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Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more


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What can cause constant upper abdominal pain that disappears after vomiting. It has only happened once?

What can cause constant upper abdominal pain that disappears after vomiting. It has only happened once?

Nonspecific: There could be many things and it is a complex problem that cannot be effectively solved in this forum. If it only happened once, it may be appropriate to wait and see if it ever happens again. Could have been related to something you ate. If you're worried, see your primary care for a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I'm having left upper abdominal pain I have been vomiting almost every time I eat I have diahrrea 90% in the middle of eating or right after?

I'm having left upper abdominal pain I have been vomiting almost every time I eat I have diahrrea 90% in the middle of eating or right after?

Gastroenteritis: Also known as a stomach bug. If you are getting dehydrated or see blood in your stool or when you vomit you should go to the emergency room or your doctors office. You may need to get fluids through an IV or possibly antibiotics. If symptoms seem to be getting better you may be able to wait it out if fluids stay down. ...Read more

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I have chronic pancreatitis and I have been having a lot of upper abdominal pain and vomiting. What to do?

I have chronic pancreatitis and I have been having a lot of upper abdominal pain and vomiting. What to do?

Pancreatitis: Pancreatitis can be acute or chronic, however the underlying cause is very important. Alcohol can cause pancreatitis. Gallstones can cause pancreatitits. There are several other causes. Take friend or family with you to your doctor to understand the cause of your pancreatitis. Ercp or other imaging of your bile and pancreatic duct need to be done. Vomiting and fever means go to er. Be well. ...Read more

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I've had reach recent chronic upper abdominal pain for years. Currently going through a bout lasting 7 weeks. No vomiting, no diarrheal.?

I've had reach recent chronic upper abdominal pain for years. Currently going through a bout lasting 7 weeks. No vomiting, no diarrheal.?

U may have to see: A GI for endoscopy and get checked for irritation or inflammation of ur stomach and esophagus etc. Take care! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/pain-management/guide/abdominal-pain-causes-treatments. ...Read more

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I had a Nissan fundoplication over 15 years ago, I am experiencing left upper abdominal pain and nausea, tonight I vomited dark green almost looked b?

I had a Nissan fundoplication over 15 years ago, I am experiencing left upper abdominal pain and nausea, tonight I vomited dark green almost looked b?

Fundoplication: I had a Nissan fundoplication over 15 years ago, I am experiencing left upper abdominal pain and nausea, tonight I vomited dark green almost looked b? ANS: not enough information. Does b stand for blood or black or bile or what. Tell your Dr. Take some in for blood testing. ...Read more

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I'm having upper abdominal pain and nausea and vomiting. The vomiting just started a day ago but the pain has been for three weeks. Should I worry?

I'm having upper abdominal pain and nausea and vomiting. The vomiting just started a day ago but the pain has been for three weeks. Should I worry?

Abd pain + vomiting: If you are taking prescription zofran, (ondansetron) I'm assuming you have been examined by a physician for your symptoms. Hopefully, your symptoms are due to viral gastroenteritis, but there can be more serious problems. Please seek treatment if the vomiting and pain continues. Appendicitis usually happens in younger patients like yourself. If you vomit what looks like coffee grounds, to doctor immediately. ...Read more

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Female vomiting bile with upper abdominal pain and back pain on the left side?

Female vomiting bile with upper abdominal pain and back pain on the left side?

R/o ulcer disease!: See a gastroenterologist, who will do tests on you including endoscopy to r/o problems in your upper abdomen: stomach. Duodenum, gall bladder, pancreas!

do not delay! ...Read more

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Burning mid/upper abdominal pain. And sometimes back. Vomiting and diarrhea for few hrs this morn have subsided but pain remains. What could this be?

Burning mid/upper abdominal pain. And sometimes back. Vomiting and diarrhea for few hrs this morn have subsided but pain remains. What could this be?

Gallbladder: Could be what is called biliary colic, especially if it awakens you from sleep or radiates to your back as you suggest. Also consider a stomach problem - gastritis, ulcers. See a doctor. ...Read more

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Dull uncomfortable upper abdominal pain after eating followed by vomiting and diarrhoea?

Dull uncomfortable upper abdominal pain after eating followed by vomiting and diarrhoea?

