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Stomach Pain In Afternoon
Upper: Upper stomach pain can be caused by acid reflux from the stomach (gerd-gastroesophageal reflux disease), gastritis (irritation to the stomach lining), or even simple indigestion. Pain on the right upper stomach can be caused by gallstones, which is more common in middle-aged women, usually radiates to the back, is worse about 30 minutes after eating, and often accompanied by nausea or vomiting. Kidney pain can cause pain in the right upper abdomen but is usually more towards the back (flank area). If pain is associated with vomiting, fever, or inability to eat then a medical evaluation is typically warranted. ...Read more
What would make my toddler throw up all night. Then nothing the next morning or afternoon? Went on 6 hours with stomach pain.
My 18yrs old daughter has been vomiting non stop since this afternoon and she has been complaining about a stomach pain and a temperature. What can I?
Mgt: She should be seen, and evaluated at the acute care center. Please check her temperature and take her to the closest center. ...Read more
Nausea, upper/lower stomach pain and cramping mostly at night for the last 3 days. Starts late afternoon and goes until I can fall asleep?
Menstrl crmp/integes: I am sorry to hear about your Nausea and cramping. Unfortunately without the ability to ask you further questions it is difficult to say what you might have. This can be anything from menstrual cramps, gastro intestinal integestion, to influenza. If you continue to experience these symptoms you could speak with your physician. ...Read more
Why every afternoon I feel weak tired nauseous klutzy chest will feel werid hard to breathe cramps stomach pain sides will hurt and feel like pass out?
? FM: A teenager w, hyperventilation & fatigue, flank pain, abdominal cramps & light headedness. A general med exam needed & if nothing found consider fibromyalgia, which oft has associated symptoms of IBS, myalgia, POTS, recurrent syncope, panic attacks, & restless sleep w. daytime fatigue. ...Read more
Many: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more
Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more
No: Our brain can't tell the difference in pain signals from heart, esophagus, stomach, duodenum, liver, pancreas, bile ducts, liver, or gallbladder. So illnesses of any of those organs causes upper abdominal pain; gallbladder is most common. Lower abdominal pain can be from small intestine or colon. See dr. ; get proper diagnosis; good luck! ...Read more
Can be many things:
There are several causes of stomach pain and we can not say what is causing your stomach pain, without knowing the site of your stomach pain, how long you have it and if associated with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever and other associated symptoms to be able to even guess what it can be
you should consult your doctor and find out what is the cause of your stomach pain. ...Read more
Stomach pain for 1 m: May be reflux with or without H pylori a bacteria, can be gallbladder or pancreas. Avoid spicy foods, sodas, alcohol smoking, caffiene. Try ranitidine/ or prevecid. If lower abdomen can be constipation, diverticulitis, prostate in males, ovarian or uterine pathology in females. F/u /w/ doc for studies /evaluation ...Read more
Maybe: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more
Great? =many things: Lower abdominal pain could be from appendicitis, hernias, urinary tract infections, inflammation of the colon, bladder infections, tumors, etc. You should consult your physician for proper diagnosis. Abdominal pain can be caused by a large number of things and diagnosis is dependent on your history and specific symptoms. ...Read more
More details please: Very difficult to answer your question without more details. Could you describe your pain, with regards to quality, quantity, length, whether you have tried anything to help it, any additional symptoms. ...Read more
Many possibilities: A person with tummy pain between the belly button and the bottom of the rib cage can have a variety of problems. An examination is needed, unless the person is young and healthy, and the pain is mild and resolves quickly. Possible causes may be: stomach acid problems, reflux symptoms, pancreatitis, gall stone related problems, liver inflammation, abdominal muscle strains, some sort of hernia, etc. ...Read more
Difficult to say: Random stomach pains demand a random answer. The pain that you describe is rather vague, Many times it is related to what people eat. Alcohol, spicy food, too much caffeine can all be related. Note also may have a disease process. If this has been ongoing for a while please see your doc. ...Read more
Needs to be evaluate:
We can not tell you what is causing your frequent stomach pains, without more detailed history and physical exam. You may need some lab tests on blood/urine if indicated and may need imaging like ultrasound/cat scan and/or endoscopy.
Upper abdomen pain may be due to stomach ulcer, gall bladder conditions. Pain on rhe sides may be from kidney conditions and lower abdominal pain can be due to GI conditi. ...Read more
See a physician: "stomach pain" can be pain anywhere in the abdomen. It's a symptom, not an illness. You can't treat a symptom without knowing the cause. Google "abdominal pain" to get a list of likely causes. Unless you have medical training, you'll find it's too hard to determine the correct diagnosis or treatment on your own. ...Read more