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Strong left abdominal pain after surg abortion. Took 4 azithromycin and 3 days 500mg metronidazole. What is causing this pain? Night sweats as well.

Strong left abdominal pain after surg abortion. Took 4 azithromycin and 3 days 500mg metronidazole. What is causing this pain? Night sweats as well.

Call your doc!: Moderate to severe pain with night sweats is not normal. Please call the doctor that did the procedure now. If you cannot reach the doc, go to the ER. Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Is it normal to have abdominal pain 5 weeks after the abortion?

Is it normal to have abdominal pain 5 weeks after the abortion?

Short answer is yes: If your pain is increasing or doesn't subside soon, then you need to see your gyn. Hopefully, you were encouraged to have a follow-up appointment scheduled after your abortion. You should be seen 4 to 6 weeks out to make sure you are healing well. Read more

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Lower abdominal pain 12 days after surgical abortion. Bleeded normally for few days. Now no bleeding just pain started today?

Lower abdominal pain 12 days after surgical abortion. Bleeded normally for few days. Now no bleeding just pain started today?

Possible infection?: At 12 days post abortion the most important question to answer is "is there an infection in the uterus? " some physicians would treat empirically, others would do culture. It is important because intra-uterine infections could lead to pelvic abscess and/or infertility. Read more

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I have recently been feeling sharp rib pains, abdominal pain&generic stomach ache. Why is this? (Could it be abortion related as I had one in December)

I have recently been feeling sharp rib pains, abdominal pain&generic stomach ache. Why is this? (Could it be abortion related as I had one in December)

See a doc: Very hard for a real doctor to sort out abdominal pain issues on a virtual consult. Please go to an urgent care center or ER, or your doctor and have this looked into, ok? Read more

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What leads to upper abdominal pain?

What leads to upper abdominal pain?

Many things: Could ne ulcer or gastritis which is inflamed stomach could be reflux or gallbladder problem diet and anti acid different test including upper endoscopy could clear the confusion. Read more

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Upper abdominal pain, what is there?

Upper abdominal pain, what is there?

Lots: Literally-- esophagus, stomach, colon, pancreas, gallbladder, spleen, diaphragm. Occasionally even lung/ cardiac issues can masquerade as abdominal pain. Need more specifics I'm afraid. Read more

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What are causes of upper abdominal pain?

Many possibilities..: Possible causes of upper abdominal pain include gallbladder disease, ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome, intestinal cancer, etc. I advise you to see your doctor for further evaluation including a thorough medical history, physical examination, blood tests, and possible ultrasound, ct scan, or even upper endoscopy, depending on the above information. Read more

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What are the causes of upper abdominal pain?

What are the causes of upper abdominal pain?

Watch your diet: Abdominal pain upper right or left could indicate gallbladder disease it depend on if the pain is associated with food it can be caused by constipation as well watch your bowel movement it can be caused by irritable bowel syndrome that can cause bloating and pain secondary to spasm in the intestine triggered by food or stress. Read more

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What is abdominal epigastric pain radiating for?

What is abdominal epigastric pain radiating for?

Peptic disease: Pyloprospasm (spasm of valve between stomach and duodenum), peptic ulcer disease or pancreatic issues. Try mylanta or Prilosec and if not better, then see your physician. Read more

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What can cause upper abdominal pain?

Many, many things.: Upper abdominal pain can be caused by a variety of things. Infections, ulcers, GERD, heart attacks, etc......abdominal pain that does not go away is something you should really go see a doc about. Read more

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Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Right upper abdominal pain for weeks?

Depends: Without knowing more, it is difficult to say what the cause is, however it can be related to your gallbladder (gallstones) or stomach (ulcer disease). You should contact your pcp to gather more information and possibly run some tests like an ultrasound. Read more

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What to do for upper abdominal pain!?

Abdominal pain: There are numerous causes of abdominal pain. Best bet is to see your doctor to help sort it out. Read more

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What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

What could be causing upper abdominal pain?

Many: Need more history and information. Possibilities would be heartburn from reflux, stomach inflammation (gastritis), stomach ulcer, gallbladder, pancreatitis, and other possibilities. Would need to see a doctor for an examination. Read more

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What should I take for upper abdominal pain?

Find cause 1st-C MD: Many different diseases can cause abdominal pain, some mild, others serious. It is impossible to make even an educated guess without better-understanding the type, duration, and frequency of your pain; what brings it on, what relieves it; your age, sex, past history; physical examination findings; results of supportive tests which may include blood tests +/- x-rays. We can only do this in-person. Read more

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Really bad upper abdominal pain what to do??

Really bad upper abdominal pain what to do??

See a doctor: There are many potential causes: gallbladder, pancreatitis, reflux, gastritis, ulcers. .. if you are having severe pain you should see a doctor urgently or go to the ER if you cannot wait. Delaying medical attention might lead to complications. Good luck! Read more

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I'm having upper abdominal pain. Need help, 911?

Can't help: Unless more detail. If pain is severe go to the emergency department for work-up. If not so severe, see your pcp and in either case provide more details. How long have you had this. Is it made worse or better by anything. Is there any associated symptoms etc. Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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