Nonspecific: These symptoms are nondiagnostic but if they are recent, viral gastrointestinal tract infection or some type of food poisoning could cause them. Treatment consists of drinking adequate room temperature fluids including flat ginger ale which relieves nausea, avoiding harsh roughage and spicy, greasy foods, taking of peptobismol or kaopectate for diarrhea. If symptoms are more chronic see your MD. ...Read more

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I have had sulfur burps, vomiting, diahhrea, gas, and severe upper abdominal pain for about 2 1/2 days now.?

Go to ER: If you have had severe pain plus the other symptoms for 2 1/2 days without relief, it may be a serious situation which requires immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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I have bad upper abdominal pain should I take Prilosec it has been accruing for 3 days now with diarrhea and vomiting?

Chest/Abdominal Pain: Do you notice it with a meal? What is the pain like. Reflux can present this way in which case a trial of Prilosec would be reasonable. However, there could be other causes. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain in center, worsens with breathing, laying, eating, and pressure on it. Nausea, vomiting, lost of appetite. Help?

Upper abd pain: Please see a physician for a physical exam. You may be suffering from peptic ulcer disease. You may try prevacid (lansoprazole) or an antacid to see if you obtain some relief while making your appointment. ...Read more

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2nd opinion. 8yr boy intermittent stomach ache. Abdominal u/s showed all fine. Urine test clear. Vomitting-dr gave injection. What to look for?

2nd opinion. 8yr boy intermittent stomach ache. Abdominal u/s showed all fine. Urine test clear. Vomitting-dr gave injection. What to look for?

If your son has no: Fever, diarrhea, constipation or weight loss, but vomiting & pain continue, record the timing & frequency of the events. If they continue intermittently, look for signs of stress at home & school. His doctor may refer to a pediatric gastroenterologist & child psychologist to assist with diagnosis & treatment. See "cyclic vomiting syndrome" at http://digestive. Niddk. Nih. Gov/ddiseases/pubs/cvs/. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain into back. Wght loss. Recent vomiting. Endoscopy normal 2 yrs ago. Colonoscopy normal june. Urq ultrasound normal in october. Cancer?

Upper abdominal pain into back. Wght loss. Recent vomiting. Endoscopy normal 2 yrs ago. Colonoscopy normal june. Urq ultrasound normal in october. Cancer?

Have a check up: You need to have your doctor examine you first. He/she may order some tests to check if all is well or not. Weight loss is always worrisome, so you should visit your doctor soon. ...Read more

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Severe n frequent upper abdominal pain tht radiates backwards. Vomiting relieves pain. Had lap chole last year. Ercp last month. What could be the cause?

Retained stone: If, as you posted in another question, you have a retained stone in the cystic duct, the pain that you have could represent this complication, or from passage of retained stones into the common bile duct and subsequent blockage of the pancreatic duct leading to acute pancreatitis. Please see a therapeutic endoscopist, someone who can remove the stones by ERCP, or a hepatobiliary surgeon. ...Read more

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I am experiencing nausea (severity: moderate), upper abdominal pain, fatigue and light sensitivity, usually feel like vomiting in the morning?

I am experiencing nausea (severity: moderate), upper abdominal pain, fatigue and light sensitivity, usually feel like vomiting in the morning?

AM nausea: Is pregnancy a possibility? If not, inflammation of the stomach lining, peptic ulcer, pancreatitis or acute gall bladder disease are possibilities. Since your symptoms are persistent or recurring, an examination by a physician is needed. Appropriate tests will be ordered. In the meantime, if symptoms are very mild, eat a bland, fat free diet and drink flat ginger ale to relieve nausea. ...Read more

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Upper abdominal pain that's sudden. Woke me up at night. Nausea, vomiting, pain is getting worse, hurts to move. Trble passing gas. Help? What is this?

Well...: A specific diagnosis is impossible on-line, what I am sure is that with these symptoms you should be going to the ER now!
Do not wait. ...Read more

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I am experiencing vomiting and heartburn (gerd) (worsened by: eating certain foods). The following also describe me: Upper abdominal pain, Stomach u?

I am experiencing vomiting and heartburn (gerd) (worsened by: eating certain foods). The following also describe me: Upper abdominal pain, Stomach u?

