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34 yo breast cancer survivor. dx 2014. 18 months chemo, 33 rads, dbl mastectomy. end of chemo oct 2015. have lg lump below clavicle on cancer side?
4::11 had emergency APPY, since I have a mass above the belly button incision that is shaped like a banana and hurts. I have gained 35 pounds and yet I cant eat cause I am always feeling sick::Puking::Diahreah::Fatigue.i look 9 months pregnant.
Are all veins supposed to be straight? Or can normal (non varicose) veins curve?
Abdominal lump on right side. It above my pelvic area a few inches on top of my c section.
It's painful and kinda firm.
After I finished chemo treatment 2 years ago for breast cancer, I had port removed. For the past week, I have been feeling pain where it was removed?
Bleeding hemorrhoid for 2days. Lots of bleeding. Today, while standing, I got so weak and nauseous with sweating that I had to lay down. I used prep h cream yesterday and may have undiagnosed diabetes. ?
Breast Cancer survivor w a lg hard fixed irregular shaped mass 2 in below clavicle on cancer side. ct scan showed nothing. should I get diff scans?
Can a ganglion cyst on the top of the foot start to cause a minor ache in that area? Can they fluctuste in size-- get bigger but later get smaller?
Can a family Dr. Tell if you have gallstone problems just by your description to him?
Can you get flesh eating disease in the mouth? The bottom of my tongue hurts on one side and I see dark veins
Could a compression fracture at T8 or small hiatal hernia cause a burning::Aching sensation underneath the left rib near the sternum that is sensitive to touch and worse after standing?
Can i eat blueberries if i have diverticulitis?
During pregnancy how should a possible dog bite be handled? It was a nip although you can see puncture spots, blood was not visible only red color.
Diagnose hiatal hernia and GORD, with treatment, will I and how long will it take to develop Barrets oesophagus?
Diagnosed with small h hernia. Prescribed PPI. Will it go away? Can I drink alcohol? Will it get worse with time?
Daily heartburn after meals for 2.5 mths. 29yr male. Prilosec works to rid heartburn but once I am off it, comes back. Chances I have stomach cancer?
Dull constant pain in lower left abdomen. Unsure what it could be. Gas or something more serious?
Excruciating lower abdominal pain. Stabbing and throbbing. Same pain during sex. Are they cyst popping?
Follow up with vascular Dr. showed reflux negative 1::2016 but having same spot varicose vein. Is it possible to have again after Ablation procedure?
Gallbladder removal and still having the same spasms as before the removal ?
Hi, groin pain with lower left back pain and leg pain. Aching when moving or still.
Have health anxiety and was diagnosed with small hiatus hernia. Only symptom is Abdmn pain. What is this? Should I be worried? Is surgery needed?
Had inguinal hernia repair surgery 5 weeks ago laparoscopically. I feel a slight bulge where the hernia used to be when I lean back::Cough. Recurrence?
How much can i expect to lose after gastric sleeve a year after surgery. I weigh 250 now?
Having pain in groin area and around testicles after stretching out groin for martial arts. Went to E.R did MRI and urine test. No hernia visible but blood in urine. Diagnosed with kidney stones. Been 3 weeks still hurting in groin.
Hi i have severe abdominal pain worse then any period pain ive had before currently on my period & feel like vomitting every tim i sit up or go toilet?
Hello, I've had never a problem with achieving an orgasm before, now since my abdominal hernia repair surgery, I am unable to get an G-spot orgasm.
Hernia surgery under general anesthesia schd in 10 days. heavy drinker and rec. drug user. Have used Coke, crystal, Vicodin in last 20 days. Is a 10 day detox likely sufficient to mitigate risk assuming no other health factors. Can't disclose to Dr.
How can I treat a soft tissue injury on ankle that as been 4mths.of doing R.I.C.E and other things to help-nothing has worked.Been to orthopaedic.thx!
I am experiencing breast redness and breast lump (quality: tender, swollen lump) .
I had an open repair for an inguinal hernia twelve days ago.I am having burning pain over pubic bone to the right of incision. Is this normal?
I had my appendix removed just under a month ago. I returned to work after a week. Now I feel a soreness in the general area where it was removed, not sure if it could be that area is still healing? My surgeon says it shouldn't be.
I have a boil on my right thigh it burst blood and pus came out the area is hard red and swollen also it hurt when I walk and sit.please help?
