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Upper abdomen pain. Tums (calcium carbonate) and warm bath didn't help. Ongoing for about 3 hours?

Upper abdomen pain. Tums (calcium carbonate) and warm bath didn't help. Ongoing for about 3 hours?

Upper abdominal pain: Unfortunately there just too many possibilities in that part of your body to be of much help without a hands-on exam. Of course we think of the most common things first like indigestion. Some of other possibilities include peptic ulcer disease, non-ulceraive dyspepsia, gastritis, gallbladder disease, indigestion, pancreatitis, esphageal reflex or esophageal spasm. See your PCP for help. ...Read more

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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


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Uper left side abdomen pain?

Uper left side abdomen pain?

RUQ pain: That is the location of your spleen. Sometimes that can be reffered pain involving left upper chest wall, left lung base, left colon angle. So lots of possibilities. If the pain you feel is after effort is more likely the spleen. If it s happening for awhile, getting worse, associated with shortness of breath, nausea, vomiting go and see your pcp asap. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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What drug should I take for abdomen pain?

What drug should I take for abdomen pain?

...to treat what?: There are lots of reasons for abdominal discomfort, and not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without underlying "disease." if pain with meals consider peptic (acid), biliary, or pancreatic disease. If bleeding or tenderness is present, this suggests inflammation, ischemia, or infection. Find ; treat the underlying cause not symptoms, pls get checked. ...Read more

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How come lower right abdomen pain in women?

How come lower right abdomen pain in women?

See below: Could be either the appendix or an ovary. If it is severe or persists then see your gyn. ...Read more

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What is this abdomen pain underneath my rib cage?

What is this abdomen pain underneath my rib cage?

Many causes: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

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Right abdomen pain! No ovary. Can you help please!?

Right abdomen pain! No ovary. Can you help please!?

A few causes: Right abdomenal pain could be appendicitis, kidney stone, hernia or other things/ other symptoms and an examination will hopefully pinpoint the actual cause. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Why might there be lower left abdomen pain in women?

Why might there be lower left abdomen pain in women?

Many causes: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more

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Why does my upper abdomen pain increase with sitting?

Why does my upper abdomen pain increase with sitting?

Specifics please: In what position do you feel worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gasiness? When you experience discomfort does the pain move or stay in one place? 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? Need this info to better help you. ...Read more

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What can cause lower right back pain and abdomen pain?

What can cause lower right back pain and abdomen pain?

See answer: Several things can cause these symptoms such as a Muscle sprain that refers to the abdomen, intestinal issues, a possible urinary tract issue, including possible kidney stones, etc....You need an evaluation if these issues continue to determine the real cause. Best wishes. ...Read more

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What to do if I have back and lower right abdomen pain?

See your doctor: Abdominal pain, even if associated with back pain, can be caused by way too many things to advise you on what to do for your present condition. You need to see your doctor who will take a complete history & perform a physical exam before recommending any treatment plans. It's possible it could be a stone, based on the brief information you've noted, & and ultrasound or CT may identify the problem ...Read more

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What lower right abdomen pain will worsen when coughing?

Almost all of them: Pain originating in the muscles, tendons, abdominal organs that are part of digestive, genital or urinary systems could get worse while coughing, as it increases abdominal pressure and requires strong contraction of all abdominal muscles. ...Read more

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I have very bad lower right abdomen pain what should I do?

I have very bad lower right abdomen pain what should I do?

RLQ abdominal pain: Pain in the right lower quadrant of the abdomen can be from many sources, including the gallbladder, liver, kidney, ovaries, colon, small intestine, and pancreas, among others. If the pain is severe, you should go to the emergency room. Otherwise, see your doctor soon. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Can chostochondritis cause swelling? And maybe abdomen pain?

Can chostochondritis cause swelling? And maybe abdomen pain?

Yes but is atypical: Costochondritis or inflammation of the cartilage around the rib cage and sternum may cause swelling. I would expect the site of inflammation to be painful and swollen (point tenderness and swelling). This diagnosis may also cause back and abdominal pain, also known as referred pain. However, true abdominal pain should also be observed for worsening as it can be from other causes. ...Read more

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Can not moving around enough and excercising cause abdomen pain??

Pain: Depends what sore of abdominal pain. exercise induced pain will usually only come when you move and the muscles are working. If the pain is there even when you are not moving and is deep-- see your doctor. ...Read more

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Upper abdomen pain since last 15 days what could be possible problem?

Upper abdomen pain since last 15 days what could be possible problem?

It Depends: It depends on where the pain is. There are a lot of structures in the upper abdomen. It could mean dyspepsia (upset or acid stomach), heart burn, gall bladder problems, ulcer disease or other causes. If it doesn't go away, you should discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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Constant lower right abdomen pain. Is there any medication that can help this?

Get it evaluated.: Constant abdominal pain needs a medical evaluation. See your family doctor or a gastroenterologist. There are many causes. ...Read more

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Right side abdomen pain in under the rib cage, when I am sitting I feel more pain?

Right side abdomen pain in under the rib cage, when I am sitting I feel more pain?

Varies: There are many potential causes. An irritation of a nerve in the mid back can cause pain that radiates around one side of the trunk. Gallbladder, lung, and kidney problems can also cause similar symptoms. Consider being checked. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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I keep getting lower right abdomen pain but it comes and goes but when I get it its realy sharp and then oes again what could it be?

