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Bloated Abdomen Dying Patient
See your doctor: Symptoms and concerns like these mandate a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after such an evaluation, which may include labs and radiographic examinations, can he/she let you know what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more
Don't we all?: The GI tract has a very limited # of symptoms to signal its distress--nausea/vomiting, diarrhea/constipation, bloating, pain, fullness, bleeding, etc. As you know, many of these characterize ibs, but are also seen with inflammatory, infectious, ischemic, malabsorptive, and functional disorders. Directed lab work, imaging, biopsies, stool studies are appropriate in excluding non-ibs pathology. ...Read more
See below: Probably a combination of both. See your doctor. ...Read more
Depends where it is: Colorectal cancer can cause problems in three ways: 1) by causing blockage of stool leading to large bowel obstruction; 2) by spreading to adjacent organs or the liver, causing mass effect; or 3) spread to the lining of the abdominal cavity, causing malignant ascites. In addition, other causes of abdominal distention may be unrelated to the cancer, such as liver disease. See your physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am on rivaroxaban for a month but my face and abdomen are bloated but I haven't gained weight...will this bloating go in time. Thanks?
Tell your doc.: Face and abdominal swelling is not listed as a side effect of Xarelto usually. But if you have liver disease xarelto can worsen liver function, and may lead to swelling for that reason. Please call and notify your doc of your swelling right away. If it gets worse, go to the ER. ...Read more
I always have a bloated abdomen. My doc says it's related to perimeno. Would I always be bloated from this? I'm concerned I may have a tumor.
Maybe: Gastrointestinal side effects (gas, diarrhea, abdominal discomfort...)are common with many medications, not just anti-diabetic regimen. The most common diabetes med that can cause this are: metformin, acarbose, welchol, (colesevelam) and even glipizide. If the symptoms are disabling, talk to your doctor for evaluation and maybe change in meds. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm bloated, and when lifting my leg and bending at the waist, I have severe discomfort in my abdomen. Is this just bloating or maybe more serious?
My grandma's stools was goat like. Black, but also taking iron suplement sometimes with bloated abdomen.Wen palapated no mass no pain soft.?
Can not eating enough cause gas and a bloated abdomen ? I only eat around 700 calories and am 5ft 8 and 125 pounds , I just don't have an appetite
I drank a carbonated soft drink on an empty stomach and my abdomen bloated. How to stop the bloating?
Self-cure: Just avoid anything that would cause you to be bloated like soft drinks, some fruits and vegetables...But be careful that the air in your stomach is not mainly swallowed air. ...Read more
Back pain. Bloated abdomen. Blood in toilet but not from urethra. No show on underwear. What can it be?
Brown jelly-like discharges at time for period, bloated abdomen, random pains in ovaries (?) Neg preg. test. No period last month at all. Help!
A fit man with diabetes and high blood pressure has a rock hard highly bloated abdomen with occasional pain, what can be the cause and treatment/care?
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