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Upper left side abdominal pain and feel like bloating. Is it because of gas or swollen spleen?

Upper left side abdominal pain and feel like bloating. Is it because of gas or swollen spleen?

Could be or else: Yes it could be a splenic condition (most commonly seen with mono) or gas or a stomach or pancreatic or colon or intestinal problem. Further clarification of your symptoms is useful in helping to determine a cause but radiologic studies may be necessary. ...Read more

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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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I have a swollen upper abdomen and pain on my left side with massive gas, pain and bloating on my left side.?

I have a swollen upper abdomen and pain on my left side with massive gas, pain and bloating on my left side.?

Stomach: Upper abomen pain and swelling means a stomach problem if symptoms unrelieved by otc gas & acid control meds, go for an upper endoscopy. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal pain (side: left upper) (severity: moderate) (quality: throbbing) and bloating or abdominal gas can't pass gass well?

I am experiencing  abdominal pain (side: left upper) (severity: moderate) (quality: throbbing)  and bloating or abdominal gas can't pass gass well?

Would see ur doctor: wud need more info but several common causes for left upper abd pain include ulcers, constipation, pancreas disease, etc. hormonal changes (pregnancy, menopause, thyroid disease) can also be underlying cause, along with changes in bacteria in gut. happy to consult re diet and workup needed or review case for second opinion re other tests that may be needed ...Read more

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I am experiencing upper abdominal pain (side: right) , abdominal mass, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen and side pain. I have a round mass on left low or mid side when coughing. I cant really bend my abdomen is in the way and painful?

I am experiencing  upper abdominal pain (side: right) , abdominal mass, bloating or abdominal fullness, swollen abdomen and side pain. I have a round mass on left low or mid side when coughing. I cant really bend my abdomen is in the way and painful?

Need Medical checkup: If you suspect any mass in your abdomen which is causing pain, you should have a medical check up. Go see your doctor immediately and have a medical examination. A CT scan of the abdomen is a good test to check for any suspected abdominal mass or lumps in the abdomen. If there is a lump, it will require further testing to find the cause. ...Read more

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I have had lower left abdomen pain and gas and bloating. ?

I have had lower left abdomen pain and gas and bloating. ?

See your doctor: this is not specific enough to hazard an answer.. an clinical exam by your doctor will be importnat ...Read more

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No gallbladder, no spleen or appendix. Abdominal pain 30 minutes after eating, gas and bloating.

Pain: Reduce the amount of fat to decrease the chances of pain and bloating when you have no gallblader or take bile products as rx by your doctor; reduce the amount of a meal. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right) , bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y/o, male 6'4" 250lb. ?

I am experiencing  abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right) , bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y/o, male 6'4" 250lb. ?

More info?: Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? 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? Gallbladder? Gastritis? Any nausea? Fevers? ...Read more

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Best foods to help with gas, bloating and abdominal pain?

Don't: over dose self on fiber as excess fiber beyond 20-25 grams will cause your symptoms. Eat the proper foods and drink 80-100 oz caffeine free/alcohol free fluid daily and don't waste money on fiber supplements. Dont do carbonated or use straws both of which add gas to your system ...Read more

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I started having severe bloating and gas around 9pm. By 11pm, it turned into severe abdominal pain that i can't pin point, but radiates to my back.

I started having  severe bloating and gas around 9pm. By 11pm, it turned into severe abdominal pain that i can't pin point, but radiates to my back.

Could be gallbladder: While the symptoms are not specific, pain radiating to the back may be associated with gallstones or pancreatitis. If the pain is severe, go ahead to the nearest emergency room to be checked out. Bring your medications and medical history for the er physician to review. ...Read more

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Can antispasmodics help excessive gas and bloating and occasional abdominal pain? (All GI tests negative)

Can antispasmodics help excessive gas and bloating and occasional abdominal pain? (All GI tests negative)

Yes..: Yes, they can help with those symptoms, however make sure you always consult with your doctor when taking new medication. If not better or worse follow up as needed. ...Read more

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I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness after a meal, upper abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort on right side and into back.

I am experiencing  bloating or abdominal fullness after a meal, upper abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort on right side and into back.

Bloating: Please see your doctor to rule out medical conditions or identify them. Consider a multi-strain probiotic and food sensitivity testing. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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I have been extremely anxious the past few weeks, I am going to my doctors tomorrow, I am experiencing bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, abdominal pain (all over) (worsened by: after meal) (severity: mild) (quality: sens...

I have been extremely anxious the past few weeks, I am going to my doctors tomorrow, I am experiencing  bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, abdominal pain (all over) (worsened by: after meal) (severity: mild) (quality: sens...

Gallbladder: There are a variety of causes for your complaints and often simple gallbladder disease or stones cause such symptoms Im sure a song will be done to see the gallbladder. If it is the problem surgical removal most times is quite simple. It also can be irritable bowel which often is diet control. Best of luck at the office ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (period-like) , low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps ?

I am experiencing  lower abdominal pain (period-like) , low back pain, bloating or abdominal fullness, passing gas, burping, stomach cramps ?

Seen a physician lat: You have multiple symptoms which are difficult to sort out without a complete examination. If these symptoms are lasting/persisting for more than one week, go visit your primary care doctor for a complete check up. If you have abdominal distention, you need to be sure there is nothing serious(?ovarian cancer) causing you these symptoms. it could also be Urinary tract infection which may need antib ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more


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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more