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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Possible gas pains: Sharp, jabbing abdominal pains may be due to stomach or intestinal gas entrapment. However a gastroenterologist should be consulted to rule out p ... Read More

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A male asked:
Dr. Eric Weisman
35 years experience in Neurology
More information: Are you on or did you recently stop any medication? How old are you? Do you have any medical conditions ? Are you running a fever? Did you get hit by ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
More info needed: More description of your symptoms are needed in order to advise you. Where in the abdomen are the pains located? Lower abdominal pains may be intestin ... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Schuller
44 years experience in Family Medicine
See your Dr.: You need this worked up asap. It can vary from an ulcer perforating to liver disease.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrea Brand
Specializes in Family Medicine
See a doctor: The varied symptoms and fever suggest an infection. Suggest seeing a doctor ASAP.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Maybe SIBO: Lots of possibilites. Maybe something you are eating diagrees w/you and you can eliminate it. A more remote possibility is sibo, small intestine bac ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Erin Robertson
18 years experience in General Practice
How fast is "fast"?: No fever? If you are an athlete with a baseline heart rate in the 40-50s (or not but in the 60-70s) and now you are pumping at a rate in the 90s or mo ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Gallbladder vs ulcer: Right upper quadrant pain makes us think of gallbladder issues, whether due to stones or infection. However, gastritis ; ulcers can also manifest as R ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Define "hunger pang": Sensation of hunger is related to contractions of stomach muscles, that lead to hunger pangs once they become severe. Are triggered by hormone Ghrelin ... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Stomachache : Being constipated can cause most of your symptoms but not the weight loss. However, a stomachache in the upper abdomen that shoots to back, weight los ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Rochester
25 years experience in Family Medicine
Yes: However if all of this is related to Gerd, then use of over-the-counter treatments for Gerd should relieve your symptoms. If not, please see your doct ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience in Pediatrics
Nausea: Your symptoms may be due to gastroesophageal reflux. See a gastroenterologist for evaluation and therapy.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience in Gastroenterology
Maybe gallbladder..: Or other. Symptoms in that area can be seen with gallbladder problems, ulcers, liver issues, kidney stones, other. Check with md.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
Emergency: Black stools strongly suggest an upper GI bleed possibly from an ulcer. Go to the ER immediately. If you are bleeding it is a medical emergency.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joel See
Dr. Joel See answered
18 years experience in Pain Management
Need to get checked: Cardiac and gastric causes most likely, and these could be serious. Need to go to physican for eval. Stop Ibuprofen right away.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Rasak
32 years experience in Cardiology
Recommend a ER visit: your s/s can be either cardiac or GI. the safest thing is to go to ER and get an ECG. Especially while your having symptoms. If the ECG shows changes ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience in Internal Medicine
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed .You need a full exam and blood work. Esp ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Armas-Kolostroubis
34 years experience in Internal Medicine
Go to the ER: Nausea, vomiting and right upper quadrant pain may be due to gallstones which may require immediate medical attention. Go to the ER
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Bates
7 years experience in Family Medicine
Go see your doc: Itching all over the body with upper belly pain may be a sign of bile obstruction from gallbladder disease or from occlusion of the bile ducts by some ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
34 years experience in General Surgery
See your doctor: Does this happen with all foods, or certain ones? Does pain happen right away with eating or does it take a few hours to occur? Any other symptoms su ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Chest pain: Don't know your age. However, if you are having significant chest pain - recommend prompt assessment.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience in Family Medicine
Add NAC and MediClay: It sounds like you might have a gastrointenstinal virus, commonly called the "stomach flu." expect nausea, vomiting and possibly diarrhea. Work to sta ... Read More
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