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Diarrhea for the past two days, excessive rumbling nosies in stomach and flatulence. Goes away after passing diarrhea. No pain or discomfort. Normal?

Diarrhea for the past two days, excessive rumbling nosies in stomach and flatulence. Goes away after passing diarrhea. No pain or discomfort. Normal?

Not normal but: Normal for a gastroenteritis viral infection (low-grade). Stay well hydrated, avoid high sugar fluids and most lactose products (except yogurt). It should pass within 5-10 days. ...Read more

Dr. Oscar Novick
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Loose Stools (Definition)

Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more


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I have abdominal pain and changes in bowels (constant rumbling and diarrhea) can this happen and should it go away?

I have abdominal pain and changes in bowels (constant rumbling and diarrhea) can this happen and should it go away?

Not necessarily: Chronic diarrhea needs to be evaluated. There are several causes including inflammatory bowel disease and infections. See a gastroenterologist. ...Read more

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I have abdominal pain and changes in bowels (constant rumbling and diarrhea) can this happen after abdominal myofacial release mand should it go away?

I have abdominal pain and changes in bowels (constant rumbling and diarrhea) can this happen after abdominal myofacial release mand should it go away?

Go back to doctor: You need to be re-examined and be sure that there is no evidence of bowel obstruction. These symptoms can occur after surgery but you don't simply make assumptions without confirmation that there is not a serious issue. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Deep rumbling in lower abdomen. Diarrhea. Some pain. Bloating. Hardness when I poke on my lower abdomen. Feeling full. IBS?

Deep rumbling in lower abdomen. Diarrhea. Some pain. Bloating. Hardness when I poke on my lower abdomen. Feeling full. IBS?

Abdominal pain: Constipation can produce all of these things. The workup and recommendations is totally related to the patient's age. Under age 40, it is most certainly constipation or IBS. If over 40, then additional workup, such as colonoscopy would be recommended to make sure something else isn't going on. ...Read more

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31yrmale. Mild pain & rumbling in lower abdomen after bowel movement. Entire day feel like diarrhea cramp but nothing comes out. No blood. Endoscopy clean

31yrmale. Mild pain & rumbling in lower abdomen after bowel movement. Entire day feel like diarrhea cramp but nothing comes out. No blood. Endoscopy clean

Pro mean with: And bio means life. Probiotics help the GI system digest food. Anti means against. So, if one takes excessive antibiotics (which are sometimes needed) they can kill off the good bacteria in our GI systems and we can have digestive problems. This can happen w/out antibiotics at times too. So, the probiotics replace the good bacteria that are missing or low. Peace and good health. See doctor. ...Read more

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Gas, bloating, rumbling stomach, cramps sharp ache alternating constipation and diarrhea. Heavy feeling in abdomen after eating little food. What?????

Gas, bloating, rumbling stomach, cramps sharp ache alternating constipation and diarrhea. Heavy feeling in abdomen after eating little food. What?????

Peptic ulcer: Usually abdominal issues as you describe get a little better with food but if symptoms recur need to be checked for H pylori related stomach ulcers with breath or stool antigen testing ...Read more

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For months now Stomach ache+rumbling even when I've ate. No appitite heart burn loose stools blood when I wipe nauseous, no energy lack of sleep?

For months now Stomach ache+rumbling even when I've ate. No appitite heart burn loose stools blood when I wipe nauseous, no energy lack of sleep?

Could be H. pylori: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) is a type of bacteria that can live in the stomach and can cause heartburn, stomach pain and other symptoms you describe. H. pylori infection can lead to serious problems, such as stomach ulcers and even cancer, if it is not treated. It can be detected by blood test and cured with antibiotics along with proton-pump inhibitors. ...Read more

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20 year old male pressing pain in lower left abdomen, diarrhea?

20 year old male pressing pain in lower left abdomen, diarrhea?

See your doctor.: Belly pains and diarrhea commonly happen with viral gastroenteritis - aka the stomach bug or flu. If you're having blood in your stools, a high fever, unable to hold down any foods, or if the pain in your left lower side is increasing in intensity, then it's time to see your doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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So the bf has had severe pain in his lower left abdomen and diarrhea for about a week what could this be?

