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Can Air For A Long Time In The Digestive Tract And Stomach Cause Serious Pain
Could having a short torso lead to digestion problems? Like..Less room for the gut to function or from squished nerves in the back.
Can GERD cause a burning feeling in the lower stomach as well? I wondered if the acid could cause burning throughout the digestive system.
Can oatmeal cause dearrhea? If so can it cause sharp pains in the upper and lower stomach and burning in the stomach.
NO It Does not: If a child is having Abdominal pain and Diarrhea , Acute Enteritis from something he/she ate caused it. It can be usually uncooked meat, vegetables or contamination from not properly washed produce. Very rarely from A=Oat meal though. Rx with Clear liquid diet, and BRAT diet for 2-3 days. If by any chance pain and cramps continue to get intense take r her to ER ...Read more
Candidiasis: 'Thrush' or candidal pharyngitis causes sore throat and problems swallowing, also called 'dysphagia.' A bad case of thrush can spread from throat down to esophagus causing candidal esophagitis which exacerbates dysphagia. Finally, candida can colonize the esophagus selectively without visible thrush in the throat. Nonspecific symptoms like indigestion, soreness, pain, dysphagia all possible. ...Read more
Can breathing in a rotten apple for an extended period of time be harmful to health? Can it cause lung disease?
Can an anatomical abnormality in the large intestine cause a delay in transit of food , and can this delay over time cause kidney disease?
Yes, no: It is possible to have an anatomic variant or a tumor in the large intestine which could slow transit or cause constipation. It is important to have a colonoscopy at age 50 to assess for possible polyps or tumors. However, a partial blockage of the large intestine does not cause kidney disease. If you have not yet had your colonoscopy, get it right away. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What is a possible non heart attack cause of a quick sharp pain in the left chest/arm? Can it be gas? Other stomach issues?
Non-heart attack: Quick sharp pain in left chest and arm need not be from heart attack. It could be angina with out heart attack. Consult your physician. Other non-cardiac causes are pericarditis (inflammation of outer layer of heart), musculoskeletal pain, or neural pain. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can taking low dose antibiotics long term 5 years cause irritation in the intestines and can you have inflammation in the intestines from something other than c-diff or crohn's/uc?
Can a real bad squeeze to the ribs, meaning false ribs. Can it cause irritation in gas build up as far as belching a lot and intestinal gas?
Can fibers like psyllium be helpful in addrsing slow bowel movement problem where food stays in stomach for long time resulting in acid reflux symptms?
Fiber: Fiber products like psyllium provide bulk for good bowel movements but, in my opinion, do not promote better gastric emptying in those patients who have gastroparesis or very slow emptying of stomach contents. There are other medications that do such as reglan or erythromycin. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to advise and treat you. ...Read more
Ulcer: Dull pain in the region of the stomach associated with a meal or shortly after a meal can be caused by ulcers and gastritis. Gallbladder disease can also occur. You should see your doctor for an exam and lab tests. There are good medications to use, and often upper endoscopy is used to confirm the diagnosis. Abdominal ultrasound is also beneficial to exclude gallbladder disease. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Yes, it is very possible that chest pain is due to gas (the medical term is "dyspepsia"). There are many other causes for chest pain, however, which include infection, inflammation, muscular pain, anxiety, etc (considering your age). It is best to have this examined by your doctor to be sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can trapped gas cause a GREAT deal of stomach discomfort? It came on suddenly. Not the typical pain associated with stomach virus.
Sure can!: I had gas pain that was worse than my later appendicitis. Gas-X (simethicone) helps a lot. But bad pain needs to be evaluated if it does not go away quickly with simethicone or an antacid. Splenda and sorbitol candies and drinks, also gave me pain worse than labor pain! Never again! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can there be a underlining cause for stinky burps? Some kind of problem in stomach or with digestion? This happens to my husband every few months.
A lady at work and i, are having the same GI track symptoms: stomach discomfort, bloating, and gas...Could it be a virus?
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