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Gastritis And Fever
Had solid BM this morning after 5 days of none. Afterwards been feeling really nauseated and can't eat. HX of gastritis. No fever?
BM frequency varies: Widely, commonly from several times/day to once every 3 days, less if not eating much or foods with very low residuals. You are describing symptoms, responses we may become consciously aware of, after intense enough or less distracted. However symptoms are only clues, not causes. U volunteer Hx of gastrointestinal issues. As embodied Soul? Mind? Brain? Body creatures, controls/causes mostly internal.
Had BM yesterday and normal color yet mushy. Today had BM and pale with coffee ground looking stuff in it. HX of Gastritis. No fever. ER visit?
No ER!: Your poop being a different color, consistency, etc, is NOT a medical emergency. That's what emergency rooms are for. This is a problem MUCH BETTER handled by your primary doctor who can evaluate, order any appropriate tests AND follow up on those things. An ER doctor is just going to bill you thousands of dollars to say you're not dying today and go see your usual doctor this week.
Yellow stool stomach cramps and gas pain upper GI scope done I have ulcers and gastritis. No fever no nausea always hungry take protonix (pantoprazole) and carafate?
GI care: It seams that you are being evaluated for these conditions. How long on Protonix (pantoprazole) and carafate and how much benefit? Are some of your symptoms newer since on this regimen? Bloating and yellow stool may be suggestive of a need for eval of liver, your blood work would better tell this story. Follow up with your gastroenterologist.
13yr old dtr with abd pain for 2wks. No n/v/d, fever or const. What else should I consider? Has appetite, but doesn't want to eat due to pain. Gastritis?
Abdominal pain: Abdominal pain is a very common complaint among children of all ages. Gastritis can cause abdominal pain. If she is feeling acid come up, having vomit tasting burps then acid reflux is a potential. There are many more questions to ask about the pain and timing of the pain to figure out the proper treatment. Also make sure that there aren't stressors that could be contributing to her pain.
On and off low fever for the passed week. No cough. I have a history of GI problems still current. Can this possibly be gastritis?
I was recently diagnosed with gastritis. I finished all my medication but symptoms came back last night and I have a fever. Is 200mg ibuprofen ok?
Had egd, found I have gastritis. Day after procedure I became ill with fever body aches cough. Doc prescribed cipro. How eyes are swollen reddened. I had a few hives that went away. Continuing to have severe ha and neck pain and cough. Dc'd cipro. Sympt
EGD diagnosis atrophic gastritis/IM. 4d history of moderate to severe stomach pain, fever, nausea/vomiting worse at night. What can I take for relief besides PPI?
Fever abdominal pain: If EGD was 4 days ago call your doctor/ ER/urgent care NOW and state you are having post procedure pain and fever, could be from biopsy site, microperforation, pancreatitis, bleed, sepsis or spasm. If EGD was a while ago can be H. pylori, infection, gallbladder, pancreatitis, esophageal infection (rarely candida). Ranitidine/carafate may help, but need to seek immediate medical attention.
Ab/joint/muscle pain, twitches, dizzy, swelling, pee smell sweet, rectal blood. Phases of lymph pain w/low fever. ~1mo. Ago blood prot 5.8/tcl 121/abs lymphs 4.4. Cscope polyp, egd gastritis. Related?
Have been diagnosed with IBS and Gastritis and ulcers and Hpylori. The hyplori is gone and ive tried nexium and a strict diet. Nothing seems to be helping. What else can I do? I have severe constipation, random fevers, random rashes, abdominal pain, nasea
See answer: Not sure about the fever/rash but you may want to get your thyroid checked out. Also get checked for celiac disease. See your doctor and ask about using miralax (polyethylene glycol) for your constipation. Once it is in control, your pain and nausea should get better. Antispasmodic medications like hyoscyamine can help with the abdominal pain associated with IBS. Hope this helps.
I've had gastritis for just over a week, two days later I had a 24 hour bug then two days after that what I think flu (now) could this all be linked?
Bug: Yes, this could be linked. If you can see your primary doctor today that's good. If you cannot get in today, please go to the nearest Emergency facility. Hope all goes well.
Can existing gastritis be irritated by gastroenteritis? Had stomach flu but now abd is sore including back and have some constipation. No appetite
Yes: But if you are experiencing other symptoms, be checked for other causes of which there are many. All the best.
I am suffering from anorexia alterd bowel habbits finger low grade fever but all reports are normal ct scan upper gi gastrits normal colonoscopy?
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Abdominal pain for two weeks doctors think it's gastritis or constipation I am now having flu like symptoms no nausea with a fever what's going on?
Many causes: Many possible causes for flu like symptoms with abdominal pain. .. Evaluation includes making sure you aren't pregnant, doing a pelvic examination to look for uterine and ovarian causes sometimes a simple trial of antacids (h2 blockers) can reveal the source. Please be sure to get followup with your doctor if this doesn't improve on its own.
Gastritis: Gastritis is a temporary state, and means inflammation of the stomach lining. Start with focusing on your diet, eliminate any foods that cause your stomach to hurt. Keep track of how you feel after meals in a diary. Many times using a acid suppressor medication like Nexium or Protonix on a regular schedule will result in cure over the next 4-6 weeks. Pepcid is another good option. Hang in there!!
Gastritis: The treatment for gastritis depends on the cause. Gastritis is a generic term for inflammation of the stomach. Often this is from excessive stomach acid which can be treated effectively with antacids or acid blocking medications. Recommend physician evaluation if symptoms persist.See 1 more doctor answer