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Abdominal Pain Pelvic Region
Not enough data: Too many possible diagnoses, from benign muscle sprains to severe deadly conditions. Any persistent abdominal or pelvic pain of moderate to severe intensity should be evaluated in person by a physician. Concerning symptoms include fever, nausea and vomiting, cold sweats, distention (bloating), lack of bowel movements or severe diarrhea. These need immediate attention. ...Read more
Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more
Can a CT scan contrast cause abdomen pain and back pain all day long.my husband had a scan for abd nd pelvis. Havin this pain the preceding day.
Had 2 chest/1 abdomen xray and 1 CT abdomen pelvis scan within 2 days to diagnose abdomen pain. Is this too much radiation and should I be worried?
Yes and no: Yes, that is quite a bit of radiation in a short period of time. However, there shouldn't be any significant near-term cause for concern. The main concern is your cumulative radiation dose over time. For future tests, it would be reasonable to talk to your doctor about your concerns, and ask if alternative imaging tests may be acceptable. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I completed natural ivf, embryo transfer26/8/13. After et, I have mild fever until now with back ache near pelvis & lower abdomen pain&burning sensati?
Call: Your ivf doctor and explain. This may be perfectly normal (you don't give a specific temperature) but it could also be problems. You need your doctor to help you with this, not online help. Best! ...Read more
I'm 39 weeks pregnant. Saw my ob mon. Being 1.5 CM dilated. Today i'm having abdominal pain, tightness, and pressure in my pelvic region. Is this labor?
Could be : Obviously you should follow your doctor specific instructions. In general it is time to go to the hospital when contractions are five minutes apart or at least an hour, if your water breaks, or if the baby is moving less than five times per hour. ...Read more
I would like to know, when can I start using weights, i had abdominal surgery (pelvic region) two months ago?
Can you irritate your abdomen by constantly touching and searching for more lipomas? Akways touching and looking for lumps even in pelvic region
No: Not specifically, but why are you fixated on probing yourself for benign cosmetic things like lipomas? Lipomas are of no major consequence ; generally observed. Lipomas can be heredatry and can be multiple in some people ; do not turn into anything bad in the future. ...Read more
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