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Doctor insights on: Upper Abdomen Numbness Symptoms

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I have numbness in my left upper abdomen. no pain involved and I went to the doctor and he did a brief exam but said not to worry that it will go away?

I have numbness in my left upper abdomen. no pain involved and I went to the doctor and he did a brief exam but said not to worry that it will go away?

Not satisfied?: Your doctor has the benefit of having examined you--we of course cannot. If you feel a more thorough exam is warranted, or your doctor did not adequately address your concern, get another local opinion with a hands-on assessment. ...Read more

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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

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Can migraines cause stroke like symptoms my left side goes numb my vision is impared and I get stomach upset like a migraine but no headache?

Can migraines cause stroke like symptoms my left side goes numb my vision is impared and I get stomach upset like a migraine but no headache?

YES: Classical migraine is characterized by an aura of sparkling lights, loss of vision over one side, numbness and tingling unilaterally, and perhaps difficulty expressing speech. Hemiplegic migraine can cause unilateral weakness, which can persist for a lengthy time. All seems stroke-like but typically reverses. Maybe get Concierge visit to address prevention. ...Read more

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Why do I feel numbness in my upper right part of my stomach?

Why do I feel numbness in my upper right part of my stomach?

Numbness: Wait and watch. Did you have any back problem? Numbness in the right upper abdomen could be temporary. Do you have numbness any where else? Any vision issue? If persists see your dr. ...Read more

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Numbness in my stomach with slight pain from time to time... Going on for about 2 days... Any suggestions?

Numbness in my stomach with slight pain from time to time... Going on for about 2 days... Any suggestions?

See your doctor: Your symptoms may be signs of something significantly wrong. One cannot tell without a complete history, physical and possible lab/imaging tests. Follow with your doctor as soon as you can. ...Read more

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I'm 5wks post tummy tuck and wondering if the numbness and lack of sensation in my stomach will go away and if more swelling will go down.

I'm 5wks post tummy tuck and wondering if the numbness and lack of sensation in my stomach will go away and if more swelling will go down.

Yes and no: The swelling will likely go down considerably and light exercise with core strengthening, compression garments and lymphatic massage may help if recommended by your physician. In regards to numbness, the amount of numbness will diminish, but it is quite normal to have an area of permanent numbness immediately below your umbilicus. Most patients find this acceptable and tolerable. ...Read more

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After having my hysterectomy 4weeks ago I had a abdominal incision at the site its numb like it has no feeling at the bottom of my stomach is this normal?

After having my hysterectomy 4weeks ago I had a abdominal incision at the site its numb like it has no feeling at the bottom of my stomach is this normal?

Numbness is normal: After any type of invasive procedure , the skin at the site often remains numb after the initial healing phase. Any superficial nerves that might have been cut must heal, and some estimates are that nerve tissue only heals about 1 mm a month ! ...Read more

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Why is the stomach so tender and numb after csection? 14 days PP

Why is the stomach so tender and numb after csection? 14 days PP

It is healing: The healing process is not an overnight "sensation", rather a proliferation of complex events involving white blood cells, and collagen building proteins. A C/section scar needs time to complete the process over several weeks, in addition to regeneration of the abdominal surface nerves that were cut at that time. Don't forget to go back to your OB MD at the 4 to 6 week post partum check up. ...Read more

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Numb in right side of stomach pain in gallblader?

Numb in right side of stomach pain in gallblader?

More info?: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder but more info is needed. When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Need a bit more. ...Read more

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My stomach feels numb, what's wrong?

My stomach feels numb, what's wrong?

More specific pls?: Do you mean the whole or a portion of the abdomen, and is it deep or superficial, that has no feeling? ...Read more

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My stomach feels numb what does it mean?

My stomach feels numb what does it mean?

Rephrase: You need to rephrase your question. No one should feel any internal organ therefore numbness is to be expected. ...Read more

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My entire stomach is numb, what does that mean? What could be wrong?

My entire stomach is numb, what does that mean? What could be wrong?

Stomach numb: Multiple serious conditions can show this such as Mutiple sclerosis, guillian barre syndrome, spinal cord tumors, neuromyelitis optica, neurofibromatosis, spinal shock, meningoencephalomyelitis, transverse myelitis, HTLV1 infection, tight bras and or girdle, spinal shock post trauma, spinal hematoma. if the problem is acute go to ER and if ongoing see physician for MRI and spinal tap minimally. ...Read more

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Following stomach surgery, what causes your leg to be numb and painful?

Not surgery: If you only had these symptoms within a day after surgery, then it is possible that your position on the operation table was such that it caused some pinching of nerves in your low back. With time and medications for pain it is likely to improve. ...Read more

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Can stomach pain be related to numb hands?

Can stomach pain be related to numb hands?

Symptoms: That is not likely unless you hyperventilated in response to the pain. ...Read more

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What does it mean when your stomach feels numb does that mean am pregnant but I've haven't had sex?

What does it mean when your stomach feels numb does that mean am pregnant but I've haven't had sex?

Not pregnant: If you haven't had sex you are not pregnant. If you are male (as your profile says) you are not pregnant. If you feel numb and are worried you need an exam with a medical provider. ...Read more

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Numbness Or Tingling (Definition)

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