Top
20
Doctor insights on: Abdominal Collateral Vein Distention

Share
1

1
What are the common causes of intermittent abdominal bloating/distention?

What are the common causes of intermittent abdominal bloating/distention?

Constipation, etc...: A person who feels bloated (in the tummy) off and on is not normal, especially if the bloating is new. A doctor can evaluate to figure out the cause. Problems can be due to eating things the person cannot digest. Some parasites cause bloating. More serious causes of bloating include a build-up of fluid in the abdomen due to kidney disease, liver problems, heart failure, abdominal cancers, etc... ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Ted King
1,879 doctors shared insights

Veins (Definition)

Veins are thin walled vessels that carry deoxygenated blood ...Read more


3

3
Why might abdominal distention accompany intestinal hypomotility?

Why might abdominal distention accompany intestinal hypomotility?

Gas and contents: in the intestine accumulate rather than emptying at a normal rate, hence distension results from gut hypomotility. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
How do you reduce abdominal distention after a colonoscopy?

How do you reduce abdominal distention after a  colonoscopy?

Time.: Generally the surgeon tries to remove as much air as possible after the exam, but some always remains. This air will pass with time. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
5

5
How to reduce abdomen distention after a laproscopy for removing ovary cyst?

How to reduce abdomen distention after a laproscopy for removing ovary cyst?

Give it time: If it's from trapped air or bloating from your bowel function slowing after the procedure, giving it time will be all that you can do. ...Read more

6

6
How long does take for abdominal distention to go down in adults with celiac disease?

How long does take for abdominal distention to go down in adults with celiac disease?

70% improve in 2 wk: With strict gluten avoidance about 70% of patients will have noticeable improvement in 2 wk. At 4 to 6 wk patient should be evaluated to verify an adequate response to the gluten-free diet and assess adequacy of nutrition despite gluten avoidance. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
Can gas alone cause upper abdominal distention?

Can gas alone cause upper abdominal distention?

Yes: Gas in your intestines can distend the abdomen anywhere in the abdominal cavity. ...Read more

8

8
What is causing my nightly abdominal distention along with burping?

What is causing my nightly abdominal distention along with burping?

Maybe your diet: I would keep a food diary . Do you have it every night? What did you have for dinner the nights you do have it? Food diary may answer these questions and solve your misery. ...Read more

10

10
Should i take gas x or beano for abdominal distention?

Should i take gas x or beano for abdominal distention?

Worth a try: either of these over-the-counter remedies may be worth a try for abdominal distention, although they are unlikely to succeed. If you have persistent distention despite trying these simple remedies, see your doctor. ...Read more

11

11
What causes me to feel bloated and have abdominal distention after eating a lot of pizza?

What causes me to feel bloated and have abdominal distention after eating a lot of pizza?

Grease, lactose: Gas can be caused by foods with a lot of insoluble fiber (roughage), or by lactose intolerance. Also excessively greasy foods can cause gas as well. Rarely, there are abnormal twists (volvulus) of the sigmoid colon which can cause bloating. Lastly, cancerous growths can cause a blockage and bloating of the colon. See your doctor. ...Read more

13

13
I have severe abdominal distention on and off, mainly when I eat too much wheat. Is that celiac?

I have severe abdominal distention on and off, mainly when I eat too much wheat. Is that celiac?

Possibly: Usually symptoms of celiac disease include more intense symptoms like abdominal pain and diarrhea, but in some cases can be milder like abdominal bloating and discomfort. There are blood tests that may help determine if celiac is likely. See your md. ...Read more

14

14
4 year old suspected of pseudo obstruction due to severe abdominal distention. What is the best test for this?

4 year old suspected of pseudo obstruction due to severe abdominal distention. What is the best test for this?

Abdominal x ray: If she has abdominal distention with vomiting , she needs to go to ER for immediate attention . ...Read more

16

16
Abdominal distention all organs feel crushed against ribs, feel full, flank and lower back pains, feels like something is wrapped round lower left rib?

Abdominal distention all organs feel crushed against ribs, feel full, flank and lower back pains, feels like something is wrapped round lower left rib?

See your Physicain : Looks like one of these complaints that is difficult to asses on the net, multiple possibility exist and without a full medical history and physical examination it is not possible to know. ...Read more

17

17
Does dhea supplementation cause weight gain/abdominal bloating and distention in women?

Does dhea supplementation cause weight gain/abdominal bloating and distention in women?

None: Clinical research by dr. Regelson in animals, showed that dhea promoted weight loss in overweight animals even when they ate their usual diet. Dr. Barrett-connor found that lower dhea levels in the blood were associated with increased body mass and impaired glucose tolerance. ...Read more

19

19
Abdominal distention CT "liver 20cm, increased in superior to inferior diameter 2 cm" comp. Ct 2 days prior w/no abdom. Distention. What causes this?

Abdominal distention CT "liver 20cm, increased in superior to inferior diameter 2 cm" comp. Ct 2 days prior w/no abdom. Distention. What causes this?

Can't answer: How far apart were the ct scans? Why did you have them? Was contrast given? Too many unknowns. One possibility is that there was no real change and the measurement was in error. Hopefully, the ct report offers some information on why there was an apparent change. ...Read more

20

20
Extreme abdominal distention episodes. No distention on CT (no air, fluid, or distended bowel...Nothing). What could cause this confusing result?

Extreme abdominal distention episodes. No distention on CT (no air, fluid, or distended bowel...Nothing). What could cause this confusing result?

Chameleons vs Static: Humans change status. 2 issues: (1) like most medical tests, only issues present at moment of the test show; not previous or future issues. (2) the range of "normal" (as defined by medical industry: the central 96% of usual) is huge. I have seen many examples of radiologists calling images normal when the issue is quite visible within the images. Get ; examine the images yourself with assistance. ...Read more