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Spleen Inflammation Symptoms
Homeopathy: None are proven and all are simply anecdotal reports but information from? Reputable"" sites state milk thistle can be tried.
Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more
I have mono and my spleen is ridiculously enlarged and I'm afraid it is going to rupture. How can I decrease the inflammation?
What can I do for this pain under my rib cage on my left side. I read that this is due to inflammation of the spleen? Possible I have mono?
See your physician: While mono can be one cause of splenic enlargement, it needs to be determined whether your spleen is enlarged, or if your pain is due to another cause. You should be evaluated by your physician to determine the cause of your pain.
I have mono and my spleen has enlarged about 30% more than earlier and was already visible through clothing then. How can I reduce inflammation?
Limit activities: ALimit activities that are strenuous or involve contact as in sports for at least a month and get adequate rest. Treatment with prednisone or other anti-inflammatory drugs may cause further complications. You don`t want rupture because it will cause loss of spleen and require careful infection precautions in the future.See 1 more doctor answer
CT/MRCP shows inflammation of gallbladder, liver and spleen. Sev RUQ pain. 18yo. ANA positive, IgG low, no stones. Dr ordered hida scan. Ideas?
See rheumatologist: You appear to have an autoimmune and/or immune deficiency problem. I note that you are already on Plaquenil (hydroxychloroquine) (SLE?). If you are already under the care of a rheumatologist, consider getting an immune evaluation as well because of the low IgG (how low?). If the problem progresses, you need to go to an university center for further workup.See 1 more doctor answer
I am having pain in right upper abdomen from the last one year. It is like a feeling of inflammation and that something is streching. What should I do?
NEEDS TO BE CHECKED: You have had this pain for one year, it is about time you consult your doctor it may be from gall bladder condition or your stomach so have it checked to find the cause and proper treatment.
If my spleen was inflammed or infected would it cause chronic constipation? And other digestive issues.
No: The real question is why is the spleen enlarged in the first place? Whatever is causing that may also be the real reason you have other digestive issues.
DX reports that my gallbladder is partially distended without surrounding inflammation or internal calcification. Been having pain in upper abdomen.
Gall bladder: Distension of the gall bladder may be due to improper emptying. See a gastroenterologist for expert advice.
I been having nausea and spasm like pains in upper abdomen. Ultrasound normal, scope normal only inflammation, hida scan showed 89%. what's this?
Measures function: HIDA scan measures how much of your gall bladder empties when stimulated to do so. 85% means it empties very well. However if your symptoms were experienced much worse during the test then this might still be gallbladder pain called biliary dyskinesia. The scope of your stomach was not normal if it showed inflammation. That is called gastritis (has many causes) gives pain like yours. G-d healt
Been dx hiatus hernia with inflammation. Every day my upper abdomen is swollen hard and hard to breathe, lost appetite.,?
Intermittent upper abdomen pain, yellow stool, dark urine, and slightly yellow eyes for 6 weeks. Ultrasound showed kidney inflammation, ct was normal?
Consultation advised: This Q & A box is not designed for diagnosing medical illnesses. Did you have blood tests, and if so what were the results? Need to know more about the pain: how long have you had it.? How long does it last each time? What is your medical history? To read about jaundice: http://bit. Ly/1rPqDdp Consider an online consultation with a Health Tap physician.See 1 more doctor answer
Redness: Some signs of Inflammation can be redness, pain, swelling, and sometimes fever or warmth. Inflammation is a broad term though. There are stages of inflammation in wound healing, in infection, and even periods cause inflammation. Is there a specific type of inflammation you are interested in?
Red, warm, swell, pain: Inflamation can be the result of infectious or non-infectious causes (eg, autoimmune/arthritic/traumatic/cryptogenic-unknowncauses). Usually there is erythema/redness, increased warmth, pain or tenderness, swelling or edema, sometimes induration/increased thickness.
5 symptoms: There are five classic symptoms of inflammation: pain, swelling, redness, warmth, and loss of function. There are many causes of joint pain and inflammation. If you are experiencing these symptoms of inflammation around your ankle, you might consider bringing it up with your primary provider to determine the cause of the problem.
RA: Etiology (cause) is unknown. There may be a genetic component, but not a cause. It has been proposed (not proven) that an infection may be a triggering factor in genetically suceptible patient (no specific infection has been identified). This is clinical diagnosis (symptioms and physical findings). Labs and xrays provide prognostic information. Simply stated there is no cause for ra.See 1 more doctor answer
Injury can be trivia: Or serious. If you haven't had surgery yet, you probably fall into former category. Left upper quadrant pain with radiation to shoulder tip, palpable mass or abdominal distention, and anemia symptoms such as lightheadedness are typical symptoms, but you need an imaging test to confirm. See a doctor if you have any symptoms.See 1 more doctor answer