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black diarrhea and rectal bleeding.Bloody stool, Diarrhea, severe Lower abdominal pain for 2 wks and chest pain not on any meds it hurts when i walk
pain in my upper right abdomen and back. First time for around six months. Went away for about six months and returned and has hurt for 5 months. ?
1y.o. w:: "sandy" loose stools now that she's on lactulose, redness and bumps on cheeks, distended stomach after eating, &Has pain during BMs- Gluten?
16 month old baby is in pain when his umbelical hernia is touched. He can't sleep lying down.
15yr dd has pain spot at s1 between abdomen and spine. pain is constant 16 months. Ortho says nothing wrong. pain increase pushing abdomen. now what.
2 weeks after lap-appendectomy, I have a hard, very tender pimple-sized lump under belly button incision. But Incision is healed, and not re-opening.
3 days passing gas, moderate LUQ abdominal pain (worse after eating, walking) tender abdomen. Neg for IBS, Chrons, diverticulitis. Not constipated.
38 year old female fatigued, bloating, gas.Hx of fluctuating liver enzymes for almost 3 years. Gallbladder removed 1.5 years ago. ALT 61, Alkaline Phosphatase 154, globulin 3.9.Hep, ANA, lupus, rheumatoid all negative.Please help.Other suggestions?
After losing a significant amount of weight, I seem to still be carrying a lot of weight in my chests (very pronounced moobs) despite no longer being overweight and carrying any significant weight elsewhere. How can I lose this weight?
Abd gas and crampy upper & lower after eating. No gallbladder. Ct w::Contrast is normal bloods good & colonoscopy normal worried pancreatic cancer?
Abd pain cramps off and on.low back pain blood work good ct w::Dbl contrast neg SIBO colonoscopy removed 1 6mm polyp worried about pancreatic cancer ?
Blood & urine test & ultrasound ok.right lower abdominal pain for two weeks,burning&loose frq bowel mvm. Is colon cancer?
Bloated 2 weeks constantly w::Black tary stools or none. Swelling stopped w 24 hr fast,started again after 1 meal. Gal bladder remvd:: No health ins?
Can a 91 yr old on forosemide and digoxin with heart failure but otherwise body fit be treated with Oblique inguinal incision as elderly patient?
Can a CT scan and MR miss stomach cancer? I am worring about my upcming endoscopy finding something. Please help.
Can colonoscopy cause Diverticulosis? I had no signs of it prior. er after with persistent pain. Ct shows mild Diverticulosis. Still pain months after
Can mild internal (non-prolapsed) hemorrhoids heal on their own using conservative methods such as water and fiber? Or does that just ease symptoms?
Can a head injury from a car accident that caused a concussion cause severe mastoiditis?
Doing moist healing with an antibiotic and dressing g for a deep wound. my wound is now white and thick. when am i able to stop the dressing and meds?
Female 53 uncomfortable feeling under right rib cage, gall bladder was removed years ago. Nausea off and on throughout day, no pain.
Had external hemorrhoids last week that had resolved. For 2 days I have had burning after bm. Not hard, no bleeding. No tear that I can see. ?
Hi I'm 39 male have severe abdominal pain and pain in my lower right side at the back above my hip I have also been passing mucus and blood ?
How long b4 external stimulation::Orgasm ok post laparoscopy (naval+1 add'l 1" incision) to remove nodule::Granuloma from vaginal cuff due to prev hyst?
How to know if you have infection after hematoma after hernia surgery?
Hello, Right tuberculous pleural effusion has been diagnosed and having cough with sputum. Is it contagious?
Hi, I am 25 years old and have been experiencing pain only on the left side of my abdomen and sometimes into my back. I have also been passing stool ?
Had a boil lanced on my face about a week ago. Was tested positive for staph. The incision is healing nice. But under the skin is hard where is was
How quickly do colon cancer symptoms occur? Would you expect to see 2::3 symptoms with a few weeks. Thank you
I pass gas maybe once a day and I'm in constant pain. I can't get an answer from my GI or PCP. I've had all the tests done. Mild Diverticulosis.
I have a small external hemrroid. I notice some blood and I have been taking aspirin and Advil for pain. I stopped taking the aspirin. I took Advil ?
