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When I cough, my left ovary hurts. I feel a sharp pain every time. Why? How can I treat it?
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Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
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In brief: Unsure why
If this is a new development and only lasts a few days, it may be related to a normal ovarian cyst.
Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) is ok to take in the short term. If the pain is severe or if this has been going on for more than a few weeks, then you should be seen by your gynecologist for an exam.

In brief: Unsure why
If this is a new development and only lasts a few days, it may be related to a normal ovarian cyst.
Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen) is ok to take in the short term. If the pain is severe or if this has been going on for more than a few weeks, then you should be seen by your gynecologist for an exam.
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