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Diarrhea constipation gas swollen stomach = colon cancer?

Diarrhea constipation gas swollen stomach = colon cancer?

Not always.: Although change in bowel habits is a strong indicator of colon cancer, it can signify other things as well, like irritable bowel syndrome, or gallbladder issue, i.e. Stones. Your'e young for colon cancer, and gallbladder issues. So it is likely that the source of this lies elsewhere, like your diet. You should see your doctor for tests like occult blood test, etc to be sure and for diet help. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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Stomach feels tight and bloated but dosent look bloated worried about ovarian cancer?

Stomach feels tight and bloated but dosent look bloated worried about ovarian cancer?

Proabably not: Most ovarian cancers don't reach enormous sizes to allow bloating or palpation. They metastasize readily and to a site of TGF-B, that is the omentum which produces a factor allowing ascetic fluid to fill the abdomen. At that time on palpation, the bloating is not from gas but from fluid distention. A qualified physician can tell on palpation or with somography if ovarian Ca is there. ...Read more

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Colon cancer in 17 year old ? Symptoms: change in bowel habit tight stomach not bloated constipated soft abdominal lump below ribcage gurgling stomach

Colon cancer in 17 year old ? Symptoms: change in bowel habit tight stomach not bloated constipated soft abdominal lump below ribcage gurgling stomach

Unlikely...: The average age of a colon cancer diagnosis is around age 70. Highly unlikely in a 17 year old. Symptoms described are most likely functional and related to food intolerance and/or gas. Alarm symptoms for a more serious diagnosis might include rectal bleeding, unexplained weight loss, or night sweats. See you physician if symptoms don't improve. Good luck! ...Read more

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Sore breasts and lower stomach pain, cancer?

Sore breasts and lower stomach pain, cancer?

I wouldn't jump to : That conclusion. Get this medically evaluated - that way you won't be left guessing and worrying. ...Read more

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Is there possibility to have endometrial cancer or ovarian cancer at 35 yrs? With Bloating, pain- lower left abdomen, nausea, irregular bleeding.

Is there possibility to have endometrial cancer or ovarian cancer at 35 yrs? With Bloating, pain- lower left abdomen, nausea, irregular bleeding.

Yes.: It's possible to have both ovarian and endometrial cancer at age 35 years. Cancer is possible but it's not the most likely cause of your symptoms. see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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Swollen lymph nods stomach pains lump on rib cage under right breast loose stools feeling of pressure top right stomach 22 year old ... Colon cancer?

Swollen lymph nods stomach pains lump on rib cage under right breast loose stools feeling of pressure top right stomach 22 year old ... Colon cancer?

Not likely: It is very unlikely that you have colon cancer, however, persistently swollen lymph nodes are a cause for concern and you should consult your doctor for a work-up and explanation for the symptoms. ...Read more

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Swollen ovary could mean ovarian cancer?

Swollen ovary could mean ovarian cancer?

Yes: Enlarged or swelled ovary could be sign of ovarian cancer. Need careful follow-up. If persist need biopsy. ...Read more

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Swollen lymph nodes, high wbc, tender stomach all over, but worse on right side of belly button. Nausea, constipation, abdominal pain. What's wrong?

Swollen lymph nodes, high wbc, tender stomach all over, but worse on right side of belly button. Nausea, constipation, abdominal pain. What's wrong?

You have already mad: You have already made a long list of what is wrong(as per your report). But i can assure you that young people rarely have so many things wrong all at once. So for that rare situation, you should go see your doctor and get a medical check up done asap. My suspicion is that you may have an infection which can cause high WBC and swollen lymph nodes but you have not told me about who checked your blo. ...Read more

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What causes a bloated abdomen with bowel cancer?

What causes a bloated abdomen with bowel cancer?

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 more

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Does stomach cancer throb?

Does stomach cancer throb?

Typically no: Stomach cancer often has no symptoms. If there are it is usually a feeling of being full or some bleeding. If concerned see a GI doctor. ...Read more

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Always bloated, constipated, sometimes blood on tissue, some abdominal pain. Worried about colon cancer 28 year old female.