Inguinal hernia or water tablets causing enlerged scrotum in Fit but heart failure 91 yr old?Also Has hardness above pubic area from hip to hip.Ideas
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (period-like) , low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps ?
I had a lip surgery because a car accident.
Still have a lump on my left size of my mouth
Surgery was in October
Is anything else that can I do it?
I have a small pneumothorax from a cracked rib from hockey on Mar 17.. the lung is almost back to normal... can I fly to Denver on April 4th?
I walked alot today and i got sowllen from down there , I dont know if its hemorrhoids or something else, how to confirme this ? ps. I dont feel pain
In and out of hospital for last 2 weeks for colon bleeding diagnosed with diverticulitis but bleeding doesn't stop comes and goes blood count at 7.4 h?
I had laparoscopic gallbladder surgery Tuesday and I have had right shoulder pain since Tuesday and still today. I've have tried ice packs, pain meds,?
Is it OK to have black:: very dark stool even after almost 3 weeks of gall bladder removal?
I am experiencing pelvic pain. The following also describes me: Lower abdominal pain. What should I do?
I have rectal pain and rectal bleeding. I had anal intercourse without lubrication and there is an internal tear which is bleeding hours later.
I'm 6 days postoperative after hemorrhoidectomy. I stopped taking my pain meds B::C of reduced peristalsis. I just drank min oil what now?
I was in a car accident years ago have a problem with eyelashes growing in weird, aggravates eye alot. What can I do about this?
I had appendectomy surgery a week ago but I'm still weak and nauseated.Pls tell me if this is normal or infection?Thank You and God bless
Im 33. Is it normal to have occasional pain from gynecomastia. Ive had it in 1 breast since I was 16. Never went away. Should my hormones be tested
I recently had surgery to remove a cyst on my tailbone and the hole has gotten bigger and you can see pus inside of it is that an infection?
I've eaten a high fiber diet my whole life and now have Diverticulosis. I question the etiology of this disease. Does high fiber cause Diverticulosis?
Im having an operation tommorow to remove a pilonidil synus. Im having it removed at hospital under general anisthetic. Are there any risks?
I had larcoscopic hernia surgery 5 weeks ago and I still feel pain that was similar to what I had prior to surgery. How easy is it to reopen he mesh?
I am experiencing hemorrhoids. I have one large one that has had bleeding off and on. Will nystatin & triamcinolone acetonide cream help?
I am experiencing nausea (severity: moderate) and stomach cramps (cramping in lower abdomen) and pain moving towards right side loss of appetite ?
I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right) . The following also describes me: Generalized abdominal pain. What should I do?
I am experiencing side pain, lower abdominal pain (side: right) and shoulder pain (quality: under the right shoulder) .also i have had a P.E ?
I have a flat, firm and painful area around the external opening of my anal fistula.When I press on the area it hurts?What could it be?
I am awaiting surgery for an abdominal hernia. However, I'm experiencing pain, bloating, nausea, and fatigue. Could the hernia be getting worse?
I am experiencing breast pain (quality: tenderness) , spotting and pelvic pain. The following also describes me: Lower abdominal pain. What should...
I have a puncture wound from a dog bite. But I am allergic to tetanus shots. So would tetracycline antibiotics be an acceptable alternative to prevent?
I am completely confused right now as i am suffering from enlarged breast problem.Now i dont know either it is pseudogynecomastia or gynocomastia ?
If my appendix is going bad can I take amoxicillin until I can see a doctor?
I am experiencing generalized abdominal pain (quality: stinging or burning sensation, throbbing sensation) (severity: moderate) , abdominal discom...
I am experiencing neck pain, generalized abdominal pain (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (severity: severe) and low back pain.
I'm having a painful burning sensation in my front left lower abdomen. Is this something I should worry about?
If gall blader, liver and gastritis are not the cause then what can be a reason for pain::Discomfort under right rib area?
I had a healthy shake that had soy lecithin in it will that cause high estrogen and breast cancer I'm worried?
I'm 32 yrs old. Had my tubes tied 5 months ago. I have a umbilical hernia. Don't see doc for 3 wks. What makes it worse? And is back pain a symptom.
I had a anul fissure that turned into hemorrhoids. I've been using witch hazel and coconut oil. The area now feels numb and I'm not sure what to do.
I am having groin pain when lifting left leg. Especially when lifting it to get into a vehicle. Total hip replacement done on this hip 10::2015?
