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Lower abdominal bloating, gurgling & pain, feeling like pooping after I use the restroom, flatulence & frequent urination. What may be wrong?

Lower abdominal bloating, gurgling & pain, feeling like pooping after I use the restroom, flatulence & frequent urination. What may be wrong?

Unexplained symptoms: Multiple unexplained symptoms can be quite concerning. Some answers are obtainable through healthtap but multiple unexplained symptoms with the inability to ask questions or examine is not safe. If the symptoms have been going for a while and been reviewed with a physician a second opinion could be warranted. If they are new and concerning to you, you should seek care from a medical professional. ...Read more

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Lower abdominal bloating, gurgling and pain, feeling like pooping after I use the restroom, flatulence and frequent urination. What may be wrong?

Lower abdominal bloating, gurgling and pain, feeling like pooping after I use the restroom, flatulence and frequent urination. What may be wrong?

IBS: 30's male with abdominal pain, bloating, frequent stools, urination, ; flatulence likely has ibs. Frequent urination suggests autonomic nervous system parasympathetic hyperactivity. I have seen this constellation of symptoms in male extreme sports enthusiasts with pelvic trauma ; who incurred sacroiliac joint subluxation. Parasympathetics exit foramina. Sympathetic nerves origin in ganglia. ...Read more

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Diarrhea off/on for past few weeks. For last week it has been frequent, watery, pale/yellow along with loud gurgling abdominal sounds & cramps/pain.

Diarrhea off/on for past few weeks. For last week it has been frequent, watery, pale/yellow along with loud gurgling abdominal sounds & cramps/pain.

Exam: See your MD and give your history and have an exam. Be prepared to send off a stool sample. Keep a dietary record. All the best. ...Read more

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I just had a baby two months ago and this is my first real period since I delivered my daughter. I'm having severe abdominal pain & gurgling sensation?

I just had a baby two months ago and this is my first real period since I delivered my daughter. I'm having severe abdominal pain & gurgling sensation?

Pain: The pain is likely from your cycle and it is safe to take Ibuprofen for pain even if you are breast feeding. The abdominal gurgling is likely from your GI system. All the best. If you have excessive bleeding see your doctor. ...Read more

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Explosive diarrhea with undigested food. Gas. Left lower abdominal pain gurgling in stomach and feels like rectum. 1 week?

Explosive diarrhea with undigested food. Gas. Left lower abdominal pain gurgling in stomach and feels like rectum. 1 week?

Explosive diarrea: Hello ~ text book description of GIARDIASIS, intestinal infection by Giardia Lamblia. Go to GP and get request to go for stool Microscopy and culture. The G lamblia has a very characteristic appearance under microscope and is easily diagnosed and do Giardia EIA test to confirm diagnosis. Rx is FLAGYL 250mg tid x 5 days ...Read more

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My abdomen gurgles everyday especially at night regardless of whether I ate or not. It always scares me, is it normal to occur every day often?

My abdomen gurgles everyday especially at night regardless of whether I ate or not. It always scares me, is it normal to occur every day often?

Stomach gurgles: May be gastritis, reflux or food intolerences like dairy or gluten or soy. You could try avoiding milk products /cheeses for 2-3 days and see if it makes a difference. Follow up with doc and allergist who can test for food sensitivities. ...Read more

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I have a continuous gurgling noise coming from the right side of my abdomen that comes and goes away with a few seconds in between each gurgle. Is there something wrong? The noise comes from an area that is eight inches away from my stomach

I have a continuous gurgling noise coming from the right side of my abdomen that comes and goes away with a few seconds in between each gurgle. Is there something wrong? The noise comes from an area that is eight inches away from my stomach

Peristalsis: This isn't necessarily abnormal. Those sounds are intestinal contents and air passing through the intestinal tract. Concern would be raised only if you have associated cramping, aching, abnormal bloating, vomiting or abnormal bowel movements or inability to pass stool. ...Read more

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Abdominal cramps and gurgling tummy, what to do?

Try this: Ginger can reduce nausea ; upset stomach. You can drink slightly flattened ginger ale or nibble on crystallized ginger. Or pour boiling water over freshly sliced organic ginger ; steep x 5 min in a covered pot. Sip. ...Read more

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Lower abdomen gurgling during period, should I be concerned?

Lower abdomen gurgling during period, should I be concerned?

