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Dr. Ahmed Hasan

Gastroenterology
PA
40 years experience

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Gastroenterology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

15 Answers
9 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
You should rule out Gall bladder disease as the pain is in right upper quadrant and he has bloating. He /she should see a gastroenterologist for furth... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Selective Cox 2 inhibitors are tolerated much better than plain NSAIDs. So you may be able to tolerate them better. You have to make sure that you do ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
I think colonoscopy is much better diagnostically as well as therapeutically. The reason being that if you find a polyp during colonoscopy you can rem... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Sometimes people get these symptoms after infectious gastroenteritis and its called post infection IBS. The colonoscopy is a good idea as you are 49 y... Read More
A 74-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Gastritis can be from an infection by H.Pylori which needs treatment. I am assuming that was negative as you did not mention it. Gastritis can also be... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
You immediately need to see a doctor or be evaluated at an emergency facility. You are describing severe abdominal pain worse on even moving. If this ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Must be biopsy of what looked like a polyp to the endoscopist. Biopsy is most likely pieces of hyperplastic polyp. Meaning a benign lesion. Nothing to... Read More
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
No mention of a stent in your information. Usually if ERCP is performed for CBD stone and the stone is removed, with a normal Cholangiogram,no stent i... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Yes if the reflux is chronic and has made a stricture or narrowing of the esophagus. Could also be a condition called eosinophilic esophagitis, which... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Chronic gastritis in absence of H.Pylori could be from NSAIDs or bile reflux from duodenum and not lead to cancer. PPIs have not been associated with ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Period or trauma: She could be having her menstrual period. However if she is on oral contraceptives and does not think that it is her menstrual period and also has pai... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Yes it can be very uncomfortable . You need to have it worked up further to determine if it is something new or long standing. If new, it could be rel... Read More
A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
Diarrhea is an early symptom of COVID and can last for 3 to 5 days. If it has now lasted for 15 days, you need to see a gastroenterologist and rule ou... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmed Hasan
40 years experience
It is a combination of bile and stomach acid. Stomach acid is Hcl. It is corrosive and can cause damage to your esophagus,mouth and teeth. So needs tr... Read More

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Nov 27, 2015
This Thanksgiving, I wanted to share my appreciation for all that you do! Thank you, doctor! :)
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I sincerely THANK YOU!! You were very sweet in your answer.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! thank you Dr Ahmed !
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Thank you for your time!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Karachi, Sind Medical College, Pakistan
Graduated 1982MD
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