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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelenne Tuitt
9 years experience Family Medicine
Abdominal pain: Lower abdominal pain and bloating can be caused by many things. It can be fie to the onset of your menstrual cycle, constipation or dietary intoleranc ... Read More
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Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Constipation : Is one possibility. She can be backed up even though she poops daily. She could also have a digestive issue or food intolerance that causes gas. If it ... Read More
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Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See your doc: Or go to the er, not normal could be small bowel or colon problems or gyn problems if you are a female.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenny Chuu
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Please seek eval: Hi Belicia, Sorry to hear that you have been suffering with those symptoms. Hard to say what is going on without more information but with the combina ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Umbilical hernia: This sounds like a small hernia. Is there pain and/or tenderness? If so, have it checked soon. Can it be pushed back in? If so there is no urgency, bu ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Diastasis recti: The aponeurosis(ligament)that fuses both sides of your abdominal muscles may be weak causing your intestines to protrude. Consult your doctor.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Yes: Mentally imagine the connection, an empty uterus sits in the pelvis. One with a fetus in it grows from there. Usually bulge up to belly button by 20 w ... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Not ok.: He should see a doctor to make sure that he does not have ascites. A symptomatic hernia requires surgical repair, even if he does not have ascites.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Phil Chen
Dr. Phil Chen answered
25 years experience Family Medicine
Many causes: It could be gall badder, stomach, heart or other problems. You better have a doctor check it.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
See Your Doctor: Sorting thru the cause of abdominal pain is like solving a mystery: we compile many "clues" (symptoms, examination findings, lab results, radiologic t ... Read More
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