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Any armchair docs fancy trying to diagnose me, please?

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StickyFloor Mon 24-Jun-13 14:07:35

For 8 days I have had a pain in my lower abdomen on the left side, starting above the line of my CS scar and going vertically down towards my groin.

It came on all of a sudden and is almost constant, except when I lie flat on my back. It feels heavy, sometimes throbs, sometimes a sharp pain. As soon as I lie down it eases up but I instantly need to wee - I am weeing about 10 times a night, fine during the day.

I can't feel a specific lump or bulge but around that area feels strangely bumpy compared to the other side. I can't lie on my left as it feels like I am lying on something. If I roll onto my right I feel my belly rolling over like my guts are swishing around.

I initially thought it was UTI, took antibiotics but no change at all. Bowels perfectly normal.

My top contenders are a hernia or ovarian cyst - what do you think? I am seeing GP tomorrow and really really frightened for what it could be.

Thanks in advance!

Yonihadtoask Mon 24-Jun-13 18:43:18

Ooh, strange one.

You may be right with the ovarian cyst? If it presses on your bladder at night when you are laying down, it will make you need a wee.

Hopefully it is something and nothing.

good luck at the GPs tomorrow.

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