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Question: sharp stomach pain

 nika3w - Sat Aug 13, 2005 11:27 pm

Hello, my boyfriend has had sharp lower abdominal pains his whole life. when he was a kid he would get them more frequently and would just lie down to make them go away. as he has gotten older the pain hasnt come as often, but he cant even lie on the left side of his body for more than 2 or 3 minutes without them coming back. what could be the problem?
 Najah - Mon Aug 15, 2005 1:44 am

This type of pain needs to be investigated by U/S and other investigations to help find the cause and treat it.
 nika3w - Mon Aug 15, 2005 10:57 pm

hi, thank you for responding. what is U/S and do you think its something that could be seious or just something as simple as trapped gas?

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