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A 19-year-old female asked:

I have frequent stabbing pain just below sternum in upper abdomen. also regularly get bloated and had changes in bowel habbits-casue? 19yr old female

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Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Bloated: If bowel changes are hard stool then your symptoms could be from constipation. Take a stool softener for a few days and see if you improve.

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