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Hernias You Cannot Feel
A lot of things...: This is a broad set of complaints that could be from any number of causes - at the age of 21, the likelihood of it being a significant physical issue is low. If it persists, see your physician. They can order simple blood tests to make sure you aren't anemic. You may want to consider other non-physical causes such as anxiety or stress. ...Read more
Something is stick: Often patients with a pharyngeal pouch feel that something is not right. Most commonly, they feel that food stick easily and they sometimes choke on their food. As the pouch gets bigger, it can collect food and then the food can periodically come back up into the mouth, long after eating. It can be a real problem at this stage and will usually require a surgical approach to remove. ...Read more
Yes: Fibroids are benign tumors of the uterus made up of smooth muscle and fibrous tissue. They are hard and firm to the touch. When they are located in the front of the uterus they can be felt by the patient or the physician on physical exam. They can enlarge a woman's uterus like a pregnancy and its size is often compared in those terms. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does anxiety make you feel so many things that make you feel like you may have something bad? Can this happen even when you don't feel anxious?
Health anxiety: Anxiety can produce many kinds of symptoms, including physical ones. Some people focus intently on their bodies, and any different sensation becomes frightening. Then the fear that this is "something bad" compounds and expands. It's important to have a primary care physician you trust, to periodically review your health concerns -- while you're also getting treatment for your anxiety. ...Read more
Can you slowly become bladder incontinence I feel that sometimes I'm not able to feel when I'm using the restroom, And not feel when I'm full?
"J"? Watchdog puppy.: What's "J"? But whatever it is, Anxiety is blamed and often must plead guilty for just about anything! So, Get treatment. Before risking the side effects of the common medications, start w/ a good CBT therapist and a formal psychological evaluation. Skills you can learn w/ patience and disciplined effort/practice can put anxiety into its' place. It's like a puppy once you're the one in charge. ...Read more
After appendix surgery, doing intance activities could you develope having hernia? How can you tell if you have hernia or not?
Can you feel and see your intestine move when you have thin abdominal wall muscles surgeon said no hernia?
Yes: Actually it is common for people with, we call it scaphoid abdomen, to see the peristaltic movement of the intestines against the abdominal wall. ...Read more
Can have surgery: If you have surgery, then the bulge at the hernia site should go away, and you would just have the scars from surgery. If someone doesn't have surgery, they can still have their shirt off.. Just the bulge of the hernia may be noticeable and may become larger when the abdominal muscles are strained. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why do I feel very sick when i'm not occupied or doing anything. But as soon as i'm occupied or walking around busily, i feel better or less sick. Y?
Distraction: Our central nervous system is in charge of so much input that focusing is what allows us to control the input. When you are inactive your focus is on your perceived pain. The distractions of every day life eliminate that pain focusing and voila- you feel better. Ben-gay, capsaicin ointment and implanted nerve stimulators all work to confuse our brain's pain processing center. ...Read more
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