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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, is not pregnant, and is normally in good health, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever ... Read More

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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, is not pregnant, and is normally in good health, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually has fever ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience in Pain Management
Belly pain: This really depends on what the cause is. Without this info advise would not be appropriate - if you do not know the cause then please see your doctor ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
More information: More information is needed in order to make a differential diagnosis of your abdominal discomfort. Many possibilities come into consideration. One ha ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Owens
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Unsure: This could be a number of things and really needs to be evaluated in a doctor's office.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marilynn Frederiksen
46 years experience in Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Pain: Abdominal pain is tough to diagnose without examining the one who has it. Common causes of pain after an abortion include: an intrauterine infection o ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience in Urgent Care
Beware : Could be an infection. Could be appendicitis. If it's that severe i would get checked out at the hospital.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
31 years experience in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
A lot of things: Pain in this area can be caused by many things. You will need to see your doctor. He/she will take a good history of your pain, ie its location, is it ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Burns
36 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Too little: Information to venture any kind of guess. Add some more specifics like type of pain, onset, duration, associated symptoms and re-post. Only then cou ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Denk
19 years experience in General Surgery
Depends where it is: There are lots of potential causes of abdominal pain depending on where it's located in the abdomen, if it's associated with eating or not, and other ... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gabriel Goren
57 years experience in General Surgery
Yes, : You should especially if it gets worse, start vomiting and start running a fever. It is always good to be on the safe side!
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: Yes it sounds like that avoid greasy and spicy food tame medication from OTC and try to avoid stress . See your doctor
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A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: Abdominal pains and stool changes can be from many different causes. Infection with "stomach flu" viruses is a common cause. Other causes include eati ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Sound like: infectious gastroenteritis, caused by virus or bacteria. Other possibilities are ulcerative colitis, amebic colitis, and serious bacterial infection ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
Doctor can evaluate: In that area are the liver, gall bladder, part of the stomach, small intestine, etc... If symptoms are bothersome, recurrent, or unusual, a primary ca ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience in Family Medicine
Cannot Answer: An alternative to what? You must know why you are having belly pain before you treat it. So you would not be chossing an alternative until you knew t ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Not usually: That is an unlikely cause unless you can specifically relate it to an injury. If it does not quickly resolve, have it evaluated.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Go to ER: This sounds like a medical emergency. Rush to the ER to get checked out.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Usually a few: Hours, if it is acute appendicitis. But your pain could be from other sources, such as kidney stones, crohn's disease, bowel cancer. So see your doc ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
24 years experience in Wound care
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 bette ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See your doctor: Pain that severe needs to be worked up by your doctor in person. He/she will listen to you, perform an examination and possibly order some tests to s ... Read More
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Pappachen
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
UTI: Symptoms are very suspicious for this. I would recommend a urine culture and some antibiotics, empirically. Get with GYN and/or primary ASAP.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Cloud
40 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Probably upper GI: The most likely thing is pylorospasm spasm of valve between stomach and duodenum, but peptic ulcer disease, pancreatic disease and gallbladder issues ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor...: I would worry about an umbilical hernia, urachal cyst, pelvic infection, bowel obstruction, ovarian problem, etc. You can get better list from a d ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bryan Kurtz
33 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get evaluated: You need to be examined to see what's going on. You may also need an ultrasound.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Cannot diagnose: You need a full detailed evaluation from a doctor who can examine you, obtain a full history and do whatever tests that seem necessary. Go soon and ho ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Need to see doctor: If the abdominal pain is severe, you have fever, nausea or vomiting then you need to be seen immediately in an er. Otherwise schedule a visit for an e ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Belly bloating: There are lots of reasons for abdominal discomfort & bloating, & not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be p ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience in Pain Management
Appendix: That is where your appendix is, and you should consider going to get evaluated now. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/appendicitis/ds00274.

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