel disease, colon cancer, bowel mass, tb, abscess, muscular cause, hip joint disease, swollen lymph nodes due to infection, tumor, etc. C md. ...Read more

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Pain in the left lower arm what does this mean?

Pain  in the left lower arm what does this mean?

Left arm pain: This needs to be checked out and you need to see your doctor, depending on the pattern of your pain, when it is triggered, what other symptoms you have it. You have high blood pressure, this is once risk for heart disease. You do not mention if you have high cholesterol, if you smoke and if your family has heart disease. Don't neglect this. Better be safe. ...Read more

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What does sharp pain in the back of your leg mean?

What does sharp pain in the back of your leg mean?

Possible blood clot: It could be a pulled muscle, but if it is in the back of your calf, you should get an ultrasound done to rule out a blood clot, especially if you are on birth control (if female) or smoke or sit stationary or lie down a lot. ...Read more

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What does pain in the upper right thigh mean?

See orthopedist: Compression of the nerves in the thigh or lower back and other causes such as hernias, back problems or hip problems can lead to pain. You should rule out hip problems such as a 1) stress fracture, 2) avascular necrosis, 3) transient osteoporosis, 4) arthritis, 5) labral tears 6) infection. Muscle injury/tendinitis around the hip joint may also cause your pain. ...Read more

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What does shooting pain in your hip mean?

MANY CAUSES: Compression of the nerves in the thigh or lower back and other causes such as hernias, back problems or hip problems can lead to your pain. You should rule out hip problems such as a 1) stress fracture, 2) avascular necrosis, 3) transient osteoporosis, 4) arthritis, 5) labral tears 6) infection. Muscle injury/tendinitis around the hip joint may also cause your pain. ...Read more

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What does pain in my lower left abdomen mean?

Muscular/visceral: Visceral pain due to constipation/referred pain from organs in that area/kidney stone pain/diverticular. ...Read more

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What does pain in the ribs mean when running?

What does pain in the ribs mean when running?

Muscle strain.: Our ribs are separated by intercostal muscles. The rib cage needs to expand greatly during prolonged exercise, such as running. Also, the diaphragm needs to expand as well, to accommodate for lung expansion during running. These factors combine in causing strain to the intercostal muscles. As you become better conditioned, the rib pain should dissipate, or vanish altogether. ...Read more

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What does pain in the chest mean?

What does pain in the chest mean?

Chest hurts!: Chest pain is a symptom. Like all symptoms it can be due to many possible illnesses/problems. Chest pain can be due to a problem with the heart, lungs, ribs, back, skin, or stomach. Figuring out what could be the cause requires more information. How long have you had it? What other symptoms do you have? Does the pain come and go or is it constant, et? If you want to give more details, ask again. ...Read more

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What does a pain in the lower right waist means?

Need more info: Lower right waist to the front is your appendix (mcburney's point) but other thing at that level and other places back or front are present including muscles and the hip, the adnexa or ovaries. Have it evaluated is the best sense i can tell you and if more symptoms such as fever, vomiting, go to er. ...Read more

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What does pain in right calf mean?

What does pain in right calf mean?

Could be serious: Might just be from trauma, overuse or a cramp. The concern would be that it could be from a blood clot. Get it checked out to rule out anything serious. ...Read more

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What does pain in the back of your right thigh means?

What does pain in the back of your right thigh means?

Many possible causes: Much more info is needed to know what might cause this. Hamstring strain can do it. So can a pinched nerve in the lower spine. So can piriformis strain in the lower part of the buttock. A tumor in the femur is unlikely, but could cause thigh pain. Even early shingles could do it. The only way to know is to get a medical exam. ...Read more

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What does pain in lower right side of abdomen generally mean?

What does pain in lower right side of abdomen generally mean?

Non-specific: Lower right abdominal pain, if associated with feeling poorly, fever, loss of appetite and deteriorating course can mean acute appendicitis. However, by itself, right lower abdominal pain is non-specific and could be related to gas, muscle soreness or constipation. ...Read more

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What does it mean when u have a pain in the lower right stomach and pain in the lower back?

What does it mean when u have a pain in the lower right stomach and pain in the lower back?

