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Discomfort and a pressure around the anel region. But while passing the stool their is no pain. But while standing or sitting a discomfort and pain arou?

Discomfort and a pressure around the anel region. But while passing the stool their is no pain. But while standing or sitting a discomfort and pain arou?

Discomfort: Sorry about that. Please take yourself or have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility. Please make sure you discuss your issues with the Emergency facility. I strongly suspect that the Team will find the cause and plan care.
Hope all goes well - please let me know. ...Read more

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Have discomfort in pit of stomach. Seems to flare on empty stomach. It looks like coffee increases. Sitting position increases discomfort. Thoughts?

Have discomfort in pit of stomach. Seems to flare on empty stomach. It looks like coffee increases. Sitting position increases discomfort. Thoughts?

Possible reflux: You may be beginning gastritis, reflux or ulcers. See a physician to get instructions regarding lifestyle changes, medications, and possibly endoscopy for the proper diagnosis if this has been going on for a while. Sometimes esophageal spasm can set this off as well and getting an exam with a full history will help you. I See if you get relief with Tums (calcium carbonate) or Prilosec in order to give your doc info. ...Read more

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After pregnancy, My anus hurts during my period now, why? Discomfort sitting down.

After pregnancy, My anus hurts during my period now, why? Discomfort sitting down.

Anal discomfort: Likely hemorrhoids with the cramping of period irritating the rectal area (they are near each other). Follow up with urgent care /doctor. They can give you Anusol. Try sitz baths, when sitting get up every 45 minutes as sitting increases pressure and promotes hemorrhoids as well ...Read more

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Dull ache in bladder, discomfort sitting and unable to lie on side due to sudden intense sensation in urethera like urge to pee. Ultrasound clear?

Dull ache in bladder, discomfort sitting and unable to lie on side due to sudden intense sensation in urethera like urge to pee. Ultrasound clear?

Urologist: Ultrasound certainly wouldn't be the first thing I would recommend for your symptoms. Have you had a urinalysis and urine culture for example. If not, cystitis is highly likely can be treated with antibiotics. If cultures are negative, you need a cystoscopy by a urologist. ...Read more

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Feels discomfort while sitting, riding on bike as testis hangs very lower, always need to adjust shaft & balls. Any solution to lift up?

Feels discomfort while sitting, riding on bike as testis hangs very lower, always need to adjust shaft & balls. Any solution to lift up?

Jock strap: I am an avid cyclist and you do need to keep your scrotum elevated. Spadex cycling shorts help you with this, but if you a communting to work in business clothes, wear jockey shorts or a jock strap to keep your scotum and penis elevated. ...Read more

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Painful lump in middle of my spine causing much discomfort when sitting lying with back against chair, bed, etc. What could this be caused by?

Painful lump in middle of my spine causing much discomfort when sitting lying with back against chair, bed, etc. What could this be caused by?

Needs to be checked: It could be an abscess.Infected cyst most likely, since it is painful you should have it checked by your doctor as you may need antibiotics or excision or incision and drainage. ...Read more

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Retap: upper discomfort/fullness only when standing up or walking. Gets better/feels no discomfort when sitting or laying down. Gas other symp?

Retap: upper discomfort/fullness only when standing up or walking. Gets better/feels no discomfort when sitting or laying down. Gas other symp?

Many causes: It might be a good idea to see your physician and maybe a GI specialist. There are a few tests to determine why you are having this problem. My colleague's wife died of gastric cancer five years ago when she ignored similar symptoms and did not come in for a complete history & physical. It was too late when she found the cause. ...Read more

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I have back discomfort more than a week now. Its worst during prolonged sitting. At night, just discomfort. Relieve after sleeping. Should I worry?

I have back discomfort more than a week now. Its worst during prolonged sitting. At night, just discomfort. Relieve after sleeping. Should I worry?

You probably don't..: Need to worry, but it is something to pay attention to. At your age, you likely strained your lumbar support muscles during some, even mild, activity. Pain with sitting often suggests some degeneration of a disc which leads to inflammation/slight instability. Most all back pain gets better in a few weeks. Learn Back Stabilization Exercises, rest, use ice/heat, and OTC meds. To Doc if not better. ...Read more

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I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

I have chest pain/discomfort when sitting. I have poor posture and pain goes away when sitting straight or standing up. What causes?

Musculoskeletal: Position dependent chest pain indicates a problem with rib, breastbone, or muscle, likely caused by mechanical stress of poor posture. Consider asking your doctor for posture-enhancing exercises. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of this scrotal discomfort when sitting?

How can I get rid of this scrotal discomfort when sitting?

Depends on the cause: Scrotal discomfort can be from a number of causes, first step is an examination to be sure there are not anatomic problems (tumors, growths) or infectious issues that are the cause. If that exam is normal - it is possible there is some nerve or muscle inflammation that is exacerbated when sitting. ...Read more

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Hi, I work whole night in front of computer and I feel discomfort whilst sitting as I suffer from piles with not blood but itching problem, any diet?

