Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties

171 Doctors Online
Doctor Image
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

What causes sudden onset of pain in the right side of the abdomen?

Answered by
Dr.
Dr. Hari Charan Perigela

General Surgeon

Practicing since :1995

Answered : 2332 Questions

default
Posted on Thu, 30 Mar 2017 in Lump
Question: Sudden onset of abdominal pain on right side and an infection sac on my arm. First drain today, about 8 hours ago but still lots of puss to come out of arm but too solid to ooze it out. The sudden ab pain is very painful.
doctor
Answered by Dr. Hari Charan Perigela 51 minutes later
Brief Answer:
You should be investigated.

Detailed Answer:
Hi
Pain in the right side of the abdomen could be due to Appendicitis, Right sided kidney stone,Gall bladder stone etc.Ultrasound abdomen will give a clue. Till investigation, I prescribe anti spasmodic tablet containing Dicyclomine to my patients with pain abdomen.
Even after incision,pus may be collected in the abscess cavity.Appropriate antibiotics have to be given.I prescribe Antibiotic Linezolid 600mg twice daily, Anti inflammatory tablet to my patients with similar complaints. Daily cleaning and dressing should be done.
Wound should be covered.
Nothing to worry.
You should consult your doctor and proceed further.
Hope I answered your query.If you have any questions, I will clarify further.
Wish you speedy recovery.
Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
doctor
premium_optimized

The User accepted the expert's answer

Share on
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,   ,  
Drug/Medication

Recent questions on  Abdominal pain

doctor1 MD

For numerous months I have had acute stomach pain. To the point of landing at the emergency room 2-3 months ago with acute stomach pain. I was at the hospital for 12 hours, I had every test appropriate for my symptoms. Cat scans, pelvic exams, x-rays, ultra sounds, etc., at the end they couldn t figure out what was wrong with me. I was prescribed antibiotics to eliminate any infection that could be present. The following symptons for the last two weeks. Stomach pains, anything i eat swells ip my stomach, yeaterday i developed pink urine , abdominal discomfort, stomach pains, headaches . What can this be?

doctor1 MD

hi doctor, in October 2008 I was in my colonoscopy and bowel perforated sigmoid affected in such equipment. for 7 days taken any action in the hospital, and then I surgery, colon removed, washed, cut because of peritonitis, and sepsis. then resting the colon. small intestine removed double barrel, and I use a stoma bag. since the center was my stomach heartburn every day. Then in August 2009, I returned to surgery to insert small intestine is cut 10 cm, and my bowel back through the anus, but constipation, sometimes diarrhea, although I've eaten the apple, banana and high fiber. heartburn and abdominal bloating, pass gas a smell. previously did not like this, but I've got irritable bowel syndrome. According to my doctor, there is still sticky bowel surgery out, but finished second surgery, I was in the suspect ileus obstruction. how to handle this? thanks

doctor1 MD

Hi there, I ve been having some digestive issues for quite some time and I was wondering if you could help give me some answers. Firstly, in 2008 I started getting hives , they ve since been chronic. More recently, I ve had problems going to the washroom, sometimes Im constipated, other times it s very loose. When Im constipated I feel really lethargic and have mild cramping. In the past two weeks I ve been having burning in my stomach follwed by moderate pain and hardness. I also experience loud gurggling. It s also painful to touch just below my diaphragm. I also get very tired after eating and a little nauseated. I forgot to mention that I also exerience floating stools now and again.

doctor1 MD

I believe I was infected with salmonella via a chicken salad sandwich on Thursday about 11am - and by 10pm I was experiencing explosive watery diarrhea and extreme chills with abdominal pain, wretching nonproductive vomiting (post Gastric Bypass 7yrs)....this continued until I had not urinated for 16 hours and had lost 14 pounds on the scale in 36 hours and was tachycardic 130bpm with a low bp 90/62...I went to ER, received 3 liters saline and urinated 50 cc, was sent home...I am now experiencing constant sweats with diarrhea slowing to every 3 hours. WBC , eisinophils below normal at er lab, other indicators of dehydration as expected...the sweats are a change - is this normal and what is the cause? or mechanism that is occuring in this infectious process?

doctor1 MD

My husband got very nauseated and extremely sweaty while urinating. He also got shaky. This happened once before about 5 years ago. What could cause this?

doctor1 MD

I'm having slight bleeding when I urinate and also light vaginal bleeding . I am also having slight abdominal pain . I had cervical cancer and had to have a complete hysterectomy 36 years ago in which they removed my uterus, 1 ovary and cervix. ....

doctor1 MD

Hi doctor so my partner and i had a baby 8 and a half months ago we were using condoms as protection. I have underacfive thyroid . We decided last month or so to leave contraception and have our second child. My periods past two months have been...