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Taxol Stomach Swelling Bloating
Abdominal bloating/swelling, much more tightened after having meal or eaten anything. Heavy feeling. Regular constipation.
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Every time I quit smoking I get awful warm swelling and bloating in back and lower stomach, can't eat or even lean on back area at times. Help :)?
I have been suffering increasingly common bloating, indigestion, acid and inconsistent stools. Seem to have large defined swelling on abdomen. Causes?
Symptoms of gallbladder disease: bloating, pain in abdomen, indigestion.
Symptoms of acid reflux: indigestion bloating, burning in upper abdomen.
Symptoms of colon problem: inconsistent stools, abdominal swelling.
So, it is best to check with your physician who can dissect the problem for you. ...Read more
I have pain in my upper abdomen usually swelling pain, sharp pains in the upper left, and upper right quadrant of the abdomen, a congested type of pain in my lower right quadrant with bloating, also my sweat smells unusual. What might be wrong?
See a physician: There are too many possible causes for all symptoms to give you any specific advice. You need to discuss your symptoms with a physician and be examined. Please don't try to self diagnose yourself on the internet. You won't be able to. ...Read more
I have stomach bloating and left foot swelling from 4 months. Abdonimal scann was normal. Could you please tell me the reason for this..
Not sure related:
Abdominal bloating has many causes, and can't be fully addressed here. Depends on location, timing with food, if localized or all over, what makes it better and worse, if it's associated with pain -- and a doctor should discuss this with you. Gallbladder problems are most common.
Left foot swelling can also be from various things, but a blood clot is most dangerous. Please see a doctor! Luck! ...Read more
I have swelling and bloating for four days- upper abdomen is swollen and hard- when I touch upper right abdomen ribs are painful to touch
Cholecystitis/Pancre: See MD ASAP or go to ER. ...Read more
What can cause stomach pain, swelling, bloating and burning. Feels like a knife inside my stomach and nauseated.
Possibly an Ulcer: Depending on certain risk factors, like excessive use of Motrin, your symptoms could be due to a Peptic Ulcer - causing inflammation in your stomach or duodenal lining. You can try an over the counter H2 blocker or PPI, along with mylanta/maalox. However, seek medical attention asap if your symptoms persist or worsen. Take Care! ...Read more
Have abdominal swelling/bloating on and off six weeks after lap chole. And I feel like there is a rock under my right rib. Is this normal?
No, not normal: Definitely contact your provider to have an evaluation and then follow recommendations for corrective action. From your description of the feelings it is not the result you wanted and it can not nor should not be ignored. Call ASAP, okay? Best wishes. ...Read more
CT scan revealed a swollen gallbladder. Symptoms have gotten worse noticeable bloating on upper rt. Of abdomen. New swelling of low back. Urgent?
Abdominal pain: If you are having persistent symptoms you should go back and get rechecked. If you have a primary provider call them, or I would assume the ER gave you a provider to follow up with. ...Read more
20 y/o F:Hospital for vomiting & extreme abdominal bloating & pain. CT: colon was 3x normal size & swelling between intestines. What could cause this?
Enlarged colon: Could be Hirshsprung's -congenital absence of nerve cells, or congential absence of muscularis propria (usually in childhood) Crohns disease, C difficile infection, fecal impaction, CMV infection in HIV, Chagas disease (South America), use of risperidone, autoimmune, diabetes, hypothryoidism., ischemia adhesions/ twisting/ volvulus (usually in elderly), It is an acute emergency. Must decompress ...Read more
How do I prevent bloating, stomach cramps, swelling and tenderness of the breasts two weeks before my period?
Many: Talk to your gyn about the various methods available. Birth control pills may help. Cheap, safe, effective. ...Read more
Migraine headache, muscle pain, joint pain and swelling, sudden and severe abdominal bloating, extreme fatigue? Please help : (
I am experiencing leg swelling, hand swelling, nausea (severity: mild), bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen, headache (occurred: 1 to...
Many symptoms: Unable to help you this way as need more information and you may need labs and examination at a minimum ...Read more
I'm 26, upset stomach, can't eat, abdominal swelling, bloating, always feel full, irregular cycle, can this be ovarian cancer, not on bcp, never had sex?
Cancer unlikely: Typically ovarian cancer has no symptoms until they are very advanced. Your symptoms are nonspecific, an don't point towards a single diagnosis. Ask your doctor if you could have irritable bowel syndrome, or if a referral to a gastroenterologist is appropriate. They can also do a proper evaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I am experiencing breast swelling, abdominal pain (all over), bloating or abdominal fullness, heartburn (gerd), pelvic pain, cloudy urine (quality...
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Sharp pain under both sides of rib cage. Bottom of stomach cramps. Sore throat. Swelling of the whole stomach like bloating. Vomiting but felt better?
Stomach?: U need to see a gastroenterologist for thorough exam. ...Read more
I m experiencng stomach bloating n litle sweling in my breast I foled arnd with my bf 7 dy of my cycle n hd nrmal period aftr tht stl virgin m I prg?
