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Feeling lots of pain in left hand side of lower back and lower belly and tightness?

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Dr. Erik Borncamp
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In brief: Colon? kidney?

Diverticulitis commonly causes left lower abdominal pain, sometimes exacerbated/relieved by a bowel movement.
Inflammatory colitises can cause symptoms. Constipation. Kidney issuesyou should see a doctor if it has lasted longer than a few days or if it is severe and limiting your daily activities.. There are other causes as well and you may require a ct scan or colonoscopy to help sort them out.

In brief: Colon? kidney?

Diverticulitis commonly causes left lower abdominal pain, sometimes exacerbated/relieved by a bowel movement.
Inflammatory colitises can cause symptoms. Constipation. Kidney issuesyou should see a doctor if it has lasted longer than a few days or if it is severe and limiting your daily activities.. There are other causes as well and you may require a ct scan or colonoscopy to help sort them out.
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