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Do I Have To Get Some Blood Tests Before Doing An Endoscopy
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I get pain in my stomach and back every time I eat, I've had blood tests, MRI scan, endoscopy(waiting for biopsy results), EGG and ultrasounds which have all come back normal?
19 year-old college student with a 2-month history of involuntary episodes of falling asleep.....?
Narcolepsy requires: a comprehensive medical history, + physical & neurological exams to diagnose. A polysomnogram (overnight sleep study) & a daytime multiple sleep latency test are needed to diagnose sleep apnea. Other causes & tests for them are on www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/narcolepsy/detail_narcolepsy.htm. See your primary MD for evaluation & referrals for needed studies & specialists. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
30yr old.feel fullness,less hunger,bloating,hardness.No pain.CTscan,endoscopy,blood tests all normal.I sweat if i eat a little more.anything serious?
Yes: If they use EUS technique ( endoscopic us) ...Read more
Have oily stools off&on- burning stools/gas and pressure/movement in my mid-lower abs. Have had4 blood tests, endoscopy, sono, and stool test no cause
I've had 12 weeks of gastrointestinal pain. Have had ultra-sound, endoscopy, stool test, 3 x blood tests, Nexium (esomeprazole) hp7, tinidazole. Can you have pancreatitis with normal blood amylase levels?
What other tests could be done after urine stool tets, blood tests ultrasound with 2 CT scans and upper endoscopy for abdomen and pelvis pain?
It depends: At time it is difficult to elucidate the cause of pain. It sounds as if you have had multiple tests performed with no answer? It is best to speak with your physician about any further testing. If he/she can`t seem to find a cause i always tell my patients to consider speaking with another doctor for a second opinion. ...Read more
Stomach pain (no ulcer or acid)
Pressure pain no cause
Blood tests, xray, endoscopy, ultrasound, CT scans all clear?
Keep looking since..: ...your symptoms may arise altogether outside the stomach proper. .Stomach issues can be categorized as: problems with inflammation (e.g. ulcers), with infection (e.g. H.pylori or parasites), with motility (examples: gastroparesis, gastric outlet obstruction), with secretion (hyper or hypo-acidity), infiltrative (lymphoma, cancer), blood flow (gastropathies), functional dyspepsias, etc. ...Read more
Can normal CT scan, stool and blood tests, colonoscopy, gallblader us and hida scan, upper endoscopy (gerd, gastritis) rule out pancreatic cancer?
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