Diverticulitis: This could be any number of things including an infectious diarrhea, or diverticulitis, appendicitis or even a kidney stone. Severe symptoms indicate seeing a doctor about the condition as soon as possible, and abdominal pain is not something to fool around with, or wait with hoping it will get better. ...Read more

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I have diarrhea, pain in my abdominal, and a headache (pain and headache for 2 days prior to diarrhea) what medication/action should I take?

I have diarrhea, pain in my abdominal, and a headache (pain and headache for 2 days prior to diarrhea) what medication/action should I take?

Tell your parents.: You may have a virus. Start w clear liquid like water, soda that is clear, or sports hydration drinks. Sip, sip, sip. Work up to solids w bland foods like bananas, rice, applesauce, toast, gelatin, or chicken. Avoid alcohol, nicotine, caffeine, dairy & high fat foods. Rest. Tylenol (acetaminophen) can help for pain. ...Read more

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54 yo male, softball sized swelling in left abdomen a few inches below his ribcage. Rapid onset (one day), no diarrhea, pain or other symptoms.

54 yo male, softball sized swelling in left abdomen a few inches below his ribcage. Rapid onset (one day), no diarrhea, pain or other symptoms.

Get checked: Well, you certainly would want to be checked immediately. There are so many possibilities and an exam and appropriate studies can help to diagnose the problem. Some potential causes could be quite simple and others much more ominous, please get checked. Thank you for your question. ...Read more

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My lower left abdomen got suddenly painful and I cannot stand up all the way. It hurts worse when I move. I just got done with 2-3 days of diarrhea.

My lower left abdomen got suddenly painful and I cannot stand up all the way. It hurts worse when I move. I just got done with 2-3 days of diarrhea.

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. If the pain is not tolerable, you should go to the emergency department of the nearest hospital.
Wish you good health! ...Read more

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How can I address abdominal pain and diarrhea?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Diarrhea and pain in abdominal/stomach. What can I do?

Diarrhea and pain in abdominal/stomach. What can I do?

Difficult to say: Depends on how bad, how long an other symptoms. May just be gastrorenteritis which will get better in a few days. Immodium may help in those causes. If longer duration see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have diarrhea and pain in my lower abdomen when I stand up?

Stop eating and: Drink gatoraid/pedialyte. When hungry, only carbs like baked potato, toast, crackers. Should respond w/i 48-72 he's.If repeated vomiting, high fever or Persistant diarrhea...c doc.tylenol (acetaminophen) ok for pain, nothing stronger.Imodium helps. ...Read more

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I have a bad abdominal pain, diarrhea what can I do to feel better?

I have a bad abdominal pain, diarrhea what can I do to feel better?

See a md: Could be anything. Need to know what it is to treat appropriately. ...Read more

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What could the cause be of very sharp lower-central abdominal pain and diarrhea?

What could the cause be of very sharp lower-central abdominal pain and diarrhea?

Viral?: Many different things can give you those symptoms. Diverticulitis, colitis, tumors adhesions/obstruction, ovarian cysts, less likely cancers can all give you sharp lower abdo pains. Is anyone else sick? If this is recurrent or has lasted more than a couple days I would see a physician asap. He/she will be able to examine, take a good history, obtain images. If severe, go to er. ...Read more

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What could cause diarrhea, abdominal pains, and a feeling of fuzziness in the head?

What could cause diarrhea, abdominal pains, and a feeling of fuzziness in the head?

Stomach flu: Is a viral gastrointestinal infection. There is no effective treatment for this condition. Have a good rest and drink a lot of water. Wash your hands after handling food (the condition is contagious). ...Read more

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Every time I eat I get very sick and I have watery diarrhea with pain in my right lower abdominal area and it's swollen?

See doctor: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor, especially if you have lost weight. ...Read more

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Woke up this morning with abdominal pain and ending up having diarrhea. I felt very sick the whole time and I don't know why.?

Woke up this morning with abdominal pain and ending up having diarrhea. I felt very sick the whole time and I don't know why.?