Urinary: Typically this can indicate a kidney stone but it depends on many factors if symptoms worsen get seen by a doctor for a urine test and possible ultrasound. ...Read more

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What does reocurring pain in the right temple mean?

What does reocurring pain in the right temple mean?

Probably ok: It is likely due to headaches or migraines. Even though you are young, there is a temple pain problem that is associated with permanent vision problems so you should get checked out just to be safe. ...Read more

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What does pain in the testicles mean?

Torsion,epididymitis: Sudden onset of severe testicular pain is torsion (twisted spermatic cord) until proven and an emergency. Slower onset of pain, often severe with scrotal inflammation could be epididymitis, which also needs to be checked out and treated with antibiotics. Other non emergency causes are varicocele, hernia, tumor or non-specific venous congestion. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I have a sharp pain in my pelvic bone ?

What does it mean if I have a sharp pain in my pelvic bone ?

Where exactly?: If it's in the front, could be pubic bone shear or misalignment due to pelvic imbalance if it's in the back could be sacroiliac joint pain. Or it could be something coming from inside the stomach. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your vagina has sharp pain ?

What does it mean when your vagina has sharp pain ?

Many things: From a vaginal infection, to other gyn issues all of which require that you see a gyn md if it continues for examination. ...Read more

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What does it mean if you had a sharp pain from your left side goes to your penis?

What does it mean if you had a sharp pain from your left side goes to your penis?

? kidney stone: Sharp pain from the left side radiating to penis could mean you are about to pass a kidney stone from your ureter into your bladder. Other possibilities is prostate inflammation (bacterial or nonbacterial) which can cause pain at the tip of the penis, but usually will not have any left sided pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you sharp pain in your vagina and your side starts to hurt too.

Kidney Stone: Most common cause for flank pain (below your shoulder blade) with pain into groin area would be a kidney stone. There may be some blood in your urine that you can see or only detected on microscopic evaluation. Double up on fluids for a few days, if the pain persists get to your primary care physician or obg for evaluation. Sometimes a special x-ray called an ivp or a ct is necessary to confirm. ...Read more

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I have a really sharp pain like in the inside of the vagina. I have intercourse yesterday. I barely had this feeling today. What could this mean?

Vaginal pain: Intercourse is one of the most common causes of vaginal pain. Something may have become irritated/inflamed in your vaginal area from intercourse. If the pain persists, then see a gyn dr. For an examination to assure you get diagnosed properly, so any necessary treatment would occur, best wishes. ...Read more

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Strong rectal odor and now i just experienced a sharp pain that i felt in my lower abdomen all the way to my rectum, what could that mean ?

Strong rectal odor and now i just experienced a sharp pain that i felt in my lower abdomen all the way to my rectum, what could that mean ?

A few possibilities: Infection is what you should think of u are sexually active. Rectal odor and pain may relate to std e.g. Herpes and/or gonorrhea. Usually, there should be vaginal symptoms if this is the case. Other possibilities include inflammatory bowel disease, rectal fissure, or hemorrhoids. Need to see your doc for appropriate management. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with a kidney stone. I am feeling a aching-sharp pain in tip of penis. Does this mean I am about to pee it out or what?

Passing stone: Sometimes residual stone as a " sand" is passed time to time. It can cause various severity of pain in urethra. Watch for blood in urine, discharge from urethra... if ongoing , please see your MD. ...Read more

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My fiancé suddenly got a sharp pain on the right side of his pelvis. What could we have done to make it go away? And what could have caused it?

My fiancé suddenly got a sharp pain on the right side of his pelvis. What could we have done to make it go away? And what could have caused it?

Many possibilities: The right lower side of pelvis is where the appendix lies and this can get infected or twisted. Also this is a common area for kidney stone, gas distention or pain associated w hernia or urine infection. The only way to now for sure is with eval. It would be helpful to know other symptoms such as nausea / vomiting / diarrhea/constipation/painful urination/ blood in urine...Etc. Go see doctor. ...Read more

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Sharp pain lower right ab/pelvis woke me up this morning -- i woke up gasping. Lasted a couple seconds, hurt a little when sat up, then gone. Serious?

Sharp pain lower right ab/pelvis woke me up this morning -- i woke up gasping. Lasted a couple seconds, hurt a little when sat up, then gone. Serious?

