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What Is The Pain In My Lower Left Side
Difficult to say: Pain in the low back on either side could be due to a variety of things from muscles, joints nerves and problems with your internal organs. It is worth getting evaluated to make sure it is nothing serious. ...Read more
Information needed: I can not find possible cause without more information. This type of pain may be related to intestinal problem, mainly the left colon ureteral-vesical stones, lumbar problems as well as muscles problems. Again, more information is needed to have a better idea. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Common Causes of Left Lower Quadrant abdominal pain include: Cystitis, prostatitis, Pelvic inflammatory disease, constipation, Rectal abscesses, bowel obstruction, urinary tract infections, ovarian cysts in women, and pregnancy. If the pain persists for more than a couple of days, or if it becomes severe, see Your PCP. ...Read more
Left sided pain: This could be associated with internal organs such as your colon or your urinary system. However I would expect you would have other symptoms such as constipation, diarrhea or urinary symptoms. Sometimes a burning sensation on the skin in that area may be associated with herpes zoster or shingles. If it persists I would have a physician do an examination. ...Read more
Back: Most of the time pain in this region is from your back, not the kidney. ...Read more
Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, I would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have a dull pain in my lower left side (near the back). It seems to hurt a little more when I bend to the right. What could it be?
I've been having this pain in my lower left side of my back I went to the e.R a month ago but the pain is still there it hurts when I cough and more...?
When sitting in a chair for over 10 minutes I get a pain in my lower left side of my back, this is the only area I receive pain it's very uncomfortable?
Get Checked: Sorry to hear about your pain. Unfortunately you will have to be looked at by a provider to help figure out what this is. There are a huge number of possibilities, some serious and others not serious. Good Luck! ...Read more
When is a headache something to worry about? I've had one (along with pain in my lower left side) for a couple of weeks. #miserable
About an hour ago I got this painful stabbing pain in my lower left side it hurts everytime I move and im really concerned what should I do?
Pain: While there are few organs on left lower side I recommend you seek medical help at once ...Read more
I have a bad pain in my lower left side, it's painful particularly when I cough. Its gradually been getting worse since this morning. Should I worry?
Depends on symptoms:
lungs-short of breath, hurts to breathe, coughing up blood, discolored phlegm, (pneumonia).
Kidney-pain/frequency of urination, bad smelling or blood in urine, sharp pain down side (infection or kidney stone).
Ovary-focal, sharp pain (cyst).
See a doctor asap especially with fever/chills or vomiting. If only muscles between ribs hurt (costrochonditis), try heat/aleve or advil (ibuprofen). ...Read more
Depends on how often: Perhaps bowel. Recurrent cramping pain, especially if accompanied by hardening of the uterus, might be early labor. Only evaluation by OB provider and monitoring can determine what. In many cases, preterm labor occurs in women with no known risk factors or history of premature birth. So any woman with pain that 'comes and goes' should notify her OB provider or go to labor & delivery for evaluation. ...Read more
OK: Monitor, probably just a muscle/ligament pull. Should resolve spontaneously. ...Read more
Two months delayed, pregranancy test 3x and negative. This week I had sharp pain in my lower left side?
Late: Your best option is to see your provider for evaluation. ...Read more
I have a pain in my lower left side of abdomen. It comes and goes. I am currently 27 weeks. Should I be worried?
I have pain in my lower left side by the ovary is. I had surgery about 1 yr ago to remove polyps. Could it be related?
Localized pain: Hard to tell and additional evaluation will benefit you. Okay to check in with your regular doc for exam, and evaluation. Your doc will likely order blood work and imaging. Possible diagnosis include diverticuli of colon, hernia, ovarian cyst/mass, kidney stone. Good luck. ...Read more
I felt a sharp pain in my lower left side of my back. Now every 2 or 3 step I take there is a sharp pain. It hurts to walk. What is this?
Having small but constant pain in my lower left side, right above my waist line. I woke up this afternoon it hurt all day. Hurts worse when I drink?
Needs evaluation: Several possibilities - colon or kidney stone. Needs to be checked out as soon as possible. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
Period only lasted 3 days not normal, I've been eating alot and not feeling full, I've had some pain in my lower left side, did 2 pregnacy test both neg.
Possible reasons: The main reason for light periods is a change in hormone levels. Causes for what seems to be a light period can include: implantation bleeding in early pregnancy, thyroid problems, eating disorders, excessive exercise, initial periods for a girl, use of an intrauterine device or oral contraceptives. ...Read more
I am a 47 year old, 5 feet tall, 150 pounds, hispanic, female with a constant severe pain in my lower left side of my body. The pain started four days?
Go to the Doctor: There are limits to what internet medicine can offer. A four day history of 'severe' pain means one should be at the doctor's office. Please sign off of the internet and go see the family doctor urgently today. ...Read more
I'm having pain in my lower left side into my back but if I grab my side and squeeze it the pain goes away, it feels like when I was younger and ran to?
I am 57 yrs, started menop. At 49. I'm having pain in my lower left side much like ovulation felt like. I have no right ovary. Any ideas?
I had pain in my lower left side of my pelvic area. Also during this pain I had some discharge come out which seemed to have bits of blood in it?
Sharp pain in my lower left side when I breath in. Below the lower tip of my left rib. Just randomly started out of nowhere. Hurts morewhenibreathdeep?
Pain left side?: Yes, that way u can r/o any thing serious. ...Read more
I have pain in my lower left side of my back, it started with bad lower back pain, now it's centered on left lower side.
Could be a number of: Various causes, including sacroiliac joint pain, piriformis spasms, strains of various lumbar muscles & ligaments, intervertebral disk problems, myfascial pain & others. See your doctor or physiatrist for proper evaluation and treatment based on specific diagnosis. If a specific diagnosis is not made, see a physiatrist or other spine specialist. There are many good ones in your area. Best wishes! ...Read more
I have had this sporatic on then off sharp pain in my lower left side stomach. What could be some causes for this sharp pain?
I've had alot of pain in my lower left side, and my urine smells really sweet and its cloudy is possible this is msud? I am 26 yo male
I am having pain in my lower left side it's constant but sharp pain when I pee, it hurts to set down on that side. What could this be?
PID or UTI: I would be concerned about pelvic inflammatory disease (pid) or a urinary tract infection (uti). Both are infections caused by bacteria and need to be treated. You need to see a doctor now. They can determine the cause of your symptoms and start appropriate treatment. Pid can lead to infertility if untreated and untreated UTI can damage your kidneys. ...Read more
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