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It Hurts To Pass Gas
Unlikely: If haemorrhoids are large, they still allow gas to pass, unless the person is nervous about soiling themselves and it is a learned reflex... Need someone to check the health of the rectum.. Preferably someone who has experience. ...Read more
Trapped gas causing me severe abdominal pain. I can't burp it out or pass the gas either. Its so painful sometimes I feel the need to vomit. Help :(?
See below: Severe abdominal pain requires a visit to the emergency room to see what is the cause. Don't attribute pain to "gas" as it may be something more serious. Gas doesn't get "trapped" in the intestinal tract unless there is a mechanical obstruction. I would recommend getting medical attention as soon as possible. ...Read more
Could trapped gas & constipation cause it to hurt to stand for long, walk, sit, bend, trying to go to the restroom, etc? I can't pass gas or go...
Lots of gas but it is hard to pass, pain in stomach when i need to pass gass, and blood in stool. What could this be?
Must see a doctor: Your symptoms are worrisome. Not enough information present to give specific advice as to cause. Inflammatory bowel disease(IBD) or infectious gastroenteritis are just two of several possible causes. If you are passing large amounts of blood in the toilet or feel faint or dizzy standing you should go to the ER. Otherwise, see your physician as soon as possible for evaluation. ...Read more
I sometimes feel gas bubbles In my pelvic area if I push down on it it makes more gas bubble sounds & I pass wind is this normal ?
How can i stop the pain when passing stools it hurts so bad it takes me about 10-15 mins to pass ?
Immediate exam: You will need a rectal exam to check for inflamed or infected hemorrhoids, fissures , cuts, fistulas, colitis or polyps. You may need anoscopy. sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy. You can try using Anusol HC ( hydrocortisone) rectal cream or suppositories. You must be seen by a gastroenterologist. DO NOT IGNORE THESE SYMPTOMS! ...Read more
Sudden lower left back pain when trying to pass poop. Unable to poop because the action hurts too much. What's up?
Prevention is better: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more
Why do I feel like something is blocking when i go to poop? It feels like my poop has to go through a narrow passage to be able to come out.
Maybe it does...: Is this new for you? Have you had testing that distinguishes a "slow transit" system, or tests that suggest inflammation (like crohn's, ulcerative colitis), infection, stenosis (the narrow passage you mentioned), extrinsic impression against the gut, pregnancy, etc.? Do you have irritable bowel syndrome? Sounds like a medical evaluation is in order--please see your doctor. ...Read more
Aches and feels hard around stomach it happens whenever I eat and I find it hard to pass stalls. What could it be ?
I have gas bubbles trapped in my left collarbone area. It is making it very hard to breathe. How do I relieve this?
Bubbles from where?: I would hope that the bubbles are not from a collapsed lung! if you hade not had this checked out, go the the er right away. If it's been checked and is ok, then if should improve as the bubbles get reabsorbed. ...Read more
Can mouth breathing cause trapped gas or breathlessness? I find it hard to breath until gas moves/gurgles through my system.
Gas trapped in lower back area. How do I get it to stop. What can I do to pass gas to make the pain go away?
See below: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Yes: it could be - you need a doctor's advice ...Read more
When ever I push on my abdomen/stomach I can pop gas bubbles and it makes gurgling noises. Is this normal? Can it be harmful to do that?
What causes women to pass gas through their vagina? Sometimes when i pass gas it comes through my vagina
May be a connection!: If you have had a baby and had a deep vaginal tear - particularly into the rectum; if you had an episiotomy; or even if you have had srs (sexual reassignment surgery), it is possible that a tiny connection has formed between the rectum and vagina. Gas or diarrhea may pass through. More commonly, if you are having intercourse, air can get pushed up into the vagina and expells back out. Talk to gyn! ...Read more