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Experience:  Emergency Medicine and Family Practice for over 26 years
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I have a sharp stabbing pain especially when i cough or

Customer Question

i have a sharp stabbing pain especially when i cough or sneeze in the left middle to lower back that goes to the abdomen also on the left side. It does the same when i try to take a bowel movement.
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: no i thought it might be a pulled muscle but it does not seem like it now
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: had a scope two years ago and was clean . scheduled to see dr for another but can not get in until end of oct
Submitted: 13 days ago.
Category: Medical
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 13 days ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 13 days ago.

I am sorry you are having these sharp pains.

you could be having constipation causing the pains.

when was your last bowel movement?

was it hard and large and difficult to pass?