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Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
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Lower Abdominal Fullness (Overview)

Lower abdominal fullness is a symptom in which a person feels full or bloated in the lower part of her tummy (below the level of his belly button (navel). This sensation can occur with constipation, menstrual problems, bladder problems, etc


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Pelvic/Transvag sono on 8/22 showed partially ruptured ovarian cyst with small amount of free fluid. Would this cause bloating and abdominal fullness?

Pelvic/Transvag sono on 8/22 showed partially ruptured ovarian cyst with small amount of free fluid. Would this cause bloating and abdominal fullness?

Yes: When you ovulate, a cyst on your ovary ruptures to release the egg, and some fluid escapes into your abdomen. This can cause an initial sharp pain, or a sense of fullness or bloating. If it gets worse, or doesn't go away within 2-3 days, see your doctor. ...Read more

Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
3 doctors shared insights

Lower Abdominal Fullness (Overview)

Lower abdominal fullness is a symptom in which a person feels full or bloated in the lower part of her tummy (below the level of his belly button (navel). This sensation can occur with constipation, menstrual problems, bladder problems, etc


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I have abdominal fullness, bloating, and fatigue. Are these early signs of pregnancy?

I have abdominal fullness, bloating, and fatigue. Are these early signs of pregnancy?

Definitely: But they are also symptomatic of 100 other things. A pregnancy test will answer this question for you, good luck. ...Read more

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My hemoglobin came back elevated again (17.5) im feeling extremely tired, short of breath, rapid heart beat and abdominal fullness. Why?

My hemoglobin came back elevated again (17.5) im feeling extremely tired, short of breath, rapid heart beat and abdominal fullness. Why?

?Polycythemia: Many causes: smoking, lung disease, heart disease, medications. I suggest you talk with your doctor. May need to see a hematologist for a further work up. Treatment for polycythemia is removal of blood (phlebotomy). Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I'm having mild bloating/lower abdominal fullness after period. Can it be due to ruptured or growing cysts? I have PCOS.

I'm having mild bloating/lower abdominal fullness after period. Can it be due to ruptured or growing cysts? I have PCOS.

Exs Gas & bloating: If the extent of your symptoms are bloating and 'abdominal fullness' the most likely cause is an excess intentional yeast/fungi. Just like yeast makes bread rise, yeast makes tummy rise. If, in addition, your have painful crampy periods and the menstrual flow is laced with pieces/clots of blood, then you have PMS. Treatment is very simple wit a very safe drug — one that is not absorbed. Ask for ...Read more

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I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness, lower abdominal pain and rectal bleeding. The following also describes me: Diarrhea. The pain has been for about a week.?

I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness, lower abdominal pain and rectal bleeding. The following also describes me: Diarrhea. The pain has been for about a week.?

Need to examine: Bleeding from the lower end needs to be evaluated by a physical examination. It is likely to be hemorrhoids, however, even that needs to be addressed by a doctor and you should see one.
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I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness, lower abdominal pain (side: right), nausea (severity: mild), back pain (side: lower) and chills.

I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness, lower abdominal pain (side: right), nausea (severity: mild), back pain (side: lower) and chills.

Abdominal pain must : You must please see your doctor. A urine test must be done and depending on the clinical findings a gynaecological examination might be indicated ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) and irregular menstrual periods. The following also describe me: Diarrhea, Bloating or abdominal fullness, Lower abdominal pain, Stomach cramps, Abdominal discomfort, and Tender abdomen. What should I d?

I am experiencing  abdominal pain (generalized) and irregular menstrual periods. The following also describe me: Diarrhea, Bloating or abdominal fullness, Lower abdominal pain, Stomach cramps, Abdominal discomfort, and Tender abdomen. What should I d?

Abd pain: For how long? if it is chronic think food intolerances -gluten, soy , milk ( avoid those products and see if helps) ,possible H pylori infection- a bug that can cause gastritis and need antibiotics , early inflammatory bowel disease ( any blood in stool?) or irritable bowel syndrome. if irregular menses check for polycystic ovarian syndrome with ultrasound f/u/ w / doc ...Read more

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Last month my period end 3days,this month period came early and end 3 days and with cramps and lower abdominal pain n feeling full Last TTC 1aug. Why?

Last month my period end 3days,this month period came early and end 3 days and with cramps and lower abdominal pain n feeling full Last TTC 1aug. Why?

Irregular: Menstrual irregularities can happen stress and other environmental factors can come into play. Pregnancy always a concern. If problem would persist some type of hormonal problem could be possible. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (side: lower) (severity: moderate), abdominal discomfort, bloating or abdominal fullness, low back pain, fatigue...

I am experiencing abdominal pain (side: lower) (severity: moderate), abdominal discomfort, bloating or abdominal fullness, low back pain, fatigue...

Some possibilities..: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually R lower quadrant), diverticulitis, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Most people with "moderate pain", more than mild pain, may need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery. ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left) , diarrhea, bloating or abdominal fullness, nausea (severity: moderate) and constipation. My friend and I have been experiencing the same symptoms that started around the same time. ?

I am experiencing  lower abdominal pain (side: left) , diarrhea, bloating or abdominal fullness, nausea (severity: moderate)  and constipation. My friend and I have been experiencing the same symptoms that started around the same time. ?