Always bloated, constipated, sometimes blood on tissue, some abdominal pain. Worried about colon cancer 28 year old female.

Visit your doctor...: Visit your doctor soon to discuss these concerns. The symptoms can be seen in colon cancer, however, other non-cancerous things also have these symptoms. It's always good to be proactive about your health and have symptoms like this checked out. Colon cancer can be cured, but only of it's caught early enough before it spreads. Don't delay this visit. ...Read more

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Stomach hard and bloated, pregnancy symptom?

Stomach hard and bloated, pregnancy symptom?

Although: Constipation ; increased gas (flatus) can occur in early pregnancy - they are not diagnostic for pregnancy. Constipation can cause bloating. Hard stomach is not a classical pregnancy symptom. If you have missed your period, - please take a pregnancy test. ...Read more

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17 y/o, history of ulcer/gastritis, mild nausea, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes, indigestion, mild abdominal pain and tenderness could it be stomach cancer?

17 y/o, history of ulcer/gastritis, mild nausea, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes, indigestion, mild abdominal pain and tenderness could it be stomach cancer?

No, Not likely: Stomach cancer(gastric cancer) is an uncommon condition and it primary occurs in adults and older folks. You should go see your doctor who can easily treat your gastritis. .Avoid alcohol and aspirin/motrin like drugs which can cause gastritis. Antacids may be helpful to relive your symptoms. But you need a primary care doctor who can help you to find out the nature of the problem and treat it. ...Read more

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Movement n stomach sore breast tubes tied 10+yrs ago and stomach looking bigger ..???

Take a test: It is rare but a pregnancy can happen after a tubal. To reduce your anxiety I would purchase an over the counter pregnancy test soon. If you are having movement feelings and enlarging abdomen you should make an appointment ASAP with your MD to help determine the cause of these symptoms. ...Read more

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Haven't had solid bowl movement more then 8 months pain & feel mass upper abdomen weight gain dad has colon cancer & aunt has stomach cancer worried?

Haven't had solid bowl movement more then 8 months pain & feel mass upper abdomen weight gain dad has colon cancer & aunt has stomach cancer worried?

Lots of issues...: You're describing many systemic concerns, but its impossible to tell here if your symptoms are all due to organic/metabolic disease or even related. Granted, your family history is notable, ; may indicate lynch syndrome. A thorough history ; physical with some simple investigatory lab studies ; x-rays would be a great place to start in getting the answers, reassurance ;/or treatment you need. ...Read more

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What could cause my distended stomach, stomach pain, strange bm's, mouth ulcers, chronic fatigue, nausea, pulsating belly and anus?

What could cause my distended stomach, stomach pain,  strange bm's, mouth ulcers, chronic fatigue, nausea, pulsating belly  and anus?

Manny possibilities: Infections, erosion, inflammation and ulcers of stomach and duodenum. Also inflammatory and infectious process if the small intestine. And gallbladder disease. I recommend a better history and physical by your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Sudden pelvic pain, esp left ovary, very bloated. Endometriosis TBC, US next week, but worried cyst has ruptured. Palpable ovary mass ~7cm. Go to A&E?

Sudden pelvic pain, esp left ovary, very bloated. Endometriosis TBC, US next week, but worried cyst has ruptured. Palpable ovary mass ~7cm. Go to A&E?

Severe pain?: If you have severe pain, nausea or vomiting or a fever then you definitely need to go to the ER. If the pain is more reminiscent of previous episodes of endometriosis related pain you could see how things go over the next couple of hours and take some NSAIDs. If you are concerned at all then it is appropriate to go to the ER. ...Read more

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6 months of stomach bloating and cramps. I look 5-6 mo pregnant. Fatigue, nausea, filling of fullness, night sweats. Not ovarian cysts. What is it?

6 months of stomach bloating and cramps. I look 5-6 mo pregnant. Fatigue, nausea, filling of fullness, night sweats. Not ovarian cysts. What is it?

Need examination: Symptoms such as this may be ovarian cancer. Not sure why ovarian cysts have been ruled out. You need to be seen by your provider to r/o ovarian cancer and other causes of your symptoms. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Ovarian Cancer (Definition)

A typically silend cancer which ...Read more