have their internal organs in reverse position from "normal"), the lower leftabdomen contains the descending colon (large bowel), left ovary, and portions of the small bowel. Spleen is typically left upper quadrant...
My side has been giving me problems lately. It is my leftside, understandable, but it does get to be troublesome, after awhile. It really starts to bother me after sitting at the computer for awhile...
list of possibilities to explain your pain on the leftside of your abdomen. I would also add diverticulitis...) constipation can cause left-sided abdominal pain. Trauma leading to splenic rupture presents w/leftsided pain...
Any unusual event following surgery should be shown to the surgeon for evaluation. Please do not trivialize what may be a complication of the surgery, even if it is a few inches away from the surgery site. Go, immediately,
This community covers anxiety disorders and other mental health issues, Sophie.
The posters at Wellsphere's General Medicine community should be able to provide a more authoritative answer.