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I'm having intense pain in my back on the right and lower side. I've been feeling nauseous and throwing up for the last 5 hours. What could this be?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
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In brief: Some possibilities

If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever), gall stones, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc.
.. Most people with "intense pain", meaning much more than mild pain, need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery.

In brief: Some possibilities

If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever), gall stones, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc.
.. Most people with "intense pain", meaning much more than mild pain, need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. Gabor Racz
Anesthesiology

In brief: KIDNEY STONES CAN BE

How intense is the pain - kidney stones or any colic pain can do it Need to have evaluation and treatment.
They can be treated but also may recur Occluded ureters could damage your kidney.

In brief: KIDNEY STONES CAN BE

How intense is the pain - kidney stones or any colic pain can do it Need to have evaluation and treatment.
They can be treated but also may recur Occluded ureters could damage your kidney.
Dr. Gabor Racz
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