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I have lower abdominal pain and constant upper abdominal pain right at the top of my rib cage. Plus the bridge of my nose feels like its buzzing?

I have lower abdominal pain and constant upper abdominal pain right at the top of my rib cage. Plus the bridge of my nose feels like its buzzing?

See your doctor: 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

Dr. Marvin Ott
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Stomach Pain After Meal (Definition)

Stomach pain after a meal, also known as a postprandial pain, refers to pain in the mid abdomen after eating. It can have many causes, related to the stomach, esophagus, gallbladder , pancreas, and intestines, among other organs. If it persists, ...Read more


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Hello, I'm 15 weeks pregnant and have had stomach ache ( not lower abdominal pain) could this be my organs being pushed upwards due to my growing baby?

Hard to say: Pregnant women often experience a variety of discomforts. They also experience periodic digestive disturbances. They are also prone to bladder infections. When pregnant women experience pain it is important to have it evaluated in person with your doctor to determine if a clear cause can be identified. ...Read more

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Had watery diarrhea with undigested food in it. About 6 hrs after eating it. Has happened multiple times in past 24 hrs, sharp lower abdominal pain?

Enteritis: This sounds like an acute gastroenteritis. If it is, you should expect diarrhea, maybe fever, nausea, lack of appetite and cramping belly pain less than 1 week usually. Red flags to visit the doctor: blood in the vomit or stool, longer than 2 weeks and inability to drink fluids/dehydration ...Read more

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Explosive diarrhea with undigested food. Gas. Left lower abdominal pain gurgling in stomach and feels like rectum. 1 week?

Explosive diarrhea with undigested food. Gas. Left lower abdominal pain gurgling in stomach and feels like rectum. 1 week?

Explosive diarrea: hello ~ text book description of GIARDIASIS, intestinal infection by Giardia Lamblia. Go to GP and get request to go for stool Microscopy and culture. The G lamblia has a very characteristic appearance under microscope and is easily diagnosed and do Giardia EIA test to confirm diagnosis. Rx is FLAGYL 250mg tid x 5 days ...Read more

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I get bad stomach aches after eating food especially veg. I also get stabbing pains in my lower back, even if just standing up. Could it be ovaries?

I get bad stomach aches after eating food especially veg. I also get stabbing pains in my lower back, even if just standing up. Could it be ovaries?

Not likely: Pain that is consistent after eating food is very unlikely to be related to the ovaries. Usually this type of pain is from the gastrointestinal tract or gallbladder. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I am getting upper abdomen pain most of the day and after eating food it is reducing.should i concern about this?

Ulcer pain??: The best thing would be that you have an ulcer. It is, and has been for a number of years, a treatable medical condition- with 2 antibiotics and an antacid for about 3 weeks. If that doesn't work see your doc to look for nastier things-I.e. Stomach cancer, et. al. ...Read more

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I've had bad watery diarrhea and lower abdominal pain after eating or drinking anything. Literally, everytime I eat or drink?

I've had bad watery diarrhea and lower abdominal pain after eating or drinking anything.  Literally, everytime I eat or drink?

GI reflex: Hi YLawrence, Sorry to hear your have been struggling from poor health. What you are describing is known as a GI or gastric reflex. Basically, every time we eat, our body releases hormones that stimulate the entire GI tract to begin contract at regular intervals (not just the stomach, but lower GI tract also). Contraction can be vigorous enough to cause bowel movements. Hope this helps. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Nutrition (Definition)

Nutrition is the synergistic combination of nutrients found in food and water that allows the human body to perform all essential ...Read more


Dr. Barry Rosen
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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