One cause of pain in the left ovary before a period is ovulation, according to Mayo Clinic. However, other explanations for ovarian pain include cysts, tumors, endometriosis, pelvic inflammatory disease and ovarian remna... More »

Common causes for left-side body pain include cystitis, diverticulitis, inguinal hernia, kidney stones and thoracic aortic aneurysm, says Mayo Clinic. Even appendicitis can be a cause of pain in the lower left side of th... More »

Throbbing pain in the lower left abdomen can be caused by appendicitis, kidney stones, ovarian cysts, Crohn's disease and cancer, according to Mayo Clinic. Other possible causes are a hernia, intestinal obstruction or to... More »

Sharp pain in the left shoulder can be caused by a heart attack, especially if the pain radiates from the chest, down the left arm, and up to the neck and left jaw, explains Medline Plus. An individual experiencing this ... More »

Common causes of leg pain, which can be a sharp, aching, dull or stabbing sensation, include a joint, bone or muscle injury, normal wear and tear, and overuse, according to Mayo Clinic. In some cases, leg pain results fr... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

A sharp pain on the left side of the neck may indicate bone or joint abnormalities, poor posture, muscle strain, tumors or degenerative diseases, explains WebMD. An injury to the rotator cuff in the shoulder may also be ... More »

Radiculoplexus neuropathy is a type of diabetic neuropathy that can cause acute and intense pain in the thigh, hip or buttocks, notes Mayo Clinic. Meralgia paresthetica can begin with mild pain or burning in the outside ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms