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Doctor insights on: Abdominal Bloating Symptoms

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I have been having abdominal cramps, acid reflux symptoms, abdominal bloating and gas after eating along with soft stools.

I have been having abdominal cramps, acid reflux symptoms, abdominal bloating and gas after eating along with soft stools.

Many possibilities: This should be evaluated. It is likely something simple and you could try over the counter Omeprazole. But you may need special blood and stool testing to rule out ailments such as Celiac disease ...Read more

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My sister is 16 yrs old. She has frequent urination, missed periods and abdominal bloating. Ovarian cancer? These symptoms will not go away.

My sister is 16 yrs old. She has frequent urination, missed periods and abdominal bloating. Ovarian cancer?  These symptoms will not go away.

Need to be seen: Assuming she is not pregnant (and a home pregnancy test is inexpensive and accurate), a physical exam and possibly an ultrasound should help with the diagnosis. Cancer is unusual but not impossible in a 16 y/o, but non cancer cysts in the ovaries and many other disorders can give similar symptoms. ...Read more

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How to tell if abdominal bloating (lower stomach) is due to gas or fluid buildup? Causes? No other symptoms

How to tell if abdominal bloating (lower stomach) is due to gas or fluid buildup? Causes? No other symptoms

Probably gas: At this age fluid build up is unlikely unless you have some serious illness. See your local pharmacist something for gas. If symptoms persist see your doctor.I hope this helps. If you still have any concern about this contact me on my Virtual Practice at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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I had abdominal bloating/fatigue/feeling full quickly about a week ago. Next began pain in my mid back, that has gotten worse. No urinary symptoms. ?

I had abdominal bloating/fatigue/feeling full quickly about a week ago. Next began pain in my mid back, that has gotten worse. No urinary symptoms. ?

ER NOW: Your symptoms are suggestive of either gllbladder disease or pancreatic/stomch illnbess and requires immediate evaluation, ultrasound, blood testing and possibly a CT scan. Pleae go directly to the ER. ...Read more

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Period stop 5 mos ago. Had unprotected sex & stomach bloated since last month. No pregnancy symptoms except abdominal bloating. Am i pregnant?

Can do preg. test: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. However, 5 months is no longer early pregnancy! a urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. If the test is negative, a primary care or an ob-gyn doctor can evaluate to see what is happening (must find out the cause of the "bloating"). ...Read more