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Can stress cause gastrointestinal problems you never had before? i have a lot of stress and have several stomach pains and discomfort.before i wasfine

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Dr. Cornelius Dooley
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology 37 years experience
Possibly: Yes, stress can bring on abdominal pain and bowel habit changes; however, if the symptoms are significant and continue, you should see your doctor;
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