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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Overview)

Abdominal pain = discomfort of structures between chest & pelvis.


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Right abdominal pain nausea?

Right abdominal pain nausea?

More info?: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder but more info is needed. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more. ...Read more

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Dr. Barry Rosen
3,264 doctors shared insights

Abdominal Pain (Overview)

Abdominal pain = discomfort of structures between chest & pelvis.


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What causes abdominal pain and painful urination?

What causes abdominal pain and painful urination?

Could be Cystitis: Cystitis (urinary bladder inflammation/infection) tend to cause abdominal pain (pressure in lower pelvis) and painful urination (dysuria). It is most commonly caused by bacterial infection and then it is referred to as urinary tract infection. Diagnosis can be made by urinalysis and urine culture. Other causes include kidney stones, urethritis, sexually transmitted diseases and drugs/irritants. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
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Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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Severe abdominal pain?

Severe abdominal pain?

Go to ER: If your abdominal pain is severe or accompanied by any of the following symptoms, see your doctor or go to er asap: -fever -nausea/vomiting unable to keep food down -failure to pass stool -vomiting blood or bloody stools-shortness of breath -painful urination -tenderness to touch -or simply pain not resolving for days. ...Read more

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Left sided abdominal pain constant gastritis?

Could be many things: Depending on the severity, timing and location the pain could be due do food in sensitivities, problems with your gut, kidney problems, constipation or diarrhea to name a few. If the pain is severe, prolonged or just causing significant discomfort, get checked out by your primary care and they can help determine a plan of care. ...Read more

Dr. Craig Wiener Dr. Wiener
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Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain (Checklist)

See your doctor for an evaluation
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Have a pelvic exam
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Have an ultrasound
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Back pain abdominal pain pain below breast bone?

Back pain abdominal pain pain below breast bone?

See your Doctor: This could be a number of issues. It coudl be abdominal, thoracic or spinal in origin. You need to have a complete work up! see your internist first. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain with nausea?

Upper abdominal pain with nausea?

Couple of things..: Gallbladder disease, pancreatitis, peptic ulcer dieases, gastritis, severe reflux can cause your symptoms. Viral gastroenteritis (stomach-bug), irritable bowel can do same as well. If it is severe and rapid onset, it could be pancreatitis/gallbladder disease. If it is better better, then it is a good thing...If getting worse, consult/call doc for instructions... Good luck.. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Go to a physician who is trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Make sure to keep moving, as pain will only get worse
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Consider counseling for coping strategies
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What does it mean to have abdominal pain and black, grainy stools?

Melena?: Black, mushy (tarry), malodorous stools combined with abdominal pain could be related to gastrointestinal bleeding. This would warrant prompt medical evaluation. ...Read more

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How do I treat my abdominal pain caused by ibprufen ?

How do I treat my abdominal pain caused by ibprufen ?

Antacids: Over the counter antacid medication and stopping the Ibuprofen should do the trick. If not, see your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Matt Wachsman Dr. Wachsman
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Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
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Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
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Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
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Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
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Lower left abdominal pain bowel spasm?

Lower left abdominal pain bowel spasm?

Could be: Could also be diverticulitis. Seek evaluation for persistent or worsening symptoms. ...Read more

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Lower abdominal pain, muscle pain, nausea, malaise.

Lower abdominal pain, muscle pain, nausea, malaise.

Stomach flu: Is a viral gastrointestinal infection. There is no effective treatment for this condition. Have a good rest and drink a lot of water. Wash your hands after handling food (the condition is contagious). ...Read more

Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Took Clomid (clomiphene) 50mg (3-7). Now on cd10, having lower abdominal discomfort and painful intercourse. Also feel pain in right ovary. ?

Took Clomid (clomiphene) 50mg (3-7). Now on cd10, having lower abdominal discomfort and painful intercourse. Also feel pain in right ovary. ?

Common: Sounds pretty normal to me depending on how bad the intercourse pain is. Consider checking with the doctor who gives you the clomid (clomiphene). ...Read more

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How is abdominal pain treated?

How is abdominal pain treated?

Find the cause first: There are so many different diseases that can cause abdominal pain. Accordingly, in order to treat the pain, we first have to make a diagnosis. Your first stop should be to your primary care physician's office. They will take a detailed history and examination to help narrow down the causes. Testing will usually follow, which may include labs, ultrasound, ct, and/or endoscopy. ...Read more

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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman Dr. Bassman
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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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Consider seeing a physical therapist
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What causes lower abdominal pain. Bloating?

Many causes: There are many causes for lower abdominal pain. One has to think of organs that are located in the lower belly. Most common causes are colon problems such as ibs, constipation, diverticulitis. In a lady patient ovaries and uterus. Also bladder infection and irritation might cause discomfort. Best to make doctor's appointment to try to sort it out. ...Read more

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Abdominal pains, lower back pain from cystitis?

Abdominal pains, lower back pain from cystitis?

Possible: A urine test at your physician's office can easily detect this. Then, you'll be prescribed an appropriate antibiotic for a few days that should clear it up. ...Read more

Dr. Eric Weisman
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Belly Pain (Definition)

Pain between the ...Read more