Diarrhea: Perhaps it is something you ate last night, or even a stomach bug you contracted. Try a day off work, drinks plenty of fluids, keep the commode close by and hope to last out the day. ...Read more

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2-3 days of foul smelling burps, diarrhea, distended abdomen and pain. How can I treat this at home to see if it runs it's course. Thanks!

2-3 days of foul smelling burps, diarrhea, distended abdomen and pain. How can I treat this at home to see if it runs it's course. Thanks!

See answer: You may be suffering from a viral gastroenteritis. However there is not enough information to give you specific advice. Go the following links discussing gastroenteritis and abdominal pain. Then you will be more informed as to what you should do. See a physician if needed for proper diagnosis and treatment.
http://bit. Ly/1vxEW0V and http://bit. Ly/1L7sqOK and http://bit. Ly/10RdXop ...Read more

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I have been having diarrhea for a few days. My stomach feels upset and does very loud noises. I also feel sharp pains in my abdomen. Help please?

Mal absorption.: You may be having mal absorption problem. Most commonly lactose intolerance present like this, in that case dairy products makes the symptoms worse. Try probiotics and lactaid with dairies. Persistent problems needs some work up to rule out irritable bowel, celiac disease or inflammatory bowel diseases ...Read more

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Bouts of abdomen pain/nausea/explosive diarrhea that half floats/sinks occur regularly for me (at least 3-4 times a month). I feel better afterwards.?

Bouts of abdomen pain/nausea/explosive diarrhea that half floats/sinks occur regularly for me (at least 3-4 times a month). I feel better afterwards.?

You need to: Make a list of what you eat....and when you get these episodes what did you eat?? Sounds like FATTY FOOD intolerance. (Stool "floats")

More info needed
Hope this is a helpful "beginning"!
Dr Z ...Read more

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I'm diagnosed w/ cryptosporidium after 2mo. Of diarrhea & bad right side/low abdomen pain. What are long term issues I could have w/ lentgh of illness?

Immunocompromised?: In most healthy people, a cryptosporidium infection produces a bout of watery diarrhea and the infection usually goes away within a week or two. If you have a compromised immune system, a cryptosporidium infection can become life-threatening without proper treatment. Read more at: http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/cryptosporidium/home/ovc-20272940 ...Read more

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I have a lump towards the middle of the left side of my abdomen. I noticed it on saturday. For about a week and a half I have been getting diarrhea?

See a doctor: Depending on where the lump is (skin or inside), these may or may not be related. Possible mass of stool with diarrhea seeping around it. Possible crohn's disease. Recommend seeing your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I woke up this morning, my abdomen was hurting, and I had diarrhea. Why?

I woke up this morning, my abdomen was hurting, and I had diarrhea. Why?

Specifics please: In what position do you feel better/ worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gassiness? Where in your abdomen (right, mid, left) do you experience discomfort? Duration pain lasts? Is pain deep or superficial? Have you seen blood with stool or change in bowels? Any chance of pregnancy (sexually active)? Any bladder/uti symptoms? Ur doc will need this info 2 help ...Read more

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My small sis is having pain In her abdomen tell 4 days. ... And also having diarrhea. ...?

My small sis is having pain In her abdomen tell 4 days. ... And also having diarrhea. ...?

Abdominal pain: She likely has a stomach bug and it should pass in about 3 more days but she should be seen be her doctor to make sure nothing more serious is going on. ...Read more

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After painful diarrhea I have a pain in lower right part of abdomen. It is worst when I sit goes away by passing air. Should I go to emergency? Thank U

After painful diarrhea I have a pain in lower right part of abdomen. It is worst when I sit goes away by passing air. Should I go to emergency? Thank U

Here are some...: If this cluster of symptoms has been the first time, it is most advisable to seek timely evaluation for right counseling and treatment; if recurrent and knowing how its course could be, you may watch and see. How to handle sickness correctly? Follow instructions described in the article in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Thereby you know how to closely work with the doctor for good care ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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Diarrhea (Definition)

Diarrhea = increased frequency of stools which ...Read more