Answers in 'Hepatology'
10wks preg.Have Chronic Pancreatitis.Hospital called saying I'm high risk being been referred.How dangerous is this and what's high risk mean exactly?
48 y::O f, confusion, disorientation, increasingly drowsy, mild right upper quadrant tenderness, chronic tylenol::Acetaminophen use?
A burning sensation in both sides of stomach and backside i m not comfartable?
ALT is 48 (elevated) but all other levels pertaining to the liver are normal. Does this mean that my liver is failing?
AST -57 ALT -84 ALP -36. Triglycerides - 272, LDLcholesterol -177, nonHDL cholesterol is 231. Is cholesterol causing hiked liver enzymes? Alcohol?
Alkaline phosphatase, amylase, lipase and GGT. Wouldn't these be elevated in almost all cases of biliary obstruction??
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.
A person with a pancreatic tumor that has mild to moderate pain while standing would expect some pain when lying down at night, as well?
Being treated for hypothyroid after case of thyroiditis. TSH was 94+ at last check. Urine-protein, blood & bilirubin & creat 1.39. EGFR 45. Weight gain, blurry vision also. Ideas?
Back pain upper abdomen pain after eating feel bloated full pressure gnawing pain. blood work done all tests nrml liver,pancreas,wbc,cbc,lypase?
Can a family Dr. Tell if you have gallstone problems just by your description to him?
Can Chronic Pancreatitis cause miscarriage?What are some possible complications with pregnancy?Symptoms of needing to go to doctor?Also Gastroparesis.
Can a gyno tell if pregnant at 12 weeks with pelvic exam? I've had left stomach pain:: bloating. I have had normal periods but think having preg. Sympt
Calprotectin 680 with right abdomen pain. Colonoscopy clean, stool hard and sometimes liquid. Still got a bit of pain and bloating. 100% Crohns right?
Could I still have type 2 autoimmune pancreatitis with a negative IgG4 but a positive ANA?
Can hypoglycaemia and elevated liver enzymes be related??
Can gallstones cause only lipase levels to elevate (and not amylase)?
CT showed mediastinal swollen lymphs on both sides. fixing to have Bronchoscopy EBUS. is it more likely sarcoidosis or cancer. dipped snuff 30 years.
Can you develop chronic pancreatitis without ever having had acute pancreatitis?
Diffuse atrophic pancreas on MRI, 6wks ago MRI normal. No pancreatitis, Controlled DM1, no alcohol drugs, low fat diet,what could cause sudden change?
Elevated amylase (250) and liver enzymes (ALT, AST). Normal abdominal ultrasound & CBC. WHat could cause this if ultrasound is normal?
Found ANA level of 1:2560 homogeneous following an EUS procedure to assess the pancreas. Pancreas normal, except bulky. What's causing the high ANA?
Gallbladder removal and still having the same spasms as before the removal ?
How likely is a one-time Kenalog shot to cause side effects such as weight gain or water retention? More likely with multiple doses?
Hep c anti algorithm test was reactive, but did not show s::Co ratio. Nurse claims it's "high reactive" but could not give the cutoff value. All labs have a s::Co value why did this not. Was the nurse incorrect? she just said it was high w::O a ratio?
How can I get the fat out of my liver?
Had a normal EUS, except they noted a bulky pancreas? What can cause this?
How good are LFT bloodwork at detecting liver disease? TBili is high at 1.4, all else normal. Pain under right rib for 2.5 years. Noone can diagnose.
I am having cough and cold. Even grade 2 fatty liver. Should I eat Azee 500 MG medicine?
Is there any permanent cure for mild acute pancreatitis? Cause is idiopathic.
I'm a big eater but lately I've been Getting full too fast when I eat what is causing this ?
I am experiencing frequent urination, missed or late menstrual period, spotting, bleeding after intercourse, cramping pelvic pain, stomach cramps, stomach upset, bloating or abdominal fullness, feeling of unfinished defecation, side pain, breast pain (qu
I have been experiencing bloating and semi infrequent bowel movements for a couple of weeks now. I currently have solid stool about every couple of days on average. is it likely that I have an obstructed bowel?