I am a 47 year old female with an aunt and sister with the history of breast cancer. I have noted a mole on my left nipple that I can peel off but will then grow flaky again. Sometimes weird sensations in the same breast - no insurance - advice?
I have a red-like spot on the underside of my breast. Every time I put pressure on it, it goes away. I don't think it can be cancer because I'm only 19 years old and breast cancer doesn't run in my family. Any idea of what it might be?
I am experiencing groin lump::Vagina. It's a painful lump when touched just above my clit? I think it's called Prepuce the area above the clit?
I have had pains on my right side around gallbladder. Had US in DEC came back neg. Pain comes and goes. Now have a swollen next gland along with pain?
I have moderate diverticulosis, gastritis, celiac disease, and lactose intolerance. How do increase fiber in my diet besides taking Metamucil?
Is appendicitis ALWAYS painful and tender?
I'm having lower abdomen pain, I've had my appendix out in April but it still hurts. Why is this?
I cut myself really deep on my upper thigh but I can't go to the hospital. I can't tell anyone. The bleeding is not so bad anymore, but the edges of t?
I have fat in chest region which look like man boobs.but if i press them they disappear for some time.pls help?
I have gall bladder stone with size of 7mm recently radiology after doing ultra sound 7mm stone in gall stone male 37 years old?
I cut where my eyelid meets my eye last night, it didn't bleed at all, it's a very small laceration. waking up this morning my eye was swollen almost shut and very red. Some swelling has gone down but it burns and waters a lot do I need A doctor ?
I have been on a low carb, keto diet and after a few weeks I noticed bumps and uneven skin on my thighs. I read it could be the reduction of inflammation from the diet revealing my real thigh topography. Could this be true? I think I have lipedema.
If you have mild acute diverticulitis do you have a portion of intestine removed?
I am experiencing abnormal vaginal discharge (quality: itchiness, cheesy discharge) and breast bud. I also have small bumps on my nipples.
I had appendectomy on June 22nd then had to go back a few days later was told it was an abscess and they were going to drain ended up on antibiotics for 3 days. 8 days later back with pain 3 'pre days of antibiotics and dilodid and sent home.. still ?
I have been told that h pylori doesn't cause heartburn. Is this true? Worried I have stomach cancer.
I have a feel of fluid under the scar of the hernia repair operation one month after the operation of the hernia repair. It occurs much after fluid intake but not painful . Is it a recurrence?
I have a single 5ml gallstone is that big?
I'm experiencing rectal bleeding. I had surgery for a rotator cuff tear 4 days ago. Is this normal due to the pain meds causing harder stool than usual? Felt sick yesterday from meds but feel ok now. 1x large amt(aproximately 1::4 cup) 2x small amt
I am experiencing tender abdomen. The following also describe me: Abdominal pain (all over) and Diarrhea. And have little small red spots in chest that appear randomly. What should I do?
I had a lap 4weeks ago almost and today my belly button smells awful and behind where it's still closed it's oozing pus. I noticed glue was still in I picked some off and it looked better but since it's deep could this be more than incision infection?
Is my daily frequent heartburn stomach cancer? When I take Prilosec the pain goes away but comes right back when I go off of it. 29 yr old male.
I have hiatus hernia. Have been taking 40mg omprazole but recently have been vomiting occasionally. What is best time of day to take omperazole? Should I take 20 before breakfast:: 20 before dinner? Can I supplement with ranitidine before bed?
I have Crigler Najjar syndrome. how come all the best doctors of the world here have no solution for it other than liver transplant!?
I've been having nauseas and lots of burps for 5days and today yellow stools. (I don't have a gallbladder) help?
I am experiencing hemorrhoids. The following also describe me: Upper abdominal pain and Fatigue. What should I do?
I have upper abdominal pain between my belly button and ribs.I had an upset stomach a day ago. Its like I got sucker punched. What could this be?
I have a soft tissue injury in ankle&have been having numbness&tingling, not too often but a few times.going to doc later.why does that happen?thanks!
I would like to have an evening drink or two but i just had a laprascopic apendectomy. Is it safe for me to do so?
I had emergency laparoscopic gall bladder removal 2 weeks ago. I am still getting discomfort on back and upper right abdomen. I am afraid of bike leak or stone. Is it normal to still feel discomfort after 2 weeks? My liver enzymes retured to normal.
I am experiencing too many painful erections. I had circumcision 10 days ago. The pain is lesser than before but the glans is still sensitive. Will there be any internal bleeding or bruises afterwards?
