U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

How can you tell the main syptom differences between stomah

A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
Stomach ulcers: Can give same symptoms. So discuss with your Dr.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
Pain type & location: When i think of an upset stomach, i think of waves of cramping pain in the mid abdomen. Appendicitis may often begin like this, but then "changes", m... Read More
Dr. Paul Vitenas
Cosmetic Surgery 39 years experience
Appendicitis: An upset stomach usually occurs in the epigastrium or upper mid abdomen. Appendicitis usually starts with right lower quadrant abdominal pain. It usu... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
General Practice 19 years experience
Eat something...: If you have hunger pangs, put something in your stomach. Generally when you feel hungry, you will feel it in your upper abdomen. Choose something easy... Read More
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Timing: The timing with regard to food ingestion will give you the answer. If it is relieved in up to about half an hour after eating or having a snack it is ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cesar Sturla
Internal Medicine 35 years experience
Yes: Depends on the clinical characteristics of the pain, the physical exam and the levels of certain enzymes in your blood.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Sometimes it is: Difficult, if not impossible, to tell the difference, even for experienced clinicians. Because abdominal pain can be caused by literally hundreds of ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Venkata Vallury
Pediatrics 43 years experience
Diarrhea: the only way to differentiate is by doing stool culture, usually salmonella the stool contains mucus and blood where as viral diarrhea is just watery.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Yen
Pediatric Gastroenterology 20 years experience
Location: Pain location with acid reflux is typically in mid-lower chest, and has a burning quality. Pain from stomach ulcers will localize in the upper abdomen... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
One can cause..: The other. A stomach virus that leads to vomiting, poor intake, diarrhea can lead to someone getting behind in fluids (dehydration). A stomach bug of... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Generalized: Symptoms such as fever and generalized weakness may accompany viral infections. Upper gi symptoms, such as nausea or vomiting may be present as well. ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
There are a number: of potential causative agents for food poisoning including viruses (Norovirus, Rotovirus and Hepatitis A). Food poisoning can be caused by bacteria (E... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership