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I also have lower abdominal pain not all the time it can come

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I also have lower abdominal pain not all the time it can come on today and I may not have it again until next month, it is not a regular thing. when it does happen it start slowly and builds, I start sweating and I have to stop whatever I am doing.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
Have you had a colonoscopy?
When and what findings?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Yes I had a colonoscopy at 50, i am now 55. Everything was fine. I started have the pain around 1997 after i had my daughter, i my have the symptoms today and not have them again until six months later.
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.
It sounds like irritable bowel syndrome.
However, this can also be due to hormonal effects, and you should have thyroid testing, adrenal testing and a sex hormone panel.
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