Is a very irregular GE junction or "z line" on endoscopy usually Barrett's esophagus?
I am 4 months post Nissan & had a scope for epigastric pain, nausea, and blood.It showed an irregular z line & antral erosions only; no ulcers. Biopsies pending.
I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: right) . The following also describes me: Generalized abdominal pain. What should I do?
I am experiencing generalized abdominal pain (quality: stinging or burning sensation) (severity: moderate) , sore throat, neck pain, feeling depre...
Is constant diarrhea or constipation a symptom of colon cancer or IBS. What is one alarming sign of colon cancer. Thanks?
I am an 18 yr old male! I dont know what my symptom is called but i do know it is not gynocomastia! My areolas and nipple are dome like structures.
I took 4 Fioricet within 1 hr to treat a migraine. Since then (the past ~10 hrs) I have had moderate to severe stomach pain. Should I seek med help?
I think I have appendicitis. What are common symptoms and causes of this?
I am having lipoma in left breast. Should we remove it . I am55 years old?
If pain under right rib area gets aggrevated with movement then does this mean it is not liver related pain?
I have a femoral hernia which has started to sting this morning, should I contact my doctor?
Im 2 months pregnant and now i am having real bad stomach cramps like period cramps haven't been seen by dr yet?
Liver segment V shows an ISO::Hypoechoic focal lesion mesring 28x18 mm with slitly irregulr margins.No incrsd vasularity on colr doplr? Is it considered small or not so small?
Male with umbilical hernia. it hasn't hurt. I've had a viral infection for three weeks now. The hernia area now hurts when cough. Is this a concern?
My family member is experiencing rectal bleeding for first day, constipation, stomach cramps, bloating, loss of appetite, gas, bad taste in mouth. ?
My doctor said that I have hiatal hernia with mm size..so don't worry and no need for any medication now.please share your opinion ....and whether th?
My right lower abdoman has been in pain all day a constant throbbing, and severe pain when i sit.Also have a rubberband snap feeling behind knee?
Ok please help I've been having adominal pain onoff but I noticed pressing on the right close to bellybutton is kinda squishyhard &hurts an moves?
Obliterated costophrenic angle,pleural effusion,normal blood picture&WBCs count,normal liver & kidney function tests,normal CA 19-9,cause of effusion?
Pain on lower right side of stomach. I am getting alot of growling and feel like i have traped gas. black stool lastnight. And hurts if i put pressure?
Patients with advanced breast cancer,Has received chemotherapy,Is there any need for radiotherapy?
Post Splenectomy(2 month)have left upper quadrant pain radiate to back,Doc ask for CT,CT show 2.5 cm nodule compatible with splenules, is pain common?
Pelvic Scan report:Bulky retroverted uterus with AP diameter 5.2cm.Endometrum thickness -18.6mm.No fibrod,cysts &Cysies.Abdominal pain still severe?
Sharp pain left front deep abdomen (warm) bottom of rib. Stool change little 2-3 inch pieces. Frequent with some foods. Relief w:: bowel mov::Flatulence?
Should I be concerned about a bruise following a core breast biopsy 4 days ago that now has about 50 small white dots around the edges? The white spo
Sharp belly button pain below and right side, frequent and painful urination (internal not burning)could this be appendicitis or bladder infection?
Stabbing epigastric pain that feel better when pushed on, comes in frequent waves?
Upper abdominal pain, metallic taste in mouth, right hand side chest discomfort, nausea, sweats, had gall bladder checked taking omeprazole no better?
Ultrasound shows ISO::Hypoechoic focal lesion mesring 28x18 mm in segment V with slitly irregulr margins. Is this considered small size or not so small?
What do i need for hemorrhoids !?
What does a breast lump feel like? Noticed raised movable circle abt 2 fingers wide. Feels like other tissue just raised. During ovulation
What's the best sleeping position for post appendix removal surgery?
What would one consider in evaluating the post op patient with persistent ileus (4 days) and fever after laparoscopic with hand assist nephrectomy?
What are the symptoms of brain bleeding? Are headaches, ringing ears, red eye related? (I was in a car accident didn't hit my head,just back&forth)
Wife was diagnosed with polyps in gallbladder. She had extreme pain. Should she be worried I read polyps can become cancerous. Remove gallbladder?