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symptoms of ulcers in the upper abdomen

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
Can't tell w/info: "might" be liver, gallbladder, stomach, esophagus, lung-base, heart, vascular issue...Or just a muscle ache...Cannot tell at all with limited informat ... Read More

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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Ulcer,Gall bladder: You need to have it checked by your doctor as it may be peptic ulcer, gastritis, h pylori in fection, gall bladder disease.So check with your doctor.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
It may: Depending on where your ulcer is, it may cause pain in the RUQ, and even a gatric ulcer in the LUQ may cause "referred pain" to the other side. Be su ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
It depends,,,,: It depends on if you've got an ulcer or not, but it doesn't seem likely you've got one as you've got discomfort and gas and an ulcer would likely be m ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Consider these...: Recurrent abdominal discomfort is first addressed by accompanying signs/symptoms that may localize the organ involved: bleeding, alteration in period ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
May be ulcer, or not: Upper abdominal pain can be from "acid" pains, such as a stomach ulcer, just gastritis with no ulcer, or reflux (heartburn). Sometimes there is an ulc ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Follow up: Take the medication and take note if you have a benefit, pain improves. Make a follow up appointment with your regular doc to review what happened at ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Correct diagnosis?: Tb of the gastrointestinal tract mostly involves the terminal ileum and caecum. If the DX of tuberculosis is correct based on cultures, going forward ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
23 years experience Anesthesiology
Probably yes: But cardiac nature of the pain should be rule out.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastrin: Markedly elevated gastrin levels can be caused by certain tumors which also can cause multiple peptic ulcers. Milder elevations are caused by lack of ... Read More
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