Specifics please: In what position do you feel better/ worse? Is the pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gassiness? Has it recurred? Where in your abdomen (right, mid, left) do you experience discomfort? Duration pain lasts? Is pain deep or superficial? Have you seen blood with stool or change in bowels? Any chance of pregnancy (sexually active)? Any bladder/uti symptoms? Ur doc will need this info 2 help. ...Read more

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38 weeks 3cm dilates and 50 effaced why do I feel sharp pain in my pelvis?

38 weeks 3cm dilates and 50 effaced why do I feel sharp pain in my pelvis?

Could be baby: For a woman who is 38 weeks and having sharp pains in the pelvis - if the pain feels like it is up the vagina it is likely the baby's head bouncing on your cervix that is causing the sharp pains. It can also be the weight of the baby on the pelvic floor as the baby drops. If the pains last 30-60 seconds and come and go it could be contractions. ...Read more

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Hello when I sit stand or walk a certain way I have a very sharp pain right pelvis area what could that be?

Pelvic pain: There are many causes for pelvic pain on one side. It is often the ligaments, or could be related to a muscle strain or tightness in the pelvic floor, low back or psoas muscle. There are some hip conditions in young people that may cause this sort of pain as well. ...Read more

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Sharp pain on my left side of pelvis. Do I have a hernia?

Sharp pain on my left side of pelvis. Do I have a hernia?

Could be: This needs a physical exam with a doctor. Many things can cause pain. Ovary, urinary bladder, muscles, hermia, etc. A groin hernia can bulge out. Cannot tell without a medical history & physical exam. ...Read more

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Hi,experiencing a sharp pain on the left side of my pelvis/abdomen last 2 days?

Hi,experiencing a sharp pain on the left side of my pelvis/abdomen last 2 days?

Left Flank Pain: Any difficulty in urinating , pv discharge ,diarrhea, constipation , pr bleeding , pain at last period. When was your last normal period.
Suggest see GP to run some tests , determine diagnosis and treat appropriately.
Possibilities include
- PID
- pyelonephritis
- renal calculus
- inflammatory bowel disease
- faecal loading
- ectopic
- muscular pain ...Read more

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Right lower quadrant pain under pelvis area. What can it be? Its a real sharp pain

Right lower quadrant pain under pelvis area. What can it be? Its a real sharp pain

Needs to be checked: Sharp pain in right lower quadrant can be due to ovarian pathology line an ovarian cyst, pelvic infection, or infection of the appendix you need a detaled history and physical exam, and if indicated blood and urine test, and may need ultrasound or cat scal to find the cause. ...Read more

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I have a somewhat sharp pain in the lower right of my abdomen just inside my pelvis?

Lots: Could be appendicitis, ovarian torsion (if you're a woman!), crohn's disease, diverticulitis, kidney stones, gas pains or more. Need to see a doc for a proper exam to narrow down the causes. ...Read more

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What could be causing the left side of my hip/pelvis to have a really sharp pain only when i cough?

What could be causing the left side of my hip/pelvis to have a really sharp pain only when i cough?

Cough: Forceful coughing can result in muscle strain which can also cause referred pain. Best treatment is to cure the cough. If pelvic pain is still present after cough resolves then you should have it checked! ...Read more

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I'm having waves of pain in the sides of my abdomen just infront and above each side of my pelvis, it's a very dull with bursts of sharp pain. Thanks.

Cramps: You are describing Crampy abdominal pain. Could be related to Ovulation, menstruation most commonly. If you have GI symptoms like Diarrhea then avoid solid food. Eat BRAT diet and lots of Liquid. With Diabetes you also want to make sure you do not have UTI . ...Read more

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Having regular contractions (sharp pain in pelvis area)Due in 2 days, first baby, 3cm & about 70% effaced, not making anymore progress,what can i do!?

Having regular contractions (sharp pain in pelvis area)Due in 2 days, first baby, 3cm & about 70% effaced, not making anymore progress,what can i do!?

Early labor: You are likely in the early phase of labor. I will advise to you go to labor and delivery for evaluation. Being that this is your first experience, you don't want to arrive too late in L & D. ...Read more