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Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
I am having pain in right upper abdomen from the last one year. It is like a feeling of inflammation and that something is streching. What should I do?
NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: You have had this pain for one year, it is about time you consult your doctor it may be from gall bladder condition or your stomach so have it checked to find the cause and proper treatment. ...Read more
I have a cyst just beneath my navel, I am a 30 year old female, its been here for a while but now it has become inflammed (red) same size very painful?
Gallbladder?: This might be associated with gallstones and colic associated with them especially if you are having significant pain after eating. There are other reasons for your symptoms like gastritis, liver problems or lesions, constipation, among others. Try to get evaluated with a provider that can check your abdominal area and possibly order tests. If you experience severe pain, vomiting, fever go to ED. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can acid reflux cause pain in the upper middle abdomen? I have inflammation at the GE junction. Could this cause pain in the upper middle abdomen?
Yes: it's very common for reflux to cause pain in the epigastrium. If you get discomfort in that region that you suspect is from reflux, it is appropriate to try an antacid to see if it helps. It is important to try to follow anti-reflux precautions and to take your reflux medication on a regular basis. Good luck. ...Read more
I had IBS/SIBO and am not having any other symptoms aside from abdomen swelling really big and pain. It's like chronic inflammation. What can I do?
Inflammation or IBS?: IBS is not an inflammatory condition, so if there is doubt as the diagnosis or a new inflammatory condition is present, please get re-evaluated. There are many promising new agents for relief of IBS symptoms, but first clarify that IBS is indeed the active condition causing your present symptoms please. ...Read more
DX reports that my gallbladder is partially distended without surrounding inflammation or internal calcification. Been having pain in upper abdomen.
Gall bladder: Distension of the gall bladder may be due to improper emptying. See a gastroenterologist for expert advice. ...Read more
I been having nausea and spasm like pains in upper abdomen. Ultrasound normal, scope normal only inflammation, hida scan showed 89%. what's this?
Measures function: HIDA scan measures how much of your gall bladder empties when stimulated to do so. 85% means it empties very well. However if your symptoms were experienced much worse during the test then this might still be gallbladder pain called biliary dyskinesia. The scope of your stomach was not normal if it showed inflammation. That is called gastritis (has many causes) gives pain like yours. G-d healt ...Read more
Can you have painful sex with Crohn's disease? Very painful deep vaginal pain in R low abdomen. Colonoscopy showed redness inflammation in that area
I have feeling inflammation in my lower abdomen befote 5 month.i have done endoscopy.i diagnose antral gastritis with oeaophagel candidasis..i yave ta?
Can liver inflammation cause chest wall pain localized on the last rib on both sides just above the abdomen?
Possible: This can happen with irritation of the diaphragm from something taking place within the abdomen, but would not make that assumption without being examined and assessed by a professional. See your doctor. ...Read more
Been dx hiatus hernia with inflammation. Every day my upper abdomen is swollen hard and hard to breathe, lost appetite. ,?
Can MRI detect tissue or muscle pulling or inflammation right side of lower abdomen just above penile shaft and nearby region?Usg is normal.
Pain n sweeling in left scortum.took oflox n doxycycline.now no swelling n usg normal.but still some time feel pain in abdomen n inflammation in scort?
Scrotal pain: himanshu see a urologist or pcp for USG scrotum ...Read more
Missed period. Had full period april 18 normal had pap test april29 normal with some inflammation on my righs side of abdomen hve way more info to add?
Just finished surgery for perianal abscess. Now has lower back pain and tender abdomen. Are these inflammation related to abscess?
Can MRI detect pull/ inflammation/ injury in tissues /muscle/ ligament which is connected from testis to lower abdomen above penile shaft without dye?
Commonly yes : What you describe suggests athletic pubalgia. This is pain around the pubic bone where a number of muscles insert. Arthritis of the symphysis pubis itself can cause pain in this area. Mri can be helpful in diagnosing tendon and muscle injury in this area. Answer is recycled. ...Read more
Would a CT scan on the abdomen without contrast show kidney stones or gallbladder inflammation better than ultrasound?
CT for stones: Ct without contrast is much better than us for kidney and ureter stones. Ct detects calcium better. Most gallbladder disease involves inflammation. Us is better for right upper quadrant pain and suspected gallbladder disease. It is also cheaper and involves no radiation, so it is arguably safer over a person's lifetime. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Ct of abdomen showed fluid full loops of fluid And stool loops of small bowel. No bm in 7days. Doc said no inflammation or obstruction? What?
Intermittent upper abdomen pain, yellow stool, dark urine, and slightly yellow eyes for 6 weeks. Ultrasound showed kidney inflammation, ct was normal?
Consultation advised: This Q & A box is not designed for diagnosing medical illnesses. Did you have blood tests, and if so what were the results? Need to know more about the pain: how long have you had it.? How long does it last each time? What is your medical history? To read about jaundice: http://bit.ly/1rPqDdp Consider an online consultation with a Health Tap physician. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer