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pulsating upper left abdomen

A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Left upper: Left upper abdominal discomfort can be caused by gas trapped in the colon or colon inflammation, by spleen pathology, by inflammation of part of the s ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ira Friedlander
42 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
There are a number: of different potential sources for the sensation you are experiencing including GI, vascular, musculoskeletal and nervous. At your age this is unlikel ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
39 years experience Gastroenterology
Lots possible...: Anatomically, the left upper quadrant (luq) of abdomen includes: spleen, pancreatic tail, stomach, descending duodenum, splenic flexure of the colon, ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Many things.: If this has been going on for a while - weeks to months - i'd get it checked out by your doc. It could be a muscle strain, pain in the cartilage or m ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
14 years experience Family Medicine
Few things.: You have muscles in-between the ribs, under the ribs (diaphragm). Irritation of the stomach (gastritis) could sometimes feel like upper l abdomen pai ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rafael Lugo
28 years experience General Surgery
Can be: Correct. This can be the spleen. Can also be stomach. Requires work up.
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
I would suspect: an inflammatory process has been going on such as gastritis or esophagitis or some other digestive problems depending on your history. See a doctor fo ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
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Gas pain: Have a suppositary/ fleets enema. If no significant releif even with significant bowel and gas passage....Seek medical help.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Vague history: You have given a vague history. It seems that you have pain all over the abdomen but it is important to know what brings the pain on what relieves it ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Catherine Spratt turner
33 years experience Family Medicine
IBS and pain: IBS can cause diffuse pain because the bowels are so big in the abdominal cavity.
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