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I had an upper GI the radiologist says on his report my stomach was turned upside down. Is this possible if so can it block my surrounding organs?
Gastric Volvulus: Medical term is volvulus. If a total volvulus (unlikely) the esophagus which is connected to the stomach has difficulty emptying because of the twisting of the stomach. With twisting of the stomach, it too may have some difficulty in emptying when food reaches it because of the twist . Description also possibly para esophageal hiatal hernia. Either case may warrant surgery to fix. See your md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a nerve block done for stomach pain that goes in back. Intercostal nerve block since then sharp muscles pain all over come n go hurts bad?
Please: Go back to your pain doctor and talk to him about your symptoms asap. ...Read more
How can nsaids, such as aspirin, block the activities of both cox-1 and cox-2, and can cause peptic ulcers in the stomach?
Hard stomach on right side of navel.throwing up yellow green acid with undigested food from hrs before. Extreme waves of nausea. Mby intestinal block?
I have cold sore throat and block nose doctor saw me said I was okay. Now I have upset stomach? Im hungry but I feel like im going to be sick If I eat
Sore throat: These are signs of a viral illness, which typically last 7 to 10 days. When someone feels this nauseated, they should focus on drinking at least eight 8-ounce glasses of water a day first. Drink before you eat, and avoid high-fat or acidic foods to help decrease discomfort. If vomiting makes it impossible to keep down food or fluids, an immediate recheck is needed. ...Read more
Try an enema, then: That is just a tiny bit of backing-up. At this point, i would try to evaccuate by using a fleet enema, follow by using a gentle laxative such as senokot-s or even the miralax-powder, both are otc. Increase fluid, roughage such as fresh leafy veggies/fruits, regular use of fibers and increase fluid intake, and keeping physically active. If this persists, consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more
I'm 45 have LP shunt for 15 years.Blocks frequently. Had 12 revisions. Placed in abdomen. Is there a specific place or way to prevent blockage?
LP shunts: Lp shunts are problematic and prone to needing revision. I place multiple holes in the tubing and place the tubing in the bent down position. There are multiple problems with them and to a great extent there is some luck involved. What is the shunt treating? ...Read more
Usually loudly: Mechanical bowel obstructions are often characterized by quite loud bowel sounds as the intestine upstream from the blockage try to overcome the obstruction by contracting stronger than normal. These contractions are responsible for the cramping pain associated with bowel obstructions. A telltale sign of a worsening obstruction is when the bowel sounds diminish, as the bowel function subsides. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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