Depends on severity: Normal, healthy, young people can get the stomach flu or food poisoning symptoms from time to time. A patient will usually vomit until her stomach is all empty, which is why it is important to NOT eat or drink anything for a few hours afterwards. After that, a common treatment is small amounts of Pedialyte or broth, maybe 1 ounce every half hour while awake. A primary doctor can evaluate and help. ...Read more

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Occured a sudden epigastric pain causing pain in region of the upper abdomen immediately below the ribs, Also I suffered immediate loose motion with foul smell and vomitting. It also caused me nausea?

Occured a sudden epigastric pain causing pain in region of the upper abdomen immediately below the ribs, Also I suffered immediate loose motion with foul smell and vomitting. It also caused me nausea?

Food poisoning: It could have been food poisoning. The symptoms are compatible staphylococcal toxin. However that is only one of many possibilities. Staphylococcal toxic poisoning is usually over in 24 hours. If the symptoms persist more than a day, it would be prudent to see a doctor. ...Read more

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I am experiencing upper abdominal pain after I eat. Has been occurring for the past 2 days, only at night. No nausea, no vomiting, no fever.

Reflux? Ulcer?: If the symptoms have been present for only two days, you may try an OTC acid controller or reducer to see if it helps. If the problem gets worse or persists beyond a week, best to consult your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a bad stomach ache. No diarrhea, no vomiting. The pain is high & comes in waves of pain. Abdominal is tender to touch?

See a doctor: Hard to guess what you could have based on the limited information here. Could range from gallbladder to stomach ulcer to a viral gastroenteritis. If the pains and problems are concerning you, see your doctor asap or go to an er for evaluation. ...Read more

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Upper/middle back pain a little towards the left also accompanied by upper abdominal pain sometimes after meals. No vomiting or diarrhea?

Upper/middle back pain a little towards the left also accompanied by upper abdominal pain sometimes after meals. No vomiting or diarrhea?

Gutsy call here: Some spinal conditions may cause abdominal pain but symptoms would not be meal-related. Some abdominal conditions cause back pain & commonly are meal-related. So it seems your problem is in your belly, not your back. ...Read more

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I have bad upper abdominal pain with gurgling and diarrhea for 2 days. Stool smells like septic system. Start w vomiting solid food from day before.

I have bad upper abdominal pain with gurgling and diarrhea for 2 days. Stool smells like septic system. Start w vomiting solid food from day before.

Vomitong and Diarrhe: Had food, following which had vomiting and smelly diarrhea. You may have low fever 100-100.2 F
Most probable cause is a viral or bacterial gastroenteritis,
Have culture and sensitivity of stool
Take Reglan (metoclopramide) 10 mg TID, to reduce vomiting
or ciprofloxacin administered for 3 days 250 mg, TID
Prevent dehydration with clear fluid, usually lasts for 2-5 days, no improvement after 3 days, see geastroe ...Read more

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My husband has been very ill for 4 days now with non stop vomiting upper abdominal pain and burning stomach hospital said gallbladder is ok on antacid?

My husband has been very ill for 4 days now with non stop vomiting upper abdominal pain and burning stomach hospital said gallbladder is ok on antacid?

See a doctor: I assume you have taken your husband to an emergency room for an evaluation and no emergency problem with the gallbladder was identified. Usually they give you a referral to follow up and see a doctor. Other possibilities are food poisoning, gastritis, stomach ulcer, etc. Please see a doctor, as an er visit may not evaluate all medical possibilities. ...Read more

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Upper/ middle back pain, and upper abdominal pain sometimes after eating? No vomiting or diarrhea. Antacids only help sometimes.

Upper/ middle back pain, and upper abdominal pain sometimes after eating? No vomiting or diarrhea. Antacids only help sometimes.

Hard to know: Without more medical history & a physical examination. Possibilities would include gallstones, gastritis, stomach ulcer, pancreatitis, etc. Do not know your past medical or surgical history. Best to see a doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause upper abdominal pain with nausea, trouble sleeping and walking, vomiting, decreased appetite, and lower right abdominal pain?

What can cause upper abdominal pain with nausea, trouble sleeping and walking, vomiting, decreased appetite, and lower right abdominal pain?

Dysautonomia: This is a relatively common condition and by far the commonest cause is poor diet. The lower part of the brain controls the organs of the body in performing their functions. Lousy diet affects these control mechanisms, particularly all the sweet stuff. ...Read more

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