I\’ve been having pain in my left side, near my hip. It\’s been going on for awhile now and seems to become a sharper pain closer to my menstruation cycle. What could the causes be?
If you find that the pain changes in accordance with your menstrual cycle, then it could be conditions like PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome), endometriosis, fibroids, adhesions on the fallopian tubes and so on. There is no way of saying for sure without seeing your gynecologist who can conduct further investigations to verify the exact cause. Usually a change in the periods will also be noticed. You can read more in these articles :