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How long does shoulder pain last after laparoscopic surgery? I had a lap for an ectopic pregnancy yesterday and I am feeling a lot of pain in my shoulder. I think it may be from the intraabdominal gas they use to blow up the belly during surgery. How lo

How long does shoulder pain last after laparoscopic surgery? I had a lap for an ectopic pregnancy yesterday and I am feeling a lot of pain in my shoulder.  I think it may be from the intraabdominal gas they use to blow up the belly during surgery.  How lo

Varies: The gas pain will go away quickly in most cases. The specific time will depend on a number of factors including how long was the surgery, what was done during the surgery, how heavy is the patient, how quickly can the patient be up and ambulating, etc. It can take anywhere from a few hours to a few days. ...Read more

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Dr. Shari Jackson
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Irregular bc pill use last month, missed period, period like cramps and gas. Are these signs of pregnancy?

Irregular bc pill use last month, missed period, period like cramps and gas. Are these signs of pregnancy?

Need pregnancy test: Asking for a blood betaHCG pregnancy test will help answer your question and concerns. If you are not pregnant, consider switching to the most effective methods of contraception, i. e.an intrauterine device or a subdermal implant. Remember to use condoms too and be safe. Oral contraceptive pills may not be best for you; are less effective than the forgettable Long-Acting-Reversible-Contraceptives. ...Read more

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Is flatulence a sign or symptoms of earliest pregnancy?

Is flatulence a sign or symptoms of earliest pregnancy?

It can be - but it's: Not diagnostic for pregnancy. Do a hpt if you've missed your period. Early pregnancy sxs can include: lack of period, breast swelling ; tenderness with darkened areolas, fatigue, increased urination frequency, constipation, bloating, heartburn, backache, cramping, headache, food cravings or aversions, ^ sense of smell, enlarged waist, feeling faint/dizzy, mood swings, increased gas ; insomnia. ...Read more

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I have nouseas, flatulence, and 3 month not period and negative resoult pregnancy what can be?

I have nouseas, flatulence, and 3 month not period and negative resoult pregnancy what can be?

Ovary, hormoneissue?: See your doc. Other symptoms? Headache, visual, change in hair, breasts, mood. Your symptoms may be hormonal related to ovarian function, pituitary gland (which affects ovarian function); irritable bowel, inflammatory bowel other. Get examined. ...Read more

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Is farting an early sign of pregnancy?

Is farting an early sign of pregnancy?

Increased flatus: Can occur with pregnancy but is not diagnostic. Take a pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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Being bloated and farting a sign of pregnancy?

Althougth : Increased flatus and bloating can both occur with pregnancy, they are not diagnostic of pregnancy. Please take a home pregnancy test if your period is late. ...Read more

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Is passing gas frequently a sign of pregnancy?

Or a number of thing: Sure the digestive tract can be affected that way from pregnancy but more commonly from ingesting something which causes flatulence. A urine pregnancy test would be a much more accurate method of detecting pregnancy. ...Read more

Passing Gas (Definition)

Gas, also called flatus or flatulence, is air in the intestine that is passed through the rectum. Air that is passed from the digestive tract through the ...Read more


Dr. Lawrence Szarka
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Flatulence (Definition)

Flatulence, or gas, is a clinical finding in which a person passes gas. It is abnormal to not pass gas, however increased flatulence can be a sign ...Read more