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A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Thomas Buehner
39 years experience in Infectious Disease
Yes sir: this is probably nothing however you will not know unless you get your physician to say that after checking you out. I don't like to miss diagnoses d ... Read More
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A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gabriel Purice
14 years experience in Internal Medicine
Why: Are they considering colonoscopy? I think they should start w/ u with a right upper abdominal/ liver/ gallbladder ultrasound to rule out gallstones/ l ... Read More
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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience in General Surgery
Functional disorder : Sounds like you may have a functional disorder that is difficult to diagnose. May need a sitz marker study, or even defecography. Additionally, anal-r ... Read More
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Possibly: As the scope is advanced and air placed in the colon some degree of stretch and distortion can occur putting tension and possibly tearing adhesions in ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
54 years experience in Rheumatology
May be diverticuliti: this suggests that you might have diverticulitis. Is a little pouches they come out of your large intestine. Your physician can help evaluate you or h ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Thomae
Specializes in General Surgery
Stretch "nerves": There are few true pain nerves to the intestines..... the intestines react to stretching or distension. You would perceive that as nausea and pain af ... Read More
A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. PETER Stanfield
45 years experience in Psychiatry
Pain: Reduce the amount of fat to decrease the chances of pain and bloating when you have no gallblader or take bile products as rx by your doctor; reduce t ... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Scott Beard
24 years experience in Urogynecology
Yes common: Try adds- powerade, coolaid, gatorade , lemon aid. Brat diet -bananas, rice apples toast. Talk to doc in am i not tolerating.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes it should hurt: A little but it should get better fairly soon.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Need more info: If the pain is in the area of the stomach and you were bearing down hard to move your bowels, then it could be that in the process of bearing down you ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Sucher
25 years experience in Trauma Surgery
Not typical: There is nothing in particular that would cause this. Unless you are actively pushing the gas out and thus having pain from your incision sites.
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
NO IT WILL NOT: No incisional hernia will not cause nausea, bloating and constipation.
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A 85-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not really: Would return to your surgeon and review the situation with him.
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
IBS: Irritable bowel syndrome with passage of mucus and alternating constipation and diarrhea may be the problem. Other possibilities include lactose or g ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Marx
47 years experience in Pain Management
More Info: How much? How fast? What were you eating. How long afterwards, any other symptoms like heartburn, diarrhea, are also important. Anything modify the sy ... Read More
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Imran Saeed
18 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Depends....: If the pain is mild and getting better then its normal. If the pain is getting worse along with abdominal distention and fevers then thats a problem. ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience in Cardiac Electrophysiology
With this: combination of symptoms it will be hard to pinpoint a potential diagnosis without an examination and perhaps some lab work. See a local health care pr ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
?spastic colon: Your intestines could be spasming after passing hard stool.Ibs aka irritable bowel syndrome can cause cramping in the lower abdomen. It can be severe. ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Sari Nabulsi
Specializes in Pediatrics
Normal: thos pain is normal. Make sure no vomiting
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience in Wound care
Ulcers? constipation: Ulcers, constipation, pancreatitis, diverticulitis, splenic (rare), gallbladder.. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything ma ... Read More
A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Please clarify...: Have you been recently diagnosed with an incarcerated hernia (if so, get it fixed ASAP), has your hernia recently been repaired (if so, call your surg ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
42 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Get hold of your --: Surgeon to see what needs to be done next. Go with his advise.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Sucher
25 years experience in Trauma Surgery
See a doc: You have symptoms that are consistent with an inflammatory bowel disorder. This is a very generic description and is not a diagnosis. The best thing t ... Read More
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