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What's this lump on my lower left abdomen? Constipated.

What's this lump on my lower left abdomen? Constipated.

Stool or tumor: Most likely if constipated, the 'lump' is retained stool. However in adults colon cancer or other pressure can cause a change in bowel habits. If you have experienced a change in bowel habits or see blood in stool, you should see your doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Hi I have a lump in my Lower left abdomen it's extremely painful when lent on or pressed. Lumps egg sized. Not constipated thanks.

Hi I have a lump in my Lower left abdomen it's extremely painful when lent on or pressed. Lumps egg sized. Not constipated thanks.

Could be a hernia: The first thing that comes to mind with the above description is an incarcerated hernia, although there could be other causes as well. An incarcerated hernia is potentially, but not always a surgical emergency. It would require a hands-on examination by a surgeon to make that determination. Sometimes it requires immediate operation to prevent or treat gangrenous bowel. ...Read more

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I feel pain at my lower left abdomen when I press it and have constipation. What could it be?

I feel pain at my lower left abdomen when I press it and have constipation. What could it be?

Constipation: This is collection of faecal material in lower colon. Take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night. (all 4 as one dose) next morning you will gave good bowel movement and the pressure in lower abdomen will be gone. ...Read more

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I had this sharp pain in my lower left abdomen could it be constipation?

I had this sharp pain in my lower left abdomen could it be constipation?

Yes it could: This is nonspecific, but constipation is certainly on the lst. Could be a muscle spasm of your trunk muscle as well. If it happened once, there is probably no need to seek medical care. If it is persistent and/or severe, see your primary care provider for a more compete evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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On my lower left abdomen, 5 yrs ago there was a log type feeling there, Dr said constipation, took lazido the pain went but the log feeling didn't,???

On my lower left abdomen, 5 yrs ago there was a log type feeling there, Dr said constipation, took lazido the pain went but the log feeling didn't,???

Left and distension: It could be that you did have constipation 5 years ago and the medication helped, but you may also have some other problem causing this distension or lump. Please see your doctor, maybe a gynecologist and/or gastroenterologist. A pelvic exam is needed at the very least. If you are very thin, you might just be feeling your bowel, but further investigation is needed. ...Read more

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I have been feeling pain at my lower left abdomen when I poke it and have been constipated for 2 days now. Is it because of my constipation that I feel pain?

I have been feeling pain at my lower left abdomen when I poke it and have been constipated for 2 days now. Is it because of my constipation that I feel pain?

Yes.: The pain in lower left abdomen is the collection of faeces in lower colon.
Take 4 tablets of dulcolax at night. (all 4 tablets as one dose) next morning you will good bowel movement and the pain will disappear. ...Read more

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Have mild pain in my lower left abdomen which increases at times. Is it normal in IBS with constipation? What should I do to reduce the pain?

May be...: Although the information is not enough to make a sensible suggestion, the location and nature of pain deserve considering possible urinary stone or diverticulitis or musculoskeletal pain. Ibs may exist along with intermittent constipation. So, you should focus on how to normalize your bowel by eating gi-friendly diet such as more fiber, prune, less sugary, fat, and salt... So, see doc timely... ...Read more

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Would I be able to feel a hard lump in my lower left abdomen with colon cancer. I have a heavy dull feeling there?

Would I be able to feel a hard lump in my lower left abdomen with colon cancer. I have a heavy dull feeling there?

Not necessarily: Usually there is no lump associated with colon cancer unless it is advanced. It sounds like your worried however, and should definitely see your primary care provider for an exam and more complete evaluation. Timing depends on severity of symptoms and your level of concern. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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If im having sharp pain in my lower left abdomen along with constipation, darrhea, nausea, headaches. What is this a sign of?

Several possibility: Lower left abdominal pain in a 24 year old can have many causes. If you are sexually active & have missed your period, take a pregnancy test, & if positive see your doctor immediately. Other possible causes are pelvic infection, viral gastroenteritis, lrritable bowel disease (if ongoing), food intolerance, or inflammatory bowel disease. If symptoms persist or worsening see your doctor. ...Read more

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Sometimes I feel a little pain on my lower left abdomen, but its tolerable. I'm just wondering am alwyas constipated and my poops luks like goat poop?

Sometimes I feel a little pain on my lower left abdomen, but its tolerable. I'm just wondering am alwyas constipated and my poops luks like goat poop?