Several things: This could be anything from ovarian cysts or other type of pelvic mass, to an intestinal disorder or even appendicitis, to a urinary tract abnormality. Call your gyn for an eval. ...Read more

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For the past 2 days I have been having bad abdomen pain. It wakes me up early in the morning starts from each side to middle, feels like contractions?

For the past 2 days I have been having bad abdomen pain. It wakes me up early in the morning starts from each side to middle, feels like contractions?

See a doctor.: Stomach pain requires an evaluation by a doctor at this time. Do not eat or take a laxative. You may need testing for pregnancy and bowel obstruction. You could have a problem with your tube or ovary or appendix. ...Read more

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I have abdomen pain for 2 mnth under right lower rips, kidney&liver bl tests were normal, abdomen us shows normal liver, kidney&gb, wht is this pain?

I have abdomen pain for 2 mnth under right lower rips, kidney&liver bl tests were normal, abdomen us shows normal liver, kidney&gb, wht is this pain?

Specifics please: In what position do you feel better/ worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gasiness? When you experience discomfort does the pain move or stay in one place? 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? Need this info to better help you. ...Read more

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A week after AF I had startd spottin. This is day 11 of spotting. I have Left abdomen pain too. Negative PregTest. Today is day 26 of cycle. Help! ?

A week after AF I had startd spottin. This is day 11 of spotting. I have Left abdomen pain too. Negative PregTest. Today is day 26 of cycle. Help! ?

Aunt Flo Don't Lie: If you are spotting like that it could be a persistent ovarian cyst that is causing your uterus to stay full and it will leak blood after a while. You really need to see your gynecologist, though, because there are many other causes of persistent spotting. You don't want to miss something or get anemic, do you? By the same token don't worry too much. This can usually be treated with medication. ...Read more

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How to relieve abdomen pain?

Greatly depends: On what is causing the pain. There are so many structures within the abdomen, it is hard to say without a physical exam. You will need to be examined face to face by a physician. You may need to visit the er depending on the pain, level, area and other symptoms. ...Read more

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What other things could abdomen pain be?

What other things could abdomen pain be?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What could be causing this abdomen pain midcycle?

Mittelschmerz: Don't know you, but mid cycle pain can be caused by ovulation and release of follicular contents. This can cause inflammation, fever, pain, nausea, vomiting. Sometimes it skips a cycle because it may only occur in one ovary-ovulation often switches sides each month. ...Read more

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What would cause right abdomen pain?

What would cause right abdomen pain?

Many things: Many things can cause right abdominal pain including constipation, gallstones, hepatitis, parasites, food allergies, ovarian cysts, appendicitis and tubal pregnancies. Some of these are not too serious, some are life-threatening, so if the pain is severe I advise you go to the emergency room for evaluation. ...Read more

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Causes for lower back and abdomen pain?

Causes for lower back and abdomen pain?

Many, Many: Any organ (appendix, pancreas, ovaries, testes, intestines, etc) can all cause mid & low back and abdominal pain. Much pain is referred, though from spinal malalignments & tendon/ligament injuries. See a good osteopathic physician (D.O.) who can do a comprehensive history and physical exam and other testing, if needed to determine & treat cause. ...Read more

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Why am I having sharp abdomen pain under my chest?

Depends: Could be your gallbladder or an ulcer or pneumonia. You need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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What cauaes back, anal and abdomen pain in a female?

What cauaes back, anal and abdomen pain in a female?

It depends: You should not be having this kind of pain under normal conditions. There can be many causes, and you need to be fully evaluated! ...Read more

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Is it easy mixing up lady's abdomen pain with appendicitis?

Is it easy mixing up lady's abdomen pain with appendicitis?

It can be.: The appendix is found in the right lower abdomen; some people have the tip of the appendix very close to the right ovary. Therefore, in the era prior to ct scans and ultrasounds, it was very difficult to differentiate diseases of the tubes and ovary (ruptured cyst, pelvic inflammatory disease) from appendicitis. Even now, these tests are not perfect, sometimes requiring exploratory surgery. ...Read more

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I have abdomen pain with swelling on right side. Painful in back but more on left side?

I have abdomen pain with swelling on right side. Painful in back but more on left side?

Abdominal pain: O you need to see a physician as it is impossible to diagnose you this way ...Read more

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I have sharp abdomen pain it comes and go but I had Zantec and It's not working what shall I do?

Sharp pain: Sharp abdominal pain can be due to many reasons. Zantac (ranitidine) is to treat peptic ulcer disease orAcid Reflux (GERD). Need to ask where is the sharp abdominal pain upper vs. Lower abdomen? Does it get worse or better after eating? Any nausea or vomiting? Any constipation or increased gases? Answer all these questions and visit your friendly primary care doc. ...Read more

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Noticed a very sharp, sensitive pain on surface of the left side my abdomen. Pain area about the size of a coin. Localized on the surface.

Where exactly?: 28 year old gentleman with abdominal pain.
When describing abdominal pain, when was the onset? What is the exact location? Upper or lower quadrant/part of abdomen? How long does it last? What is the intensity? Sharp or dull character? Any radiation?
Any other symptoms such as fever, nausea and vomiting? Changes in bowel habits. Also, take time to fill in your medical history, medications please ...Read more