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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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How can lower abdominal pain on the right side be treated?

My girlfriend started having real bad pain on her lower right side of her abdamon . i looked it up and thats her appendix. The pains not so bad now but im afraid its berst and causing more damage but she thinks its just gas. What should i do??Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here...
Mon, 25 Jun 2018
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Hello and Welcome to ‘Ask A Doctor’ service.
I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

* The pain in right lower abdomen can be from
- Appendix inflammation
- Intestine infection or colic
- Ovarian origin pain
- Pelvic inflammatory condition
- others.

* I recommend to consult her with family doctor for clinical evaluation and further testing to find out the cause and treat accordingly.

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