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Pain In Upper Abdomen Worried About Pancreas What Type Of Pain Is Pancreatitis
Achy into back: Can be dull, achy, penetrating/boring through into bsack; can be more sharp, acute. Can be associated with vomiting, sense of feeling full, feeling sick. Often associated with alcohol use and/or passing gallstone. Can be a very big deal. Any doubt? Call md, get examined. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Abdominal organ. It is digestive organ: it secretes enzymes into the small bowel which break down food and help its absorption. It is also an endocrine organ: it produces hormones involved in sugar control and control of digestion. Insulin is one of these hormones. Diabetics either lack Insulin (type 1 diabetes) or have inadequate ...Read more
Start w/ GP: Start w/ a GP, family doctor. They are trained to screen for the proper specialist referral if needed. They can order initial lab work or imagery that will inform their choice. Don't skip this step but do make it clear that you are looking for more than simply symptom relief - you'd like to find and correct any underlying problem. Best ...Read more
Have large ab.hernia(s),also Ch.Gastritis. I've been in severe pain in my upper ab, pain is area of stomach and hernia.How do I know what pain is from?
Abd hernia pain: I would go to your Drs and show them what is going on. They will examine you and may want to do x-rays/ultra sound. to figure out what the pain is from. ...Read more
Upper abdominal and back pain which moves around, intermittent and sharp. Terrified of pancreatic cancer. Please help. Would pain from cancer move?
Need for examination: Pancreatic cancer is notoriously difficult to diagnose. There are many causes of abdominal pain and it is not feasible to provide an opinion without examining you and may be performing imaging study. Please see your doctor for a proper evaluation, . ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Pain (when having to pee)left upper quadrant of abdomen near lower ribs stabbing and dull type of type no other symptoms Cause?
Non specific: That si not a very specific symptoms, but consider kidney stones specially due to association with peeing. ...Read more
What would cause a burning type of pain, in upper right abdominal area, just under the breastbone? Thanks!
Epigastric pain: Burning pain in the upper middle abdomen (epigastric pain) is often caused by gastritis or GERD. Can also be caused by a peptic ulcer, pancreatitis and other abdominal conditions. If it is more than mild or does not go away with a few days of antacid medication (eg, omeprazole, ranitidine) please see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
I am experiencing acute pain in the front right side above waist and below ribs. Is this a sign of pancreatitis?
Possibly : Although gallstone problems and r kidney problem/ infection are more typical in that area. Either way needs urgent doctors assessment to exclude potentially serious conditions and will need an examination and or tests possibly to sort it out. All the best ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have pain in my rib cage on the right side. Rib number is 4'5'6.my liver and gallbladder and abdomen test are good .what type of doctor should I con?
I've had some dull pain in my upper right abdomen where i think my liver is located. Is this a sign of fatty liver disease?
Possible: it is possible, if the liver is enlarged due to excess amount of fat, a person can get dull pain in the upper right abdomen. Other problems should be excluded, and an image of the liver is indicated ...Read more
What do you suggest if I have abdominal pain, and could the pancreas cause pain in upper abdomen, and the lower right quadrant of the abdomen?
See your doctor.: There are many potential causes of this type of pain (yes, the pancreas is one of them), and the only way to sort them out is to do a physical exam and a history and whatever tests are appropriate. You should see your doctor, who will be able to sort through that for you. Good luck. ...Read more
Intermittent ache under rib cage. Stomach ache after eating. For few weeks. What could be the cause? Scared of pancreatic cancer!!
What could cause headaches,muscle and joint pain and dull pain in upper adomainal where gallbladder and liver but its not a constant pain ?
A virus: Viral infection are one of the most common causes for your symptoms. If this is a long term problem, see a doctor and have an evaluation. ...Read more
What causes pain in the left lower abdomen below the stomach this has lasted for a week with symptoms like passing gas.
Many: Your intestines are in that area, gall bladder pain sometimes radiates there, pancreas pain could cause this , infection such as diverticulitis and ovarian pain can cause similar pain. Gas pain can be very painful. If over a week other causes can be determined by your physician. Please get checked out! ...Read more
What to do if I have abdominal pain, and could the pancreas cause pain in upper abdomen, and the lower right quadrant of the abdomen?
I have pain in my upper abdomen usually swelling pain, sharp pains in the upper left, and upper right quadrant of the abdomen, a congested type of pain in my lower right quadrant with bloating, also my sweat smells unusual. What might be wrong?
History of kidney stones, now pain in the mid abdomen left side which manifests differently, doesn't radiate, what can it be?
Kidney stone: Until you rule out a kidney stone you will not know. ...Read more
Right quadrant of ab: Most likely gall bladder, but to be sure u needd to see u pcp for evaluation and work up. ...Read more
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