I am experiencing breast lump (quality: mobile or moveable lump, fixed lump) .
I have been having chronic diarhhea for months. It started after I had my appendix out 3 months ago. Could the appendectomy cause the diarhhea?
I just had a tubal lapro on Mon and am still in a lot of pain in my belly button. Anow I'm bleeding dark blood, and some vomit. Pain isn't controlled
I am experiencing pains in my belly button when I move what can I do?
I am experiencing abdominal discomfort and thick bleeding from my belly buttons that hasn't stopped with washing it out and using salt water
I have a boil under my armpit I wanted to know if I could use peroxide to heal it?
I've been bounced around with little help.i believe from evidence I have a partial bowel obstruction.how can I pass gas?will pay for gi consult tonigh
Is there higher risk for testicular cancer if someones got inguinal hernia at one point of hes adult life?
I'm 30yrs of age with gynecomastia. Small penis size, not tall and recently started having headaches almost on a daily basis. And suffer memory loss?
Is it normal after having emergency appendix surgery for my lung to collapse & to have obstruction of small bowel?
Involved in car accident due to sudden blackout. Could this be due to Losartan 25mg? BP averaging 113::70 but perhaps an isolated low reading?
I masturbrate daily since 6 years. can it cause hernia?
I left the hospital yesterday after 5 days with pancreatitis. And an h pylori infection in my stomach. My lipaise was normal again. No fever, no vomiting, mild diahrrea. White blood cells were normal again. today I have a lot of ab pain?
I'm having a dull ache and occasional pinching sensation, in my lower right abdomen. It feels closer to the hip, but, yet, also closer to the pelvis. I don't know what it could be.
LRQ pain, nausea, constipation, fatigue, pain when pushed on stomach. I don't think its appendicitis. Pain has been there for 2 days. 20 yr old F.
My father recently went through pancreatic pseudocyst and gallbladder removal surgery as dr gave him diet he is vomiting hiccups r there. Is it problm?
My 10 years old daughtar have Laparoscopic Appendectomy after 38 hours she hade fever for 2 hours after Vomiting she hade no fever it's normal ?
Muscle Biopsy Results Meaning? rare chronic inflammatory
cells, composed of CD3::Cd8 positive T-lymphocytes and CD68 positive macrophages.
My son (22) had a colectomy, his colon was removed and subsequent J Pouch etc. He recently is very fatigue, weightloss etc could this be a b12 defiec?
My surgeon diagnosed me with a spigelian hernia after an US. However 9 months later the hernia doesn't show on US or CT scan. Should leave untreated??
Overate about a 5 days ago, and.i.am.still bloated. When will this bloatness dissipate? I do have gerd and hiatal hernia.
Please help very anxious, will taking PPIs for hiatal hernia and gerd reduce the risk of developing Barrett's oesophagus?
Please help me after mayo repair of umbilical hernia some bleeding occur near the sutures after 5days op.
RLQ pain couple days and keeps getting worse, nausea, vomiting once, fatigue, gas. No fever, on period. A little loss of appetite, what could it be?
Sensation of milk let down in one breast, not breasfeeding. No other visible change in breast or lump. Is this breast cancer symptom?
Standing on the job I will get varicose veins?
Suddenly for several weeks now I've had a sharp to dull stabbing pain on the left side of my upper abd. w::Nausea. I do have a hiatal hernia any ideas?
Take Prilosec and my heartburn is under control. When off pain comes back. Do Prilosec or other PPIs only mask stomach cancer?
Upper abdominal pain between my belly button and chest. Been going on 3 days along with diarrhea. What could this be?
Would an abdominal CT scan see the aorta?
What happens when someone appendix bursts?
Want to know can I use triamcinolone acetonide cream 0.1% to help with the itching and pain from my hemorrhoids.
What is happening when a man gets manboobs or bigger chest but not from increased muscle? Is it bc there is less testosterone and more estrogen?
Why is igm elevated in primary biliary cirrhosis (cholangitis)?
What should I do about a boil that will not drain, but is not painful at all? Started out hard and painful, but is now soft and unnoticeable minus the unsightliness of a large (by large I mean maybe 3::4" across) on my arm. It's now been about 8 days
What pain can I expect before::After rubber band ligation for internal hemorrhoids? I'm so nervous, internet reviews make it sound awful and painful! My doctor made it sound simple & painless. But everywhere I read there are horror stories of pain!