Hi, I work whole night in front of computer and I feel discomfort whilst sitting as I suffer from piles with not blood but itching problem, any diet?

Water and fiber: High fiber diet and plenty of water. If you don't drink enough water with the fiber, it may have the opposite effect. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I started having lower right abdominal discomfort yesterday morning. Right around the waistband region. No sharp pain. More discomfort while sitting, then standing or laying. The waistband of underwear or pants cause more discomfort. I'm a 36yo, white mal

I started having lower right abdominal discomfort yesterday morning. Right around the waistband region. No sharp pain. More discomfort while sitting, then standing or laying. The waistband of underwear or pants cause more discomfort. I'm a 36yo, white mal

Ans: Many many possibilities for this. First off a good history is needed for example when did the pain start? Any teUma? Regular vowel movements? Etc. Impossible to answer justly without first a good history then you need a physical exam. ...Read more

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Pain in armpit both side &upper chest discomfort after sitting/laying back, when lifting things& just some movements cause it. I have gerd & I smoke?

Pain in armpit both side &upper chest discomfort after sitting/laying back, when lifting things& just some movements cause it. I have gerd & I smoke?

It is possible: That the upper chest discomfort could be caused by the GERD and the smoking does not help either. The pain in the armpit is harder to explain so, see your PCP who could run some tests and a chest X-ray to rule out other possible causes of your symptoms. ...Read more

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Abdominal discomfort while sitting after dinner on an evening, when sitting in car after physical day at work and when lay. No vomiting or diarrhoea.

Abdominal discomfort while sitting after dinner on an evening, when sitting in car after physical day at work and when lay. No vomiting or diarrhoea.

Many possibilities: It depends on the location of the pain. Could be gallbladder, stomach, pancreas, intestine, etc. Laboratory studies and imaging tests may be needed, and even an endoscopy ...Read more

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Got kicked in the right testis....Momentary pain 3-4 min...Lack of cremasteric reflex on day 2 and discomfort while sitting or clossing legs. Torsion?

Got kicked in the right testis....Momentary pain 3-4 min...Lack of cremasteric reflex on day 2 and discomfort while sitting or clossing legs. Torsion?

Orchalgia: Unlikely if the pain was "momentary" and two days have passed. If swelling and pain are significant (as it would be with torsion almost always) you should get examined immediately in an er where ultrasound is available. Exam by a urologist otherwise for other types of testicular injury. The "golden period" of detection and treatment of acute torsion is only 4-6 hours. ...Read more

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What can cause hip discomfort when I stand after sitting for a while?

What can cause hip discomfort when I stand after sitting for a while?

Mostly arthitis O A: Patient how suffer from osteoarthritis, have that problem, when set down for a while or rest for while there joint get stiff and when try to get up and move around they feel that stiffness and pain because the lack of joint fluid. When they walk for while joints get lubricated by the joint fluids produce. Thank you. ...Read more

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I have discomfort under my left rib. Sitting standing and laying down I feel it. Not pain just discomfort.

Splenic Flexure: If gas get caught in that area it can give you the symptoms you describe. You may want to have it checked out. ...Read more

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For about two weeks now I been having discomfort under my right side below my rib cage its much worse when I'm hunched over while sitting?

For about two weeks now I been having discomfort under my right side below my rib cage its much worse when I'm hunched over while sitting?

Chest pain: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. ...Read more

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Some slight discomfort and swelling in upper right groin for past several days. Only sensitive to touch and occasional bending and sitting.

Some slight discomfort and swelling in upper right groin for past several days. Only sensitive to touch and occasional bending and sitting.

See a doctor: May be an inguinal or groin hernia. See a doctor for an exam to see if it is pain from a muscle injury or a possible hernia. Find out what your options for possible treatments are. ...Read more

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Every morning upper chest discomfort (stiff/heavy) when I get up. Or sitting up after lying down. Relieved when I move around. No other symptoms.

Every morning upper chest discomfort (stiff/heavy) when I get up. Or sitting up after lying down. Relieved when I move around. No other symptoms.

C/p on waking: May be GERD/ reflux /gastritis. Would elevate head of bed by putting pillow under mattress, consider ranitidine or prevecid for a month and see if makes a difference. Triggers are alcohol caffeine, energy drinks, smoking spicy foods. rarely may be pericarditis/cardiac due to autoimmune process, sarcoid, but woud lbe short of breath, coud lcheck ESR, CRP, EKG (more likely GERD) f/u/ w/ doc ...Read more

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I suffer from discomfort in my bottom when sitting & driving after long periods. I have have had a colonoscopy & all clear.

I suffer from discomfort in my bottom when sitting & driving after long periods. I have have had a colonoscopy & all clear.

Hemorhroids?: It may be hemorrhoids or something completely different. Impossible to give you advice for this on this forum.

See a surgeon in your area that specializes in this area. ...Read more