I have a 3.8cm ovarian cyst left side for a year. Am experiencing bloating to my left side and pressure a little pain and feeling of a heaviness. ?
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?
Is it normal to bloat after eating and drinking when overcoming a stomach virus?
I have a fluttering feeling in the lower back and side, just under the rib cage. Also has problem passing feces sometimes, bloating and abdominal pain?
Im just a carrier of hep b and my hbv dna results show less than 20.My alt ast levels are normal.Can I go abroad for studies and work their as well?
If HCV infected blood comes in contact with food, and the food is cooked, will there be a risk of transmission fro::M eating?
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 have Thalassemia, is there natural tips that can help me with my yellow skin and my excessive tiredness? Is there a natural way to cure Thalassemia?
I have been having a lot of symptoms such as abdominal pain a few hours after eating, extreme fatigue and bloating, pain on lower right quadrant, occasional canker sores, leg edema, excessive gas, occasional diarrhea. I had a small bowel follow thoug?
I have an itch all over. No visible bumps or rash. Use sent free everything. Haven't changed anything. I have been unusually tired but not really bad?
I got my wisdom teeth removed a week ago and I noticed today that my spleen feels enlarged. It doesn't hurt too much. Is this something I should worry about?
I am experiencing frequent urination, but with no pain, and bloating or abdominal fullness that is there all day, even upon waking. There is a definite pressure in abdomen which is really uncomfortable.
I am feeling bloated. What to do?
I am experiencing constipation, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in lower abdomen) , bloating or abdominal fullness, pain during sex, vaginal odor, thick mucus discharge and abnormal vaginal discharge (worsened by: onset after unprotected sex) (...
Is it OK to take me medical marijuana which is high in CBD 14.6 very low in THC.8 with clarithromycin 2 x 500mg a day? Will it affect my liver or slow
I have a single 5ml gallstone is that big?
I have Crigler Najjar syndrome. how come all the best doctors of the world here have no solution for it other than liver transplant!?
Intermittent sharp pains under left rib cage.spleen?Enlarged?Not sure what to do about it..I have had heavy ETOH past..haven't drank in couple months
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 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 have a 5 centimeter complicated liver cyst. Is this a reason for concern?
Is severe jaundice always present with severe acute liver failure?
I have a lingering bloating::Discomfort in the upper middle abdomen, stomach area. After eating, stomach cramps, then whole abdomen hurts?
I'm 37 years old and diagnosed today in ultrasound two diseases.
1. FATTY LIVER
2. Prostatomegaly 27cc
My weight. 96 kg.
Kindly suggest treatment?
I fell today and having pain in my upper left stomach. I have had a swollen spleen before from mono. Should I get checked out of give it a few days?
I had a couple nights binge drinking and now my kidneys hurt, my mum says they'll stop hurting soon, I've been drinking water too, how soon?
I was prescribed two weeks of oral Terbinafine for a persistent case of ringworm. I finished taking it two weeks ago. I'm still experiencing gas that causes discomfort between stomach::Liver until I belch, and mild fever. Do I need my liver checked?
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?
If you don't have a spleen due to trauma and you have a ear infection with fever, should you go to hospital?
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?
Im having abdominal pain, always in the bathroom, nausea, light headedness, and weakness. This has been going on for a month now.
I have dark gold urine, I wk after endoscopy (nothing found). also pain::Bloating in upper abdomen and occasional nausea and light chest pain. normal?
I take a vitamin D every day 1000 mg will this affect my liver? Should I go down in mg I am 55 years old
I had gall bladder removed 18 months ago and now keep being told I'm taking kidney infections and maybe kidney stones. Are these linked ?
Ihave been waking up very bloated and it carries on throughout the day. So I switched up my diet to mainly fruits::Veg.When I eat I instantly bloat too?
