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My father 50yrs he had constipation for 4 days and abdominal colic and ab. Flatulence he has fatty liver btw what is the cause? Please help im scared

My father 50yrs he had constipation for 4 days and abdominal colic and ab. Flatulence he has fatty liver btw what is the cause? Please help im scared

See PCP first.: Abdominal colic and flatulence can be caused by infections or stones in the gall bladder. Oit also depends on the diet. He should avoid fatty and highly spiced foods. He could also have an irritable bowel syndrome. At any rate , he should see his pcp. ...Read more

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Treatment for abdominal colic in adults?

Diet: If in fact that is the diagnosis, and nothing more serious like an ulcer or ibd then dietary changes such as decreasing milk products and certainly decreasing alcohol consumption, caffeine etc should help. Be sure that your diagnosis is correct by seein a GI specilaist. ...Read more

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Can adults get colic? What else could cause a very sharp pain on the lower abdominal region?

Can adults get colic? What else could cause a very sharp pain on the lower abdominal region?

Colic: vague term : The original descriptions of colic in early american writings equated the infant problem with a well recognized problem in horses when they locked up their colon due to a bad feed. Today it is understood as more behavioral than abdominal. The inferred symptoms of cramping certainly can occur in adults, but to call it anything more than cramping is a stretch. This is triggered by diet, gas, germs, etc. ...Read more

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What is the cause/treatment of inflammation of abdominal lymph nodes and gallbladder colic?

What is the cause/treatment of inflammation of abdominal lymph nodes and gallbladder colic?

ABDOMINAL PAIN: Gb colic is caused by stone while the abdominal lymphadenitis occurs in any kind of infection like strep tonsillitis or acute abdomen. ...Read more

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What should I do about a sharp colic pain on the upper left quadrant side of the abdomen?

What should I do about a sharp colic pain on the upper left quadrant side of the abdomen?

See Dr 4 Colon exam: It is helpful to list your age. Are your stool patterns normal? What makes the pain better? What makes the pain worse. Your best advice is to see a doctor who can perform or arrange for a colonoscopy exam after performing a history and physical on you. ...Read more

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Need some advice. I have sharp colic pain on the upper left quadrant side of the abdomen?

Need some advice. I have sharp colic pain on the upper left quadrant side of the abdomen?

Could be gas: Sometimes gas can be caught in the bend of the large intestine in that area.... And be painful or mononucleosis can cause spleen enlargement which can be uncomfortable as well. If it persists then be seen. ...Read more

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Is severe sharp pains in my upper abdomen normal during pregnancy? I have gallbladder colic. It shot pains through my lower back near my kidneys.

Is severe sharp pains in my upper abdomen normal during pregnancy? I have gallbladder colic. It shot pains through my lower back near my kidneys.

Maybe: But i don't consider any horrible pain as normal...Pregnant or not. It may t be serious. I would asl my OB about it and I am a fan of chinese medicine and acupuncture as it is safe and may easily resolve your gallbladder colic. ...Read more

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My daughter has 26 days complaining of skin rash, napkin dermitits, abdomen colic, diarrhea, and severe crying. What the appropriate treat?

My daughter has 26 days complaining of skin rash, napkin dermitits, abdomen colic, diarrhea, and severe crying. What the appropriate treat?

Colic: Can be multiple reasons for the irritability,whether its from the skin issues or GI issues. Might be allergic to the breast milk/formula. Should be tested via a stool sample for blood. Depending on what the rash looks like would dictate what to do for that. Baby should be seen by their doc. ...Read more

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Can I have biliary colic 3 yrs after gb removed? Hospitalized 2 times in pst 3 months, pain upper rgt abdomen & bk. Ast/alt over 800. No hep/autoim.

Can I have biliary colic 3 yrs after gb removed? Hospitalized 2 times in pst 3 months, pain upper rgt abdomen & bk. Ast/alt over 800. No hep/autoim.

Not exactly: Patients can have pain similar to biliary colic after cholecystectomy, not due to contraction of the gall bladder against resistance, but due to such entities as: cystic duct syndrome, sphincter of odi spasm, stricture of the extrahepatic bile duct system or primary or retained common bile duct stone/sludge. You need studies such as mrcp and ERCP to determine the cause. A GI consult is needed. ...Read more

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Aborted from 10 days, bleeding decreased but lower abdominal colics and back pain ? Is it normal? Is it infection?when does cervix close?

Aborted from 10 days, bleeding decreased but lower abdominal colics and back pain ? Is it normal? Is it infection?when does cervix close?

Examination: If you had a miscarriage or an abortion 10 days ago then some bleeding and cramping is expected. If you feel your situation is out of the normal then prompt evaluation is warranted. If an infection was present one would expect fever and foul smelling discharge in many cases. ...Read more

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For almost 2 month I have lower abdominal pain during day and night. Pain sometimes radiates to the anus causing colics or itching. What it might be?

Well : Several things from serious intestinal infection to parasites. Recommend face-to-face consult with primary care doctor as soon as possible for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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I have abdominal colics, no diarrhea, my belly is a bit swallow, for two days now. I'm in the final days of my menstruation. Should i be worried?

I have abdominal colics, no diarrhea, my belly is a bit swallow, for two days now. I'm in the final days of my menstruation. Should i be worried?

You mean "swollen"?: There are lots of reasons for abdominal bloating ; many are not due to the GI tract. Bowel "problems" often accompany GI disorders--whether functional or "organic." if pain with meals consider peptic (acid), biliary, or pancreatic disease. If bleeding or tenderness is present, this suggests inflammation, ischemia, or infection. Exquisite tenderness is quite concerning. Get exam by your doctor pls. ...Read more

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What typically causes renal colic?

Obstruction: Renal colic can be very severe kidney pain in the flank area caused by obstruction. This is typically caused bt kidney stones but can also be cauised by other obstructing processes sucv as bleeding, blood clots, and obstruction from cancer. ...Read more

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Does trapped gas cause colic?

Does trapped gas cause colic?

No: Nope. That gas causes colic is a myth, probably created by the people selling worthless anti-gas drops to worried, exhausted parents. ...Read more

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