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Pain on top of abdomen and in chest. Been eval. for chest full work up and angiogram included and nothing found been in several times for chest pain. ?

Pain on top of abdomen and in chest. Been eval. for chest full work up and angiogram included and nothing found been in several times for chest pain. ?

Stomach related: Very rare to have heart problems at your age. Acid reflex, peptic ulcers or hiatal hernia is more likely. Try with Prilosec 40 mg daily for 2 months daily. If pain persistent, see Gastrointestonist for evaluation. ...Read more

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Pain at top of abdomen and under ribs. Doc said costrochondritis but could it be hiatal hernia? Sore after sit-ups and golf

Pain at top of abdomen and under ribs.  Doc said costrochondritis but could it be hiatal hernia?  Sore after sit-ups and golf

Musculoskeletal: If it is activity related more likely to be musculoskeletal like costochondritis. Hiatal hernia usually results more in heartburn type pain. either way if its not improving u may need additional testinsg ...Read more

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Why am i having abdominal pain in my top abdomen that goes down to my lower abdomen that feels like a contraction?

Why am i having abdominal pain in my top abdomen that goes down to my lower abdomen that feels like a contraction?

Several possiblities: It could be a muscular contraction. In general, if the abdominal pain persists beyond 4 hours, you should be evaluated. Without fever or vomiting you can call your primary doc and start in the outpatient setting. Hernia, inflammation, cyst are all possibilities. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have pain in the top of my abdomen when I eat or drink it feels like there is something blocking it which makes me sick?

I have pain in the top of my abdomen when I eat or drink it feels like there is something blocking it which makes me sick?

Might be a problem: This area is where your stomach, gallbladder, pancreas and duodenum are. You may be experiencing signs of gallstones, inflammation of your stomach or duodenum or even an ulcer. This needs examination by a clinician such as an Internist or Family Practitioner. ...Read more

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I love sodas but lately whenever I drink my mt dew or Pepsi I get an awful pain in the top center of my abdomen. What could this be?

I love sodas but lately whenever I drink my mt dew or Pepsi I get an awful pain in  the top center of my abdomen. What could this be?

Reflux or ulcer: Most likely is gastroesphogeal reflux disease, or GERD; gastritis or early ulcer are also potential. Caffeine can be a factor in developing this condition. Decreasing caffeine intake, weaning off or stopping would likely help. Taking reflux medicine, such as omeprozole or zantac (ranitidine) or tagamet will be beneficial. Eating a bland diet, eliminating fried foods and acidic foods will likely help as well. ...Read more

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She is having pains on the left side from boob down even to top of belly button. Feels like a sharp pain. Also hurts at the top of abdomen in the cent?

She is having pains on the left side from boob down even to top of belly button. Feels like a sharp pain. Also hurts at the top of abdomen in the cent?

See a physician: This format is not meant to diagnose illness.It's not possible to make a diagnosis without a thorough history or the ability to question and examen you. Please see a physician.Don't try to diagnose yourself on the internet, you won't be able to and only confuse and worry yourself. It takes years of training to learn to interpret symptoms Sorry I couldn't be more helpful. I hope you get well soon. ...Read more