? still virgin: If you are still a virgin, then you would not be pregnant. As long as the "fooling around" did not involve your bf ejaculating into your vagina, you would not get pregnant. ...Read more
Less flour?: Consider a gluten free diet. Easily found on the internet. ...Read more
Paracetamol allergy? Everytime im taking paracetamol my face is swelling and my body is bloating?
Finished my last Taxol (paclitaxel) chemotherapy last week, having a side effect of my fingers swelling, swelling hurts, what can I do to stop the pain & swelling?
Hand swelling and pain: This is most likely side effect of Taxol (paclitaxel). Some side effects of taxol (paclitaxel) are neuropathy which is damaging of the nerve fibers joint pains and sometimes swelling of extremities. Most of this side effects get better after stopping the treatment but the neuropathy sometimes persists and requires lifelong medications. Follow up with your oncologist and discuss this problem. ...Read more
I had a leep come biopsy of the cervix done 2 days ago. Now I'm swelling and bloating. Is this normal?
Prob Not related: During a leep procedure a very small area of tissue (usually about 1 cm) is removed from the top layer of the cervix. This would not cause bloating. The only area that would swell would be the cervix. I would look for other causes. ...Read more
3wksPost Panniculectomy ↑ Pain/swelling after drains removed 1wk ago gained 20lbs in 1wk ↑ bloating Doc Lin says I am a hypochondriac is this normal?
I don't think so!: Prob should go to the emergency room at the hospital where procedure was done, esp since a holiday weekend! Don't wait too long, could be an infection! You need to be examined!! ...Read more
Pms bloating: Reduce salt intake and try natural diuretics like parsley. ...Read more
It depends: If you are bingeing and purging, yet feeling full, it usually takes 48 hours, but can vary depending on how quickly food moves through your GI track. If you have abused laxatives, it can vary from 24 hours to 4 or more days. ...Read more
Typical 3 weeks: It's typical for this to last up to 3 weeks post operatively, however I have seen patients where it can take a little longer. Not much you can do, other than light exercise like walking. It can sometimes just take awhile for body to mobilize those fluids out of your skin and tissues in order to get the fluid into your blood stream and eventually come out as urine. Good luck! ...Read more
Possibly: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Days: The symptoms you list usually resolve in three to four days. ...Read more
Finished taking Taxol (paclitaxel) chemotherapy, hands and fingers swollen. What can I do for swelling to go away?
It will go away: All the changes in your skin and hair will go away in a short time after your last dose of Taxol (paclitaxel). Most patients are fully recovered in 3 to 6 months. So do not worry about the swelling...there is no treatment for it but your body are repair and normalize it slowly but surely. ...Read more
Why does Prednisone cause bloating and water retention when it's used as an anti-inflammatory to reduce swelling?
3day embryo transfer when does implantation take place? When does the bloating stop and the swelling breast? My et was 13/4/13 and 2 embryo. 10q
Embryo transfer: Implantation takes place within 48 - 72 hours of the transfer but you won't detect any pregnancy hormones until 7 - 12 days after the transfer. In a fresh ivf cycle, the bloating and swelling may relate to the size of your ovaries. The Progesterone may cause the breast swelling. Still, follow your doctor's recommendations and do not stop any support until instructed by your doctor. ...Read more
Is it normal to have ankle swelling constantly and bloating constantly while being on depo provera (medroxyprogesterone)?
Can you specify: If that is one ankle or both ankles... ...Read more
Submental lymph node swelling and dentist says there is no dental infection what could it be from I also have stomach issues, bloating, please help?
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have blood test and may be biopsy to find the cause so be treated. ...Read more
Riding in the back seat of the car or in overcast weather I sometimes get shortness of breath, dizziness, nausea, bloating and swelling in the nose
Car sickness?: There are many people who get a form of car sickness. This can mimic migraine symptoms with severe nausea as well as flu-like features even without definite headache. Try to sit in the front and watch the scenery and perhaps take medication prior to the trip. Get a thorough medical evaluation to be sure some other medical problem is not present. ...Read more
17, virgin, symptoms for 3 months-bloating, pain-sharp/stabbing&dull ache, heavy periods w/ clotting, fatigue, weakness in hands, migrains, swelling abdomine?
Go to a doctor: A doctor can perform a physical exam and blood tests to help guide your treatment plan. ...Read more
Can minor GERD cause swelling of throat + difficulty swallowing? Sore throat for 8 month. Any home treatments? Large gas and occasional bloating.
Upper stomach pain with nausea and bloating can't have a bowel movement with out laxatives and swelling of ankle and feet for 2 years painful to eat?
Sounds serious: You have several things going on, and unfortunately no one can really help you without examining you. If by "painful to eat" you mean the abdominal pain comes on whenever you eat, this could be an emergency, even if some of it has been happening for years. You need to be seen by a clinician. Good luck. ...Read more