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My blood pressure is 169/95. I am having pain in lower left

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My blood pressure is 169/95. I am having pain in lower left quadrant almost to groin. I am also having pain between my shoulder blades and on left side of neck radiating to behind my ear. My 10PM blood sugar was 159 but is now down to 111. Should I go to ER or wait for clinic to open in 8 1/2 hours.
JA: Are you experiencing any dizziness? Do you have a fever?
Customer: No reaver. Light headed but not dizzy.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I am on medication for high blood pressure, a statin, depression anxiety,
Submitted: 10 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 10 days ago.

Dear customer,

Thank you for the question.

What medication do you take for reducing blood pressure and the dose? When did you last take it? Are you having any urinary symptoms? How severe is the pain? Is this the first time you are having it?

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Had CT yesterday have diverticulitis
Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 9 days ago.

Dear customer,

Thank you for replying and giving an update.

Diverticulitis is one of the possible causes for pain in left lower quadrant. Hopefully you are on antibiotic treatment. Do you have any further concerns?

Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Ravoof replied 8 days ago.

Dear customer,

How are you feeling now?