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Types Of Stomach Aches
Severe, stabbing: Classic symptoms of gallbladder pain are sharp, intermittent pain in the right upper portion of your abdomen in the area of your liver which get worse after you eat. If you are having these types of pains for more than a half hour or so, or are having severe nausea, vomiting, chest pain or bleeding from your bowel, please see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Probably viral: It is usually related to a viral infection. If the symptoms persist, you should seek a medical evaluation. ...Read more
Couple of things..: Gallbladder disease, pancreatitis, peptic ulcer dieases, gastritis, severe reflux can cause your symptoms. Viral gastroenteritis (stomach-bug), irritable bowel can do same as well. If it is severe and rapid onset, it could be pancreatitis/gallbladder disease. If it is better better, then it is a good thing...If getting worse, consult/call doc for instructions... Good luck.. ...Read more
Possibly: A gastrointestinal bleed. Is stool black, tarry (sticky) and malodorous? Please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more
Stomach ache: 34 F asks: What are the causes of a constant dull stomach ache? ANS: Many. some not so bad and some deadly: such as ulcer, cancer, tabdominal aortic aneurysm to mention a few. But you need to talk to a Dr who can get more information, they examine you and then order the correct to find out your problem. ...Read more
Infection: The disease is caused by a virus. The initial body reaction to the infection likely explains the sore throat & fever. The limb muscle weakness/paralysis is actually from damage to nerve cells, mostly in the spinal cord, that tell the muscles to contract. It can also affect muscles of breathing that are not directly under voluntary control, a feared complication. Recovery can be total or partial. ...Read more
Have bloating in the stomach, frequent bouts of severe nausea that causes soreness in the pit of the stomach and rare dizziness.. Any suggestions?
Dizzy and bloating: you may have a virus causing your bloating and nausea but if you are having other symptoms such as fever or severe diarrhea you should see a doctor asap about it. I would also check a pregnancy test to make sure you are not pregnant especially if you missed a period or are late. Drink plenty of fluids and try to rest of course. If you are not improving in a few days see your doctor of course. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Not Cancer: It is highly unlikely that those symptoms are related to any type of cancer. I suggest a general examination and getting a general blood test including a Western Blot test for Lyme. Often our physical symptoms are related to other stresses in our life, as well, so it would be a good opportunity to assess those. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Ulceration: most stomach cancers have been shown related to helicobacter pylori. It has shifted the lesion from prepyloric to cardioesphageal in nature. The organism causes ulceration which heals by bringing bone stem cells to repair damagte and then the bug toxins converts to stem cells to malignant stem cells progressing to adenocarcinoma. The lesions then bleed, ulcerate and can obstruct. ...Read more
Too many to list: Chronic headaches could be due to many things. Your doctor should be able to narrow it down to the more likely reasons. ...Read more
Dull burning ache/pain in pit of stomach for 3 weeks there all day symptom of stomach cancer or anxiety?
Dyspepsia: You have dyspepsia- could be caused by different things including gastritis, ulcer, alcohol, can be worsened/related to psychological stress etc. Take some anti acid medicine, stop alcohol and stop smoking. Go to see your pmd to get checked. You are way too young to have gastric cancer - unless-if you have strong family history with stomach cancer at young age. ...Read more