It is possible: Changes in hormones during period can possibly cause some abdominal sounds. It can sometimes casue diarrhea. Make sure to drink plenty of fluids and rest. ...Read more

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Abdominal pain in upper left quadrant below ribs not constant, associated with gurgling and pressure been goingonforabout three days now?

Abdominal pain in upper left quadrant below ribs not constant, associated with gurgling and pressure been goingonforabout three days now?

Constipated: It could be from constipation or colitis of the colon The stomach sometimes is referred to the left upper quadrant If in colon you get gurgling and pressure so make sure you had a BM Taking fiber and or probiotics may help If it increases in nature see provider ...Read more

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Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling?

Tight sore knot feeling under breastbone. Middle to left of abdomen Gurgling a lot. Rumbling. Uncomfortable feeling?

Gastritis?: Could be an irritation of your stomach or duodenum. Try Prilosec OTC, avoid acidy foods, caffeine, and spicy foods, and if it doesn't improve in 3-4 days, have your doctor check it out. ...Read more

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I have abdominal cramp/pain my stomach is gurgling. I'm just in a lot of pain for about 6 days now could it be gastritis?

I have abdominal cramp/pain my stomach is gurgling. I'm just in a lot of pain for about 6 days now could it be gastritis?

Sure, but...: ...Not all bad things that occur in the abdomen are due to GI pathology, but gastritis is certainly on your list of possibilities. Remember, the abdomen includes many organ systems (gi tract, liver/biliary/pancreas, renal/urologic, gynecologic, vascular, etc.)--any one of which can cause your symptoms. ...Read more

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Lower abdomen tender and when I lay flat and press it's tender makes gurgling noises and hurts worse right side below right rib cage no appendix?

Lower abdomen tender and when I lay flat and press it's tender makes gurgling noises and hurts worse right side below right rib cage no appendix?

Bad gallbladder: Fever, vomiting, pain in belly, usually right sided, bloating, belching, worse after eating fatty (or other) foods, getting worse over time, several weeks to months, and family history are all symptoms of a bad gallbladder. Hydrate, avoid fatty foods while waiting for your doc visit, diagnostic testing, and/or surgery date. Take a friend with you to appointments. Be well. ...Read more

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M/22. Have a long lump in lower right abdomen. Not visible, doesn't hurt, and is movable and gurgles when pressed. Is this colon or appendix cancer?

M/22. Have a long lump in lower right abdomen. Not visible, doesn't hurt, and is movable and gurgles when pressed. Is this colon or appendix cancer?

Neither: It is highly unlikely that you have either appendix or colon cancer. You are probably pressing on the cecum and ascending colon the liquid stool is making the sound. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. ...Read more

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I've been woken up (1am) with pain spread through my lower chest/upper abdomen And severe nausea. There is loud growling/gurgling and "hunger pains"?

I've been woken up (1am) with pain spread through my lower chest/upper abdomen And severe nausea. There is loud growling/gurgling and "hunger pains"?

Acute dyspepsia.: This acute finding could be one of a few things, and management will really depend on how today goes. This could simply be heartburn from something you ate last night - perhaps too large a meal or too late eating. Could be a gastroenteritis beginning, and if so vomiting and diarrhea may follow. If you start vomiting a lot or have bad diarrhea, see a local doctor right away. ...Read more

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I've had constant, non-stop stomach rumbling/gurgling for the last 4 days. Its located in my upper left abdomen just under my heart. What could it be?

I've had constant, non-stop stomach rumbling/gurgling for the last 4 days. Its located in my upper left abdomen just under my heart. What could it be?

Stress: It sounds more likely that you have stress and subsequent swallowing of air which will give you more bloating, cramping, and passing gas. If you can resolve your stressful issues you can also resolve your symptom ...Read more

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I am a 23 yr old female and I am not pregnant. I feel weird gurgles/movements in my stomach/abdominal quite frequently. Is this normal?

Could be.: If these sensations are not accompanied by other symptoms or signs and have been present for a long time, they are just your gut doing what it should be doing... ...Read more

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I am a 23 yr old female and I am not pregnant. I feel weird gurgles/movements in my stomach/abdominal quite frequently. Is this normal?

I am a 23 yr old female and I am not pregnant. I feel weird gurgles/movements in my stomach/abdominal quite frequently. Is this normal?

Could be.: Gurgling sounds / movement without other signs or symptoms present for long periods of time is benign. If you keep a log you may be able to identify a pattern to the madness. ...Read more