Ask Doctor: Pain in thr left abdoment

Anonymous Patient 10 days

Female, 48 yo. - Slip disc L4 n L5, only took arcoxia when it,s really painful, i the last period i had was in august 2019, gave birth in 2016. - csection. Recently detected with type 2 diabetic average 9- on medicine now metfformin 500mg. Did executive screening, kidney is ok. What i always feel is the pain at my left abdoment, esp during the absence of my period. And it gets better after the menstrual. What is all about? My weigh is 74kg and heights 156cm. Tq doctors!

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Dr Ramzdhan Doctor 10 days
General Practitioner

Thank you for your questions. The following answers regarding your current queries are just general descriptions due to the limited information provided by you. Click on this link (DoctorOnCall) for a private consultation with our doctors.

Based on your description and medical history, there are several possible causes of pain in the left abdomen such as:

  • Constipation
  • Pre-Menstrual pain - due to hormonal imbalance or ovulation
  • Diverticulitis - inflammation of the “small pocket” of the large bowel
  • Ovarian problem such as ovarian torsion

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. You may also click on this link (DoctorOnCall) to speak with our doctors online. We assure you that our conversations are kept in confidentiality unless additional consultation needed with other medical parties. Thank you.

Last Updated: Thu Nov 07 2019 09:48:11 GMT+0800 (+08)

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