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Hi, I am looking into the reasons behind an intermittent sharp pain two inches above hip bone on right side.

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

Once two weeks ago and on and off since yesterday morning. Probably about 5 times a day.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

It only lasts about 20 seconds if that no

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Doctor: Dr Josh, Doctor replied 3 months ago

Age and gender?

On a grade of 1 to 10 how would you rate the pain?

Is pain localized?

Do you have nausea/ fever?

Any other associated symptoms?

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
36 Female. 7. But only lasts 15-20 seconds. No nausea or fever. No other symptoms.
Customer reply replied 3 months ago
What does localized mean?
Doctor: Dr Josh, Doctor replied 3 months ago

Dear,

Thanks for all these additional details.

I am sorry to hear about your problem

Well, such symptoms can come from a few causes. These are-
1. Appendicitis- It can occur due to infection or obstruction in the appendix.
2. Urinary infection, or kidney stone
3. Colitis or inflammation of intestines.

Appendix pain is usually acute. It starts with aching pain that begins around your belly button and often shifts to your lower right abdomen. Also such pain can becomes sharper over several hours. It is associated with tenderness that occurs when one apply pressure to your lower right abdomen.

In your case, most likely cause is- Urinary infection, or kidney stone.

To make a diagnose, you need to undergo-
-Blood tests
-Urine test
-Ultrasound of abdomen
A physical examination should be done by doctor.
You should get a clinical examination done by your doctor. For the time, you can take OTC Motrin, Take plenty of fluids. You should take adequate rest and take light meals.

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