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waking up with severe pain on my right side?

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Hi, i am a 31 year old healthy male. I have a problem where every morning for the last 2 weeks i keep waking up with severe pain on my right side just above my hip. After getting up and walking around for about 10 mins the pain goes away, well until the next morning.


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replied April 1st, 2011
Kidney Conditions Answer A21519
Hello and thank you for posting your health query on E health Forum.

Based on the history, it seems that episodic abdominal pain could be due to renal stones. Pain that originates due to renal issues (Stones, infection) is episodic ,spasmodic or colicky in nature, originating in the flank and radiating to the lower belly, inner thigh or the testicles. It is associated with other symptoms like nausea, vomiting , etc.

You might consider consulting a Urologist for a physical examination and additional evaluations including a urinalysis, and an ultrasound of the abdomen and this will help to initiate necessary treatment.

I hope you find this information useful.



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