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How To Lose Inner Tube Fat Around Your Lower Stomach
See Gyn: Unlikely pregnant, any way do pregnancy test and consult Gyn ...Read more
When I press on right side of abdomen. I can feel a long thin tube type thing... Going from navel level to lower down what cud this be?
Constipation: If you have stool palpable on the right side of your abdomen, you are really plugged up all around your whole colon. That is very dangerous, as it is really tough to get things going when that bad. Would attempt a MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) clean out. Put a capful of MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) in everything you drink over the weekend until you poop clear liquid. Recommend daily MiraLAX (polyethylene glycol) after that, and/or Linzess is a great drug! ...Read more
What are the chances of a tube reconnecting after a clip falls off? My right clip is in my lower abdomen and not sure how long it has been off.
Lets not speculate: Contact your doctor and or surgeon. They can set you up for visualization of the lower abdomen and retrieve the clip. Good luck ...Read more
My tubes have been tied for 9 years and now I feel flutters in my lower stomach? My cycle haven't been on in 3 months.
Pregnancy Testing: We live in a world now where symptoms are not the way pregnancy is diagnosed. Flutters alone do not a pregnancy indicate. We live in a world where just down the street at almost any kind of store you can get a home pregnancy test. Go get tested. If you are pregnant then this is a big story in your life. If you are not pregnant then the flutters are gas in your intestines. ...Read more
Hi, I have pain in testicles and the tube behind them and in lower stomach, but the pain is not severe and only happens when the testicles move?
Orchialgia: Orchialgia or testicle pain has many causes including infection, trauma (injury) & ischemia (loss of blood flow). Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/symptoms/testicle-pain/basics/definition/sym-20050942 for starters. Then ask your parents or guardian to take you to see your Family Doc who may refer you to a Urologist if s/he is suspicious for torsion. Don't wait to see if pain will go away. ...Read more
I am female, 30, and 123 lbs and 5'5". I feel a thick-like "tube" down my abdomen and to left of belt button with strong pulse. Is it aorta and norm?
I am 51. Have had both ovaries removed and tubes. I have begun experiencing pain in my lower abdomen again. Could this be my uterus?
Pelvic pain: I am sorry you are having pain. There are many things in your pelvis that can cause pain: bladder, intestines, uterus, muscles, nerves. With an evaluation it is impossible to tell you where your pain is coming from. Make sure you stay well hydrated and take ibuprofen or Tylenol as needed for pain. If pain continues you may consider going in to your doctor for evaluation ...Read more
Iv had my tubes tied with just the clamps but been uaveing pain in legs lower back and stomach and tenderness of brest and sickness could I be pregnan?
Not possible at 90yr: You are 90 years old and can not get pregnant or it is a joke or a mistake? ...Read more
Ectopic removed with right tube 4 months back when to try again still hv pain in lower abdomen on rt side?
Its been 2 months that I been having pain in my lower left abdomen where my ovary nd tube is. I had a tubal ligation so I don't know what could it be?
I feel something kicking at my lower stomach and something sharp in my rib I had my tubes tied after I had my 4 year old daughter what could it be?
Get examined: You need to be examined by a MD to determine the source of your symptoms. ...Read more
Lots of fluttering in lower left abdomen 2 weeks, no missed periods. Tubes tied. Def not gas? Parasite? Ectopic? Haven't taken PTest. Thoughts? Ty
Tube-ish long hard barely movable lump in lower side of left abdomen doesn't go away after pooping painless gets bigger&smaller in daughter. Tumor?
No: Fertilization will generally occur in the fallopian tubes and the cells will move to the womb for implantation and growth. Occasionally the cells hang up in the tubes and produce a tubal pregnancy. Very rarely, the cells have been known to attach outside the tubes inside the abdomen. There is no way for the fertilized cells to get into your stomach to develop. ...Read more
What can be the likely cause of pain in the right side of the abdomen around the fallopian tube area.
I get this sharp pain below my abdomen, it feels like inside a tube is stretching. I can't stand up straight after going to toilet due to pain?
Expert opinions? What kind of treatments removes substances from the stomach via a plastic tube that suctions?
1week laprodcopic post op from tubes removed. Whole abdomen burns at night when laying down. (Not reflux) Why and how long will it hurt?
Not normal: It is not normal to have that much pain one week after minor surgery. Schedule follow up with your surgeon for an exam and testing. ...Read more
Is it normal for my stomach to feel like something there. Because lately I been feeling something move in my stomach but my tubes are tied?
Gas??: Try simethicone and if it helps--- it was gas otherwise need further investigation. ...Read more
I have bad pain in the left side of my abdomen. Sort of like where my fallopian tube is supposed to be. It's as if there was air in there. Is this bad?
Can't tell: It is impossible to answer that. But I can tell you that you cannot sense whether your pain is from the fallopian tube, ovary, urinary system or intestines or muscles, nor can you sense "air" as the problem. You should probably see your doctor. ...Read more
See your doctor: If the shunt is protruding out of the abdomen and you can see it, you need to have it addressed by your neurosurgeon right away. If you are saying that you can see the shunt tubing under the skin traveling from the head down to the abdomen, that is normal. It looks like a ridge that travels beneath the skin. Two very different scenarios. If in doubt have it examined by your neurosurgeon. ...Read more
My husband is currently eating through a feeding tube (peg) inserted in stomach, I need professional advice on how it should be handled?
PEG tube handling: Everyone's different, based on reasons the peg tube was placed, duration of anticipated use, calorie requirements of the patient, patency of stomach outlet & the rate of GI functioning/motility, patient's tolerance to commercial feedings; feeding schedule (continuous versus bolus feeds), device used (button, traditional, etc.); &? Oral supplements permitted. Best to speak with your husband's doc. ...Read more
I'm having pains in my stomach, not that time for my cycle and my tubes are tied is this. Serious?
Need more info: Like many gyn conditions, the cause of stomach pain can range from not serious at all to very serious. Your tubes being tied may or may not be related to the pain. Up to 10% of women who have had a tubal will require further gyn surgery for abnormal bleeding or pain. Contact your gyn to get to the cause of your pain and to offer solutions to the problem. ...Read more
I had my tubes tied on september 4 of this year. I have been feeling sick to my stomach for 2 nights in a row and it starts at night time?
Nothing's perfect: Check a pregnancy test. If negative see your primary care ...Read more
How does a g tube site close after removal, particularly the stomach. What complications could occur? It has some epitheliazed tissue on outside.
Natural healing: It closes by the body for in scar tissue, a natural healing process. On occasion, it does not close, and may need a surgical procedure to accomplish this. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I'm having stomach fluttering and dizziness my tubes have been tied for 5 years what could this be?
Don't know but it's: Not your tubes. Missed a period? If so, get a home pregnancy test. If you've not missed a period you're not pregnant. There's a lot of viral shtuff going around the USA these days. Maybe you've got a bug? If you're feeling worse by 2morrow call your DOC. Maybe the Super Bowl will cure you? Seen any of the ads yet? If those don't chase the viral blues away then, I dunno- tough bugs I guess! ...Read more