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I have pain a twisting pain in my upper stomach. It feels like I want to push my tummy out. Feels better when I lay down . What is this?

I have pain a twisting pain in my upper stomach. It feels like I want to push my tummy out. Feels better when I lay down . What is this?

Gas: What you are describing could be gas/bloating especially with it improving when you lay down. If it worsens and stops improving with changing your body position follow up with your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I ate something unagreeable last pm. It did not produce diahra but only twisting stomach pain. What medicine is safe to take giving I am still nursing?

I ate something unagreeable last pm. It did not produce diahra but only twisting stomach pain. What medicine is safe to take giving I am still nursing?

Abdominal pain: Pepto-bismol is very safe as it mostly stays in the GI tract and isn't absorbed into the blood stream. Pepto-bismol will cause your stool to be black. However, if this doesn't get better fairly quickly or it worsens, you should be seen by a physician. Abdominal pain can be a symptom of a number of serious problems that need a doctor's immediate attention. ...Read more

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I Have This Sharp Twisting Pain In Middle Of Stomach Plus I Have Had Diarrhea For 5 Days Now. The Pain Hurts And Gets Worse At Night, Please Help?

More info: Have you had fevers or emesis? Any prior abdominal surgery? Any new foods in diet? Any friends with similar symptoms? If your stomach is painful or firm, you must be seen today. If your stomach is soft, you should be seen by your physician early this week. Simplify your diet and drink plenty of fluids. Are you having a lot of gas symptoms and if so, are symptoms better after gas is expelled ...Read more

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What causes stomach to twist in humans?

What causes stomach to twist in humans?

Gastric volvulus: Is a condition where by the stomach twist and causes obstruction and strangulation of the stomach. One reason could be large redundant stomach with loose attachment to the surrounding structures due to congenital abnormalities . The condition is extremely rare but very serious ...Read more

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Can you loose weight in your abdomen from doing the twist or hula hoop?

Can you loose weight in your abdomen from doing the twist or hula hoop?

Possibly: If you really work at it, the commonest cause of fat bellies is poor diet and couch podtatoism. ...Read more

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Could humans get a twisted stomach?

Could humans get a twisted stomach?

Yes: Twisted stomach or volvulus can happen. It is rare in humans and more common in horses. ...Read more

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What causes a twisted stomach in a child?

What causes a twisted stomach in a child?

Birth anatomy: Your question needs slightly more info. There is a term called malrotation and deals with abnormal rotation of the blood vessels an the small intestine and colon. Another possibility is if there is a defect of the diaphragm that allow the stomach to come through and twist. Ultimately it is usually an abnormal rotation of the intestines and blood supply. Can't be prevented or foreseen. ...Read more

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In january 2008 I began having severe, twisting, writhing pain in my abdomen twice per day every day, at the same time, that lasts about 1.5 hours. P?

Abdominal pain: Need more information. Any relationship to eating or to having bowel movements. Severe constipation would be the most common simple cause. Irritable bowel syndrome (cramping due to stress) is another common problem. Rarer problems include gyn issues, ulcers, gallbladder, inflammatory bowel disease, diverticulitis, or twisting or kinking of the bowel (torsion, hernia, etc.). ...Read more

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