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I've been coughing not alot but lately when I do my back

Customer Question

I've been coughing not alot but lately when I do my back cracks and I'm having lower abominial pain on lower left belly. What could this possibly be
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Nothing really I mean I've taken ibuprophen and it still continues. I had my appendix removed about a year and a half ago
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Nothing that I can think of
Submitted: 21 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 21 days ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 21 days ago.

how old are you?

any other medical issues?

Customer: replied 21 days ago.
I am 35 and no other medical issues also I noticed when I sit up from laying down it hurts in the same spot also
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 21 days ago.

Thanks for this reply

It sounds like possibly a lower lobe pneumonia

Is this possible?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 19 days ago.
Thanks for this questionPlease don't forget a positive rating.I appreciate it. :)

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