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Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
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Burning Sensation (Definition)

A burning sensation can be descriptive of nerve pain, some variations of migraine, and even central brain problems after a stroke. Have heard this said associated with phantom limb syndrome, reflex sympatheric dystrophy, and trigeminal neuralgia. Other patients might say ...Read more


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Upper middle abdominal burning sensation linked with acid reflux?

Upper middle abdominal burning sensation linked with acid reflux?

Relief from Pyrosis: Can have symptoms w/o damage. Avoid foods & behavior that delay stomach emptying &/or relax the lower esophageal sphincter--spicy, greasy food, mints, alcohol, tobacco, chocolate, tomato-based products, caffeinated & fizzy drinks, eating before bedtime. Lose weight. Elevate head of bed on blocks. Use otc acid blockers for relief (h2's: tagamet, zantac, (ranitidine) pepcid; ppi's: prilosec, prevacid, zegerid). ...Read more

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Hiw can I releive right abdominal burning sensation?

Hiw can I releive right abdominal burning sensation?

Checkup: Never ignore abdominal pain- you must be examined and if needed an ultrasound and CT scan should be performed. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of an abdominal burning sensation?

What could be the cause of an abdominal burning sensation?

Many possibilities: Several problems could cause abdominal burning sensation but the most common would be stomach irritation (gastritis) or even stomach ulcers. Less likely would be gallbladder problems or other intestinal problems. To figure out the actual cause you may need upper endoscopy (egd) which is very effective at diagnosing ulcers and gastritis and is a quick 5 minute procedure done with light IV sedation. ...Read more

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Help please! could colon cancer cause abdominal burning sensation?

Help please! could colon cancer cause abdominal burning sensation?

Not generally: Colon cancer usually does not cause any symptoms until it obstructs, bleeds or perforates. A contained perforation causes pain, but is not characterized as burning, more likely as a constant sharp pain. If you are concerned about abdominal pain, you need to see your physician asap. ...Read more

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Why would I feel a mild lower abdominal burning sensation followed by passing a lot of gas if I get poor sleep ? Blood and stool tests are normal

Why would I feel a mild lower abdominal burning sensation followed by passing a lot of gas if I get poor sleep ? Blood and stool tests are normal

Possible food : allergies. You may want to get a second opinion from an integrative medicine physician, who can help assist you and come up with better dietary and nutritional options. Everything is pointing in the direction of having an irritable bowel syndrome. You need support in this area. You just need to avoid eating those foods that you have a delayed hypersensitivity to that is causing your GI symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes hungry one hour after meals with upper abdominal pain and burning sensation?

What  causes hungry one hour after meals with upper abdominal pain and burning sensation?

Possibly heartburn: These symptoms could be related to heartburn, also known as GER (gastroesophageal reflux). Usually symptoms are worse with spicy food, greasy fatty food, alcohol, coffee, and acidic foods like tomatoes. you can try an antacid for relief. If pain does not go away, please see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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Burning sensation in my lower right abdominal, what could this be?

Burning sensation in my lower right abdominal, what could this be?

Abdomen pain ddx: It could be related to your ovary; constipation; appendix; colon; or something less worrisome like a pulled muscle. You'd be a little young for diverticular problem and you'd be pretty sick if it were bowel obstruction. I'd be more worried if you were having fevers or vomiting. ...Read more

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I have a weird burning sensation on left lower abdomen?

I have a weird burning sensation on left lower abdomen?

LLQ discomfort: Causes of recurrent llq abdominal discomfort may be identified by first addressing accompanying signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risk factors? ...Read more

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What can a burning sensation in your upper abdomen mean?

What can a burning sensation in your upper abdomen mean?

Possible PUD?: There are a lot of possibilities, but your description of burning stomach pain raises the probability of gastritis ; ulcers. Stop any non-prescribed nsaid's (aspiriin, advil, aleve, (naproxen) motrin, etc.) ; start an otc acid reducer (like Prilosec otc, Prevacid 24hr). Seek emergency care if lightheaded, worsening symptoms, vomiting coffee ground material or passing black stool or blood. Your doc can help. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Abdominal Burning (Definition)

Abdominal burning is a symptom in which a person feels his tummy has a lot of heat in it. The burning sensation can ...Read more