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Mid Abdominal Heaviness
Losing weight. On steroid for asthma. Hurt myself lifting boxes. Mild mid-abdomen rt side pain on exam. Dr said steroid will help it too. What's it?
Am 54 female over weight, has pain right abdominal high mid ribs to back dull + stab @ naval, nausea, bowel changes, cough + feel some lumps not on ribs?
Make an appointment : I would make an appointment to see your pcp. The pain, nausea, and bowel habits could be your gallbladder. The lumps are pretty nonspecific and probably have always been the it is just that you are noticing them because ou are hurting. Or it could be something completely different. But if you are hurting and nauseated i would recommend being seen by a physician. ...Read more
Symptoms: nausea, vomitting, lower/mid back &lower abdominal pain, extreme weight loss, can't keep solid food or thick drinks down. Help! all test normal?
Psychological?: If no medical reasons have been identified for your symptoms (. ...Read more
Should I have an abdominal ultrasound before gastric bypass surgery? I'm a 60 year old male and i've never been a drinker. I've been over weight most of my life and i weigh about 350 lbs. I've had diabetes since the mid 1980's and I have some chronic kidn
Ask your surgeon: Generally, gastric bypass should never be done before participation in a comprehensive weight management program, where you work with drs, psychologists, trainers, nutritionists, and other health specialists to make sure that you are ready for the surgery, and that it is really the best option for you. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Im constipated, very mild pain in upper left abdomen and left mid area excessive heartburn, no lost weight, no fever, no discoloration of stools cause?
Go see your DR: For a thorough exam. You may have stomach irritation. Otc Prilosec and antacids may work for now . Try some laxatives/ stool softeners. You may need endoscopy and colonoscopy for further workup in the future. Avoid caffeine , spicy foods , alcohol , soda to minimize heartburn. Bless you ! ...Read more
I've been having sharp pains in my mid to lower right abdomen for 3 days now, its on and off, what could it be?
?muscular?intestinal: Intermittent pains in the abdomen could be muscular, pelvic or intestinal from gas or inflammation. Since the appendix and right ovary are in the right lower abdominal region , persistent discomfort in that area warrants an examination by your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For 2 days now, 5 minutes after I begin eating I have uncomfortable sensation in my upper-mid left side of my abdomen every time and it lasts an hour.
Gastritis/ Ulcer: Please see a gastroenterologist for your symptoms. You will need to stop all NSAIDS, get checked for H.pylori and get an endoscopy to better visualize your upper GI tract. Stop eating heavy, greasy or spicy foods and take an antacid and OTC zantac/prilosec until you can get in to see the specialist. ...Read more
Abdomen mass: Could be several different things. Some are just fatty deposits under the skin and some could be hernia or a growth that needs to be removed. If you are concerned, then get it checked by your doctor to get the right diagnosis. No one can tell you what it is without an examination. ...Read more
What would most likely be the cause of pain that wraps around from the low left back to the mid left section of the abdomen?
Hard to know...: It could be a sign of a kidney issue (like infection) to a musculoskeletal cause (muscle). If it is bothersome and persistent or accompanied by other symptoms, it would be worthwhile for a health care provider to do a medical history and physical exam. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
Referred back pain: Back pain from strained muscles can be referred around to the sides or the abdomen. If you have a sore back, you might move a little differently, and strain your other muscles. Best treatment is rest, ibuprofen for a couple days (600 mg every 6 hrs), and maybe a heating pad for 20 min at a time. Gentle stretches when you're ready. Physical Therapy for more chronic pain. ...Read more
3 days after sex, why does the mid left side of my abdomen hurt now? It couldn't be related could it?
Is it possible to feel vena cava? I can feel something hard when I press deeply. Hurts a lot. Mid abdomen
Pain on right side upper to mid abdomen with pain in righ side of back to shoulder blades. What could this be?
Cholecystitis: Is the pain after each meal? is it constant? what other symptoms are associated with the pain. ...Read more