I saw on drug interaction site that I should not take cipro and celexa together, but i was prescribed cipro for a uti. Is this safe?
I had my gallbladder out 4 weeks ago, today I took paracetamol and codeine, after few hours I had severe upper back pain and nausea, is it related?
I am experiencing swollen abdomen, abdominal pain (all over) (worsened by: after meal) (severity: moderate) (quality: throbbing sensation) , diffi... along w CT scan shows retroperitoneal & portacaval nodes w a tiny periumbilical hernai?
I ALWAYS crave alcohol. I rarely drink it but whenever I do drink it tastes great & calms me. Is this alcoholism? I have family history of alcoholism
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?
Mild kidney liver and pancreas diss function?
My mid back on both sides hurting for 2 weeks abdomen right under chest hurts like I did sit ups but have not. after eating worse. blood work all good?
My serum iron is elevated at 32umol::L and transferrin sat 58% . Could this be haemochromotosis? Would it cause symptoms?
Mom has autoimmune hepatitis, diagnosed from food. Is it possible for her to eventually stop taking mycophenolate if her liver lab tests are normal?
My liver enzymes are high from my lab work this morning. AST 51, ALT 216 and Alca... 211. Gallbladder::Lots of gravel like stones removed 4 days ago. Should I be concerned?!
Nippingpain below sternum::Left upper stomachfew mins daily 8 months with 3 monthbreak.Vague discomfort & bloating. 40mgOmeprazole for 8w not working?
Pain radiates down under rt ribs. Antacids didn't help. Taking Prilosec with no heartburn in weeks. Also experiencing diarrhea and some nausea. This is not the first time I've experienced this pain. Normally lasts 5-10 min. Longer this time.
Pain in upper right side of rib cage for two weeks. Not constant & Worsens with certain movements. Could this be my liver or costochondritis?
PH AND REDUCING SUBSTANCES, STOOL TEST: Stool pH: 5.99 Reducing Substances 1+ (0.5 g::Dl) please help i have bloating constipation burping symptoms?
Pancritis with mass-like inside head.acute pain 2mths w::Symptms no jaundice, can pain stop & mass still be of possible pre or malign tumor?
Please tell me what is the difference between interferon gamma with interferon gamma 1b?
Right abdomen ultrasound results demonstrates diffuse increase in hepatic echotexture relative to normal. Fatty liver infiltrated. What does this mean?
Recently I have had problems with abdominal bloating and it is only my stomach area i keep getting asked if i am pregnant but i am not blood test confirmed negative there is some discomfort along with it and a little bit of pain what do i need to do ?
RA factor,ANA positive with polyarthritis ACCP negative and polyclonal hypergammaglobulinaemia. whats the diagnosis?
Stabbing pain in middle back right side. Woke me up in middle of the night. Also tender abdominal pain on right side. ?
Should i worry on alt 45 and ast of 65?
Splenic cyst, 16-17cm, no other symptoms, extensive bloodwork, no parasitic infection, no malignancy, can't conclude if hydatid or of what kind. ?
Take zantac once a day for a month now past week been feeling bloated and nausea am I messing up my stomach acid to much?
Upper abdominal pain between my belly button and chest. Been going on 3 days along with diarrhea. What could this be?
What can I do about stomach bloating? I feel full even though I didn't eat a big meal. Prunes helped a little. What Can I take? Stomach hurts too.
What would cause only ALT and AST to rise but normal bilirubin, albumin, GGT, LDH etc.... ALL other enzymes are normal. Started 1 month ago. ?
WBC 40-60, alt=55, ast=39, white blood cell count 3.7, hysterectomy 3months ago and kidney infection 3 weeks ago--do I have another infection?
What can I do about PMS bloating. Nothing I've tried works. If I drink more or I drink less nothing works. Fibre, exercise, everything makes it worse?
Why is igm elevated in primary biliary cirrhosis (cholangitis)?
What is the intrahepatic biliary radicles are not dilated?
Please tell it means normal report or some problem is there.