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Gastrointestinal pain and bleeding?

Gastrointestinal pain and bleeding?

Common, serious...: The most likely cause of GI pain and GI bleeding are medications that irritate stomach lining causing gastritis, ulcer disease, severe reflux, esophagitis. Most common are aspirin, meds related (nsaid's--ibuprofen, naproxen)--anti-inflammatory drugs. If note reddish stool, or stools turns dark or black, or GI pain occurs, call your physician, who will tell you if you should come to office or er. ...Read more

Dr. Ralph Layman
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Pancreatitis (Definition)

Inflammation or infection of the pancreas (the organ positioned behind the lower ...Read more


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Have uterine polyp and 2 ovarian cysts causing severe pain and irregular hevy bleeding and spotting can this be from polyp?

Have uterine polyp and 2 ovarian cysts causing severe pain and irregular hevy bleeding and spotting can this be from polyp?

Bleeding, yes: Irregular bleeding is a common symptom of endometrial polyps, and at your age of 42 can become malignant warranting a trip to the GYN MD for removal. Ovarian cysts can also cause bleeding and pain. ...Read more

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Gi test show diverticulosis and peptic ulcers. Hida showed 33%.Have diarrhea after eating and headaches. Which one could cause the diarrhea/headaches?

Gi test show diverticulosis and peptic ulcers. Hida showed 33%.Have diarrhea after eating and headaches. Which one  could cause the diarrhea/headaches?

Not sure?: Divericulosis can sometimes cause diarrhea/constipation if they become infected(diverticulitis), but it is unlikely to cause headaches. Likewise with gallbladder dysfunction(your hida ef was 33% which is a little low and may indicate that your function is abnormal) as it can sometimes result in diarrhea after eating. ...Read more

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What can cause atrophic gastritis in the stomach and bleeding of the duodenum bulb and chronic diarrhea? C-diff was negative.

What can cause atrophic gastritis in the stomach and bleeding of the duodenum bulb and chronic diarrhea? C-diff was negative.

H pylori: Consider asking your primary care physician about testing you for h pylori and checking your stool for fecal leukocytes, and ova and parasites. ...Read more

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Rectal bleeding after hematoma and stomach ulcer diagnosis? It's bright red and seperated from stool

Rectal bleeding after hematoma and stomach ulcer diagnosis? It's bright red and seperated from stool

Related ?: With exceptions, bleeding that is red and not part of the stool suggests something lower like hemorrhoids or a tear in the anal lining. Bleeding up high like from the stomach has to pass through the intestines and so is usually mixed in with the stool and black. It may be tarry due to digestion. You need to see a doctor who should evaluate your bottom as this is more likely the cause. ...Read more

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Uterine fibroids causing bloating, bleeding and severe pain. Should i go to the er?

See your gynecologis: It is better to see your gynecologist if possible, but if bleeding is severe and pain is bad than go to er. ...Read more

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Abdominal pain and bleeding after pooing quite significant amount of blood?

See a doctor: Blood in the stool is abnormal and needs to be evaluated. The abdominal pain with the bleeding suggests a serious problem. Please see a doctor right away. ...Read more

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Bleeding gums due to cirrhosis, would they bleed a lot and persistently? Or could cirrhosis cause very light gum bleeds with small traces in spit?

Bleeding gums due to cirrhosis, would they bleed a lot and persistently? Or could cirrhosis cause very light gum bleeds with small traces in spit?

Low platelets : Cirrhosis of deliver is usually associated with decreased platelet counts. This decrease can lead to bleeding both on a small scale and a larger scale. So the answer to your question is yes. Cirrhosis of the liver could cause either. ...Read more

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How badly are these labs elevated AST 53 ALT103? This accompanied by some on/abdominal pain & rectal bleeding. Going 2 GI Wed. BM make abd pain worse

How badly are these labs elevated AST 53 ALT103? This accompanied by some on/abdominal pain & rectal bleeding. Going 2 GI Wed. BM make abd pain worse

Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, your liver enzyme results suggest an issue with the liver. It is good that you will be seeing a GI specialist as it is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. Wish you good health. ...Read more

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Blood vomiting. Endoscopy showed no cancer, but stomach ulcer and esauphagus veins inflammation and possible liver problem. What could it be? 67 y/o

Blood vomiting. Endoscopy showed no cancer, but stomach ulcer and esauphagus veins inflammation and possible liver problem. What could it be? 67 y/o

Could be cirrhosis : Your symptoms and tests are worrisome for cirrhosis of the liver. That can be very serious once these complications develop and you should be sure you are in the hands of a competent gastroenterologist for a firm diagnosis and treatment. If you are drinking alcohol, you should stop immediately. ...Read more

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Heavy vaginal bleeding and clots and passed tissue. Do I need d&c to stop the bleeding ?

