159 Possible Causes for Left Lower Quadrant Pain in USA

  • Acute Gastroenteritis
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    Sudden onset of symptoms like abdominal pain, vomiting and diarrhea is characteristic for this condition. … AG is characterized by a sudden onset of symptoms - typically fever, malaise, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea - but severity may vary widely.[1]

  • Left-sided Appendicitis
    Left Lower Quadrant Pain

    , it is more often located in the lower left quadrant. … Left-sided appendicitis is an infrequent condition characterized by pain in the left lower quadrant caused by a very long or misplaced appendix vermiformis. … The presentation consists of periumbilical discomfort followed by acute left lower quadrant pain and rebound tenderness.[2]

  • Urinary Tract Infection
    Left Lower Quadrant Pain

    Some pain above the pubic bone or in the lower back may be present. … Symptoms of a kidney infection include fever and flank pain usually in addition to the symptoms of a lower UTI. … Symptoms from a lower urinary tract include pain with urination, frequent urination, and feeling the need to urinate despite having an empty bladder.[3] [4]

  • Sigmoiditis
    Left Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Metastatic Ovarian Carcinoma
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    Abdominal pain may be the only symptom. … Ovarian carcinomas are divided into two types - one that is seen in younger women that possesses a lower malignant potential (and thus shows longer survival rates) and a high-grade … One of the reasons might be a very non-specific clinical presentation including abdominal pain and discomfort, as well as altered bowel habits.[5]

  • Perinephric Abscess
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  • Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens
    Left Lower Quadrant Pain

    May-Thurner syndrome occurs when the right iliac artery compresses the left iliac vein. … Common symptoms include pain, edema and blanching. … The enlarged ureters can compress the left common iliac vein against the pelvis, leading to venous obstruction.[6] [7]

  • Adenocarcinoma of the Colon
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  • Incarcerated Hernia
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    Pain my occur. … Irreducible hernia is a serious condition and life threatening if left untreated and hence has to be done immediately. … It is a painful condition requiring emergency surgery.[8]

  • Intermenstrual Pain
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  1. Acute Gastroenteritis, Symptoma
  2. Left-sided Appendicitis, Symptoma
  3. Urinary Tract Infection, Symptoma
  4. Urinary tract infection, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Metastatic Ovarian Carcinoma, Symptoma
  6. Phlegmasia Cerulea Dolens, Symptoma
  7. Phlegmasia cerulea dolens, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Incarcerated Hernia, Symptoma