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What is the cause of my abdominal pain ?

ive had this pain in my stomach for about a week now but the past two days it feels worse, the whole of my lower stomach area is really hurting in quite sharp pains and it occurs more on the right hand side and gets worse when i do physical activity. my stomach has gone quite swollen and sore to touch, what could be the problem?
Asked On : Mon, 7 Mar 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi. Lower abdominal pain located in the right side is typical of appendicitis. Please consult a surgeon to evaluate you and run the necessary tests. you might even be suffering from calculus in the ureter or vesico-ureteric junction.
Answered: Mon, 7 Mar 2011
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Pediatrician Dr. Vibin K V's  Response
there is a high possibilty of it being acute appendicitis which might transform into an abscess. consult a surgeon urgently & get an ultrasound abdomen done. if not it can be urinary tract infection or a renal calculus. whatever it might be, u will need a scan urgently.
Answered: Tue, 8 Mar 2011
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