Heavy vaginal bleeding and clots and passed tissue. Do I need d&c to stop the bleeding ?

Maybe: Check with the gyn md as to the cause of your bleeding first. A d & c is only a temporary expedient to arrest heavy bleeding and "not a cure". ...Read more

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Just diagnosed with adenomyosis & endometriosis. Having excessive clots and excessive bleeding with severe pain. Is this normal?

Just diagnosed with adenomyosis & endometriosis. Having excessive clots and excessive bleeding with severe pain. Is this normal?

Nope: U need therapy i assume u had a laparoscopy and or robot surgery to make the diagnosis and hopefully much of the endometriosis was removed, u may need to go on depo-lupron, please call your gyn. ...Read more

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Can a bleeding stomach ulcer cause significant blood loss??

Can a bleeding stomach ulcer cause significant blood loss??

Life threatening: Bleeding stomach ulcers may present in different stages from superficial to full perforations when they are life threatening. ...Read more

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Could a stomach ulcer from using celebrex (celecoxib) be asymptomatic perforate suddenly and cause pancreatits?

Could a stomach ulcer from using celebrex (celecoxib) be asymptomatic perforate suddenly and cause pancreatits?

Yes: It is surprising how often ulcers are asymptomatic. Perforating ulcers usually cause pain. Pancreatic inflammation is an uncommon complication of ulcers. I hope that helps and that whoever had this unfortunate event has recovered fully. ...Read more

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Deep pain with sex for 2 years and abdominal pain diarrhea vomiting during ovulation/period. Pass large clots. All GI tests normal. Hysterectomy?

Deep pain with sex for 2 years and abdominal pain diarrhea vomiting during ovulation/period. Pass large clots. All GI tests normal. Hysterectomy?

MY OPINION ONLY: You are MUCH too YOUNG for a hysterectomy! Find a GYN Specialist who specializes in DYSPAREUNIA (pain with intercourse) Your heavy bleeding is also treatable often with Birth Control Pills for a few cycles! Ask you present GYN for a referral..he/she SHOULD know of a colleague with interest in YOUR Problem..IF NOT seek out another Gynecologist Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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Peptic ulcer, diarrhea, severe headaches and blood after painful yet minimal urination. What could be the cause ?

Peptic ulcer, diarrhea, severe headaches and blood after painful yet minimal urination. What could be the cause ?

Hematuria: Please ask your doctor to order TODAY a urinalysis and culture, and consider initiating antibiotics for possible urinary tract infection. Any history of stones? Have you been taking a lot of NSAID's for your headache--if so, please stop! ...Read more

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Sharp ovarian pain and heavy bleeding are symptoms of what?

Sharp ovarian pain and heavy bleeding are symptoms of what?

Could be: Could be due to ovarian cysts, tumors, even fibroids can cause pain that refers to the region of the ovaries and heavy bleeding. You would need an evaluation with the gynecologist to determine more definitively. ...Read more

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Had an endoscopy today and heme were seen. Also severe gastritis and ulcers. 4 family members died of stomach cancer. Should i be concerned of heme?

Had an endoscopy today and heme were seen.  Also severe gastritis and ulcers.  4 family members died of stomach cancer.  Should i be concerned of heme?

Yes, somewhat.: This indicates that there has been bleeding in your GI tract, most likely in your stomach. You should get any ulcer biopsied, and, at least, stop the bleeding. You should get a full work-up of any ulcers, tested for h. Pylori infection, and very aggressive follow-up due to your family history, along with therapy for your gastritis. You should start your follow-up and see your doctor very soon. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

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