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Doctor insights on: Color Of Stomach Fluids

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Is fluid in the abdomen dangerous?

Is fluid in the abdomen dangerous?

Depends on: How much, what type, timing of development and other symptoms or conditions. At 87 I would take that finding very seriously and have it investigated soon. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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How do I know if I am bloated or have abdominal fluid?

How do I know if I am bloated or have abdominal fluid?

Ultrasound...: Abdominal examination by a doctor will allow detection of intra-abdominal fluid (ascites) if a large amount is present. An abdominal ultrasound is able to detect smaller volumes. See your doctor. ...Read more

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How to tell if you are bloated or have abdominal fluid?

How to tell if you are bloated or have abdominal fluid?

Sound like a drum?: If your bloated when you lie on your back and tap your tummy it will sound hollow like a drum it may even feel tight

if it is fluid you may feel a swish when you roll this could be a sign of liver disease or heart failure and you should seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What does it mean if there is no fluid in my baby's stomach?

What does it mean if there is no fluid in my baby's stomach?

See below: This depends on when you are looking. If in utero, or immediately after, the doctor's may be concerned that your child has a trachea-esophageal fistula. This is an abnormal connection between the trachea and esophagus. It is surgically treated if needed. ...Read more

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Do you think it's bad if you have excess fluid in the stomach?

Do you think it's bad if you have excess fluid in the stomach?

Ascites?: In the stomach or the abdomen? Ascites occurs when fluid builds up in the peritoneal cavity. This causes abdominal swelling and is not normal. ...Read more

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I felt fluid on the right top side of my head after I injected insulin on the left side of my stomached?

I felt fluid on the right top side of my head after I injected insulin on the left side of my stomached?

Possible.: Of course there really is no fluid in the top of your head - just a sensation. And there is no relation to the Insulin itself. But the injection may occasionally stimulate a nerve that overlaps with other nerves that supplies another portion of the body giving you a sensation where there is no stimulation. ...Read more

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I had blood in my urine 2 days ago which has cleared now but now I have fluid in my abdomen. Can you advise at all please?

Poor history: YOu have not provided much info but here goes. If you have the fluid this is called ascites. This is not a good thing and suggests there may be something more serious such as a bladder tumor or some other growth that is causing both blood and fluid inside abdomen. Start with urologist to evaluate the problem ...Read more

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Hear fluids in my stomach? Why?

Hear fluids in my stomach? Why?

Borygmus: Borygmus is the sound of gas ; fluids rumbling through your intestines. ...Read more

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What is the extra fluid in your stomach called?

What is the extra fluid in your stomach called?

Ascites?: I don't think you're referring to stomach acid, are you? I assume you mean "ascites" = the free fluid in the abdomen that can accumulate for a variety of conditions (see my other healthtap answers on the subject). If not, please be a little more specific so we can pinpoint the answer for you. Thanks for your question. ...Read more

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What is the loose fluid in the abdomen a sign of?

What is the loose fluid in the abdomen a sign of?

Liver trouble: Most common form of free fluid in the abdomen, known as ascites, is a liver so hardened and disease that it causes decrease blood flow through the liver vessels and main draining veins. This together with low protein levels in the blood due to liver disease causes fluid to seep outside the vessels and into the abdominal cavity. ...Read more

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Afetr you have had a timmy tuck, how will the fluid be removed from the abdomen?

Afetr you have had a timmy tuck, how will the fluid be removed from the abdomen?

Drains: Many plastic surgeons will place 1 or 2 drains to remove the fluid from the abdomen. A drain is a small plastic tube connected to a container to collect the fluid. The container usually creates some suction to pull the fluid out. ...Read more

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What causes fre fluid in abdomen?

What causes fre fluid in abdomen?

Could be natural: There is naturally a small amount of fluid in the pelvis to keep organs moist but it could also happen from ovulation, inflammation, infection or cancer cells. ...Read more

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How do fluids drain from the abdomen?

How do fluids drain from the abdomen?

Absorption: If they are outside of the gut and simply free in the abdomen your body will gradually absorbe them. ...Read more

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How do they drain away the fluid from the abdomen?

How do they drain away the fluid from the abdomen?

With a tiny needle: After local anesthesia, a small needle is inserted just below the belly button. Fluid comes out easily and drains. ...Read more

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What is the cause of fluid on unborn baby's abdomen?

What is the cause of fluid on unborn baby's abdomen?

Ascites: If what you mean is that there is a dena or swelling in the babies abdomen that could be a sign of ascites. This can be the result of a variety of conditions. Given how many different conditions could be causing this it's best to have a visit with your obstetrician or perinatologist to discuss the possible causes. ...Read more

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Is it ok to have a little fluid in abdomen or is that bad?

Some fluid: In abdominal cavity is normal but increase needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Is there a surgical procedure to remove fluid from the abdomen?

Is there a surgical procedure to remove fluid from the abdomen?

Paracentesis: Paracentesis is a procedure whereby a needle is placed into the abdominal cavity to remove fluid. This can be done to diagnose a condition, or relieve discomfort from the abdomen being distended. However, it is important to find out the underlying cause of the accumulated fluid and treat it primarily if possible because the fluid will like reaccumulate if the condition persists. ...Read more