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Bad Smell From Stomach
Sitting in school and bad malodorus flatulence smell just comes out ? I hate it, and recently smells like sewage gas from my anus without farting.
If not actual gas...: This could be a hygiene issue and you may need to change soaps or work on different means of showering. If it is not hygiene related, may be some type of infection, either a fungal or bacterial overgrowth. Certain creams may help. If you are having any pain related to this, you may have an abscess of some type and this will need to be checked by a physician. Hope this helps and best of luck. ...Read more
Quite possible: No pain does not equal no problem, many times a tooth can die and decay with no pain yet it can lead to a slow developing abcess that is actual active infection and still have little to no pain. It is however a bit issue that can lead to pain. And yes it can create a foul taste and odor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
When expelling gas, anus feels like it is burning from acid (not fire) but I don’t eat anything acidic. Foul smell. Virus or bacteria the cause?
After relief from constipation, my stomach swells and I get horrible feces smelling burps. I get really sick with stomach pains and nausea.
The doctor can help: One who has pain in various places in the abdomen, and is constipated, should work with her primary care doctor to get thoroughly "unconstipated". If her symptoms go away, and if the doctor does not suspect any bad disease going on, then the problem probably was constipation. The smell of feces in burps can mean that there is poop backed up all the way to the stomach. Doctor can examine again. ...Read more
Gastroenteritis: You are likely having gastroenteritis and most likely caused by a virus unless you have bloody diarrhea or fever. Treatment is usually symptomatic with adequate hydration. If you have fever, blood in stool or dizziness, you would need to see PCP ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
GI symptoms: Gastrointestinal problems have many causes, too many to list here. Please see your General Physician. Take a written list of all your symptoms with you. Also make a written list of everything that you eat and drink. Problem could be from something as simple as a change in diet, a systemic disease, infection, neoplasm, and so many other possibilities. Go get examined. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer