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how can i know if my abdomen is swollen?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
It would be: expanded.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

My abdomen is swollen and I have posterior prolapse. Is this normal?

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Sometimes women with: A rectocele (posterior prolapse) also have other bowel problems like ibs or constipation which can cause bloating. You should make sure your doctor(s) know about this.
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A 19-year-old female asked:

My right abdomen is swollen i feel like a swollen organ if i press down & my rib hurts like if it's swollen or bruised ! any ideas what it could be ?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
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Possibilities: The right upper abdomen contains muscle, liver, gall bladder, and intestine. The discomfort could emanate from problems with any of these. If this symptom persists, an examination by your physician is indicated.

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