Infection?: If your friend and you started to have these symptoms after having eaten the same meal, I would suspect a parasitic issue. If this has been present for more than a week without improvement, it is time to see your doctor to get checked out. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: mild) (quality: throbbing sensation). The following also describe me: Unintentional weight loss, Lower abdominal pain, and Bloating or abdominal fullness. What should I do?

I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: mild) (quality: throbbing sensation). The following also describe me: Unintentional weight loss, Lower abdominal pain, and Bloating or abdominal fullness. What should I do?

Weight loss: Which is unintentional indicates a need for you to see your doctor. You also mention other GI symptoms. Your doc can help. Probiotics may be part of the solution. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation) , bloating or abdominal fullness and nausea (severity: mild) . The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort, Tender abdomen, Lower abdominal pain, Su

I am experiencing  abdominal pain (generalized) (severity: severe) (quality: throbbing sensation) , bloating or abdominal fullness and nausea (severity: mild) . The following also describe me: Abdominal discomfort, Tender abdomen, Lower abdominal pain, Su

Doctor can evaluate: Abdominal pain can be from many things. Stomach acid problems cause pain, as does pancreatitis or gallstones. Appendicitis is always a concern (pain is usually right lower abdomen, worsens over time, with fever coming on). If constipated for a while, stool could have backed up and cause pain. Gastrointestinal infections can cause pain, nausea, vomiting, and fever. A doctor's exam may be needed. ...Read more

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I am experiencing excessive menstrual cramps. The following also describe me: Pelvic pain, Lower abdominal pain, Pain during sex, Bloating or abdominal fullness, and Cramping pelvic pain. What should I do?

I am experiencing  excessive menstrual cramps. The following also describe me: Pelvic pain, Lower abdominal pain, Pain during sex, Bloating or abdominal fullness, and Cramping pelvic pain. What should I do?

Severe cramps: The symptoms described can be endometriosis, which causes inflammation in the abdomen, and irritation of the lining of the abdomen (peritoneum) by cells from uterus bleeding simultaneously with your period, but inside the abdomen. Oral bcp's can alleviate this pain to a great extent, and preserve fertility, since the inflammation causes scar tissue, which causes pain with sex. See your gyn ! ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left, right), pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation), bloating or abdominal fullness and bladder pain. The following also describe me: Pelvic pain, Abdominal pain (generalized), Pain d

I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left, right), pain with urination (quality: stinging or burning sensation), bloating or abdominal fullness and bladder pain. The following also describe me: Pelvic pain, Abdominal pain (generalized), Pain d

? UTI: Which can cause these symptoms if not treated, or may be pelvic infection, kindly see your doctor for evaluation and Rx medications, meanwhile, push more fluids, cranberry juice, analgesics, and rest, good luck ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (generalized), diarrhea, nausea (severity: moderate) , back pain (side: upper, lower) , appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) , constipation, bloating or abdominal fullness, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in low

I am experiencing  abdominal pain (generalized), diarrhea, nausea (severity: moderate) , back pain (side: upper, lower) , appetite changes (quality: reduced appetite) , constipation, bloating or abdominal fullness, stomach cramps (quality: cramping in low

Some possibilities..: If one has very uncomfortable tummy pain, and is normally in good health, plus is not pregnant, the possibilities include: appendicitis (usually R lower abdomen), diverticulitis, kidney stone (very painful), constipation (crampy), stomach flu, etc... Most people with "moderate pain," more than mild pain, may need a doctor's evaluation to be sure it is not appendicitis, which would need surgery. ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (period-like), low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps?

I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (period-like), low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps?

Seen a physician lat: You have multiple symptoms which are difficult to sort out without a complete examination. If these symptoms are lasting/persisting for more than one week, go visit your primary care doctor for a complete check up. If you have abdominal distention, you need to be sure there is nothing serious(?ovarian cancer) causing you these symptoms. It could also be Urinary tract infection which may need antib ...Read more

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I have abdominal fullness, bloating, and fatigue. Are these early signs of pregnancy?

Definitely: But they are also symptomatic of 100 other things. A pregnancy test will answer this question for you, good luck. ...Read more

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I am experiencing passing gas. The following also describes me: Bloating or abdominal fullness. What should I do?

I am experiencing passing gas. The following also describes me: Bloating or abdominal fullness. What should I do?

Feeling gassy...: 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

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My Wife is experiencing fatigue and bloating or abdominal fullness. The following also describes her: Abdominal pain. What should she do?

My Wife is experiencing fatigue and bloating or abdominal fullness. The following also describes her: Abdominal pain. What should she do?

Fatigue bloating abd: Is there fever? Diarrhea? Nausea? Vomiting? How long has this been going on? Could be gallbladder(acute) or gastritis or food intolerances, or constipation or ovaries or even ischemia of the bowel or cardiac origin. She needs to be evaluated in urgent care /ER ...Read more

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I am experiencing diarrhea, bloating or abdominal fullness, constipation and abdominal discomfort.

With this: Combination of symptoms it will be hard to pinpoint a potential diagnosis without an examination and perhaps some lab work. See a local health care provider for these. ...Read more