Change your diet and: Fluids. Eat a high fiber diet between 20-25 grams per day, regular meal times and drink 80-100 oz of caffeine free alcohol free fluids daily. If you exercise and should add 20 oz per 30 minutes of strenuous exercise. Some meds contribute to constipation so take the meds with full glass of fluid instead of a sip in addition to the above recommended fluids. ...Read more

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Feeling pain in my lower left abdomen I'm very bloated all day even when I haven't ate and constipated I've been having constipation problems 2 months now and weird pulsing in stomach?

Feeling pain in my lower left abdomen I'm very bloated all day even when I haven't ate and constipated I've been having constipation problems 2 months now and weird pulsing in stomach?

Constipation: To improve your overall colon health increase the amount of water you drink daily AND increase your daily fiber intake. Easiest to do if you use pills or crackers...
The fiber absorbs the water and takes up space in the stool to soften it.
In the mean time, try fruit juices and over the counter remedies to clean out your colon, which is backed up and causes the symptoms. ...Read more

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There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

There seem to be a lump or some kind of overgrowth tissue in my vagina area. Also my lower left abdomen cramps alot, and bowels are slow. Wht is this?

Doctor can evaluate: The symptoms you are describing are very nonspecific. The "lump" you feel could be an enlarged lymph node, an infection, and many more things. You might consider seeing a physician for a full evaluation. ...Read more

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What could cause pain in lower left abdomen and constipation?

Colon problem: Obstruction in the colon due to a mass
narrowing in the colon secondary to diverticulitis
lack of fiber I n your diet
overuse of narcotics ...Read more

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What to do if I have pain in lower left abdomen and constipated?

What to do if I have pain in lower left abdomen and constipated?

Many possibilities: That constellation of symptoms could be caused by many different things, some of which are serious, like cancer. Some of the causes are very benign. It would take a visit to your doctor who would get a complete history and exam to start figuring out what the cause could be. Sometimes it takes longer than you think it should to get a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Tender lump lower left abdomen?

Maybe: An inguinal (groin) hernia. See a doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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I had a slight pressure in lower left abdomen for a couple days and now feel this in back near my rear end. Is this constipation?

I had a slight pressure in lower left abdomen for a couple days and now feel this in back near my rear end. Is this constipation?

Maybe constipation.: The best way for us to know if this sensation is related to constipation would be to see if it goes away after you have a bowel movement. If you have a movement today and the pressure dissipates, then it could just have been the bowel movement waiting to happen. If it does not dissipate, or if it worsens in the absence of a bowel movement in a day or two, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a lump size of a dime in lower left abdomen causing some pain and a lot of tightness when bent over? Felt it mad only hurts at slight touch

I have a lump size of a dime in lower left abdomen causing some pain and a lot of tightness when bent over? Felt it mad only hurts at slight touch

Cyst or benign growt: This could be a sebaceous cyst, a fibroma, or a benign tumor like a lipoma; or if red and tender, an infected deep "pimple" or cyst (called a furuncle). It does not sound dangerous in any case, but have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Lump in lower left abdomen?

Lump in lower left abdomen?

Numerous possibility: Hernia vs lipoma vs cyst vs intra abdominal mass. Please check with ur doctor if it get bigger, causing pain... ...Read more

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Pea size lump lower left abdomen, tender?

Abdominal lump: Small abdominal lump with tenderness folliculitis, abcess are possibilities abdominal wall lipomas are not ususally tender. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the cause of pain in lower left abdomen and lower left back? Also have sudden nausea everyday. No constipation. 34 Female

Abdominal pain: Your pain can be due to many possible etiologies. Can be related to your left ovary, can be a renal stone, can be diverticulitis. All of the above are very common. I recommend to get examined by a family Dr. As a start. ...Read more

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Constipation and occasional pressure in lower left abdomen for 9 days. Comes & goes. Switched BC last week. Related? No pain. Should I see gyno? PCP?

Constipation: Left lower abdominal pain is commonly caused by constipation. Since you are currently constipated then start there. Use over the counter Miralax (polyethylene glycol) to help you have bowel movements. If this does not relieve the pain then consider seeing a doctor to begin the work up of pelvic pain. ...Read more

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My 56 y/o fiancé started having mild constant pain lower left abdomen around navel 2 days ago. Sensitive to touch. Feels he is constipated. Any idea?

Exam advised: Left sided abdominal discomfort with associated tenderness is suspicious of diverticulitis of the descending colon. Constipation may accompany this also. I recommend that a physician examinine your fiance in the hospital emergency room now where testing can be carried out expeditiously. ...Read more