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How is the nerve burnt for abdominal pain? What steps does it take?

How is the nerve burnt for abdominal pain? What steps does it take?

Celiac neurolysis?: Was that the proposed treatment? If yes, it involves injection of alcohol to destroy a nerve bundle that will take away sensation from where your abdominal pain emanates. ...Read more

Belly Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more


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I have abdominal pain and anal swelling. What are the next steps?

I have abdominal pain and anal swelling. What are the next steps?

See a doctor: Abdominal pain and the anal swelling may be two separate issues, or may be related if you have cirrhosis of the liver. Only a physician can sort out these issues for you, and arrange for appropriate evaluation and management. See someone soon, and good luck! ...Read more

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ULQ abdominal pain for 1 1/2 years doc thought gastritis and month ago put me on Prilosec but it hasn't helped what else could it be? Next steps?

ULQ abdominal pain for 1 1/2 years doc thought gastritis and month ago put me on Prilosec but it hasn't helped what else could it be? Next steps?

Labs and imaging: if your pain is in the right upper part of the abdomen an UltraSound is appropriate to look for gallstones. if left upper side a CT scan may be better. and if those are clear a referral to GI doc for a Upper Endoscopy. keep taking prilosec. add zantac (ranitidine) at bedtime-150mg OTC and avoid all foods that can worsen acidity-tomato's/alcohol/chocolate/spicy/vinegar/citrus/pepprmint/caffeine/hot temp foods ...Read more

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I am having extreme abdominal pain. What is the best way to take care of this?

I am having extreme abdominal pain. What is the best way to take care of this?

See MD: I recommend seeing your physician. Depending on your age, medical history, physical exam, and full review, you may need further testing, like imaging, endoscopy, etc. Please get checked out. Extreme pain should not be ignored and even warrants a visit to the emergency room. ...Read more

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I feel abdominal pain,stretched nerves whenever i do workout or lift weight and the pain will reduce in 20-30 days after stoping workout.what to do?

Pain: Pain is your body's way of saying don't do something. Give the area time to heal and return to the exercise as you body allows. If the pain has been persistent , seek professional medical assistance . ...Read more

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What can I take to fight abdominal pain and inflammation?

Not enough: Information to determine the cause of the pain or inflammation. Need more history, length of duration of symptoms, what makes it worse or better, what brings it on, any other symptoms. Discuss with your primary care doctor and get a full evaluation. ...Read more

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What should I take for upper abdominal pain?

Find cause 1st-C MD: Many different diseases can cause abdominal pain, some mild, others serious. It is impossible to make even an educated guess without better-understanding the type, duration, and frequency of your pain; what brings it on, what relieves it; your age, sex, past history; physical examination findings; results of supportive tests which may include blood tests +/- x-rays. We can only do this in-person. ...Read more

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Is it effective to take ibuprofen for abdominal pain?

Is it effective to take ibuprofen for abdominal pain?

Absolutely not: The major side effect of Ibuprofen is GI irritation (gastritis, ulcers, bleeds). Do not take it for GI issues. ...Read more

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What can I take for severe upper abdominal pain which radiates to my back?

Abdominal pain: Have to determine what is pain related to first. For example is pain worse after eating? If ted maybe related to gallstones. If pain is better after eating maybe related to ulcer disease. If pain radiates to shoulders the heart related so best thing is to talk to private doctor. ...Read more

Nerve (Definition)

The brain and spinal cord communicates with what is occurring in the internal organs and limbs by nerve fibers where are like electrical wires with insulation (myelin) and the "copper" (axon). Within brain and spinal cord these nerves connect to other nerves via synapses on both axons and dendrites. A nerve can carry information regarding sensations, and ...Read more


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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more