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Bloating: Your symptoms are nonspecific but could be due to gas entrapment, but if you have constipation and abdominal cramping, actual intestinal obstruction is a possibility. The pulsations you observe are most likely the aorta and may not be significant. For gas entrapment, drink hot water and apply heat to the abdomen. Get examined by your MD if not improved or if symptoms worsen. ...Read more
The gallbladder is a sac-like structure located under the right lobe of the liver. It is attached to the common bile duct via the cystic duct. The gallbladder can store bile when the bile is not needed, and can squeeze bile into the bile duct and intestine for digestion when a person eats larger ...Read more
Gallbladder ef 12%, no gallstones, but symptoms: extreme burping, food intolerance (nausea/gas), pressure/poking under rib rib. Should i remove it?
See below: Your gallbladder is barely functioning and it is not going to improved. Your best chance to relieve your symptoms is to have it removed. ...Read more
Frequent indigestion, sour stomach, and nausea after eating light meals. Gallbladder, liver, & pancreas tests normal. Occasional discomfort right side?
Other tests: Other possibilities could include gluten and lactose intolerance, gastritis which a gastroscopy will diagnosis. Also sludge in the gall bladder may not be visible on ultrasound and could cause these symptoms. If you haven't seen one yet, a gastroenterologist is best qualified to continue your evaluation. ...Read more
Possible - unlikely: Pancreatitis usually is associated with additional symptoms like nausea, vomiting and fever. The pain of pancreatitis is often worsened by eating. Your bowel pattern may be helpful and also any other unusual symptoms. Please contact your doctor, tomorrow at the latest, to review all of your symptoms! ...Read more
Right upper quadrant pain 18months, gallbladder ok, indigestion, upset tummy and bloated. All bloods normal?
Constipation: Pain without serious consequences and normal ultrasound and blood test very like constipation. Coexisting symptoms very suggestive of it too. Eat high fiber diet avoid meat, white flour, caffeine, drink plenty of fluids, use OTC meds like fiber, laxative for bowel cleansing. Need to do on ongoing basis not just once. Avoid good that causes heartburn. ...Read more
Doctor suspects pancreatitis bilirubin elevated no gall bladder pain in upper left abdomen legs falling asleep hiccups nausea vomiting heat burn?
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Depends: How long ago was the surgery? Off and on for a few weeks after surgery, upper abdominal gas and pressure discomforts can occur after larger meals or fatty foods. If the surgery was a long time ago then see your doctor for an evaluation, as there may be something else causing pain such as gastritis, stomach ulcer, pancreatitis, etc. ...Read more
Pain across upper abdomen, heavy burping and gas, bloating, pain shoulder blade, tender under right rib cage and had gall bladder removed year ago.
See you MD: You need to get a complete history and physical, laboratory testing, diagnostic imaging as well as possible endoscopy to evaluate the source of your distress. Perhaps dietary restrictions may be at fault but other more serious causes should be excluded first such as pancreatitis, malabsorption, hepatitis, and/tumors. ...Read more
Went to ER for burning between breast bone, stomach pain w full feeling. EKG and cardiac enzymes norm. Gallbladder removed. GB attack or cardiac?
S/P cholecystectomy in 11/2014. Still having persistent abdominal bloating, Heartburn, gas, constipation. Help?!?!
Upper right abdomen pain,nausea,right shoulder blade pain,sour taste in mouth.feeling of diarrhea but normal stools. Acid reflux or gallstones?
Left chest pain under ribs upper abdominal pain anxiety attacks pvcs belching heaviness in chest. All my tests are normal including echo stress test?
Symtomps :- Chronic pain in left soulder, smelly farts, burps stomach growling bloating, fast heart beat, chest pain, anxiety. what problem is this?
Stomach bloating, gassy, constipation/diarrhea, random breathlessnes, chest/abdomen pain, breathless when eating or drinking. Doc says anxiety/reflux?
A good Dx idea.: It was wise to have a physical exam to check for organ damage. It's good there is nothing bad yet. Treating your anxiety (therapy w/ or w/o drugs) and the reflux is a good idea to prevent organ damage from the excess acid, etc. So, find a CBT therapist you like who can help and it should all be good. You'll learn skills for life! ...Read more
Fluttering feeling in right abdomen . Pain upper right. Abdominal U/S nml, CBC cmp normal. Endoscopy nml.. Help?
Its an "unusual": presentation but this could be from irritation of a nerve innervating the upper abdomen and coming from a pinched nerve in your lower THORACIC spine! Any upper back pain???? Just a thought since the major intra-abdominal reasons appear "ruled out" Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer