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Pain in upper part of stomach?

Pain in upper part of stomach?

Shoud see your Doc: Depends what kind of stomach pain it is and how long and if there are other sympotms? (nausea, fever, .) is the pain like burning, stabbing.?
Recommend strongly any lasting stomach pain to discuss with your primary care physician on earliset opportunity. ...Read more

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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Pain in upper part of stomach and back?

Pain in upper part of stomach and back?

Pain abd: Gallbladder stone, specially if female, obese, and in the 40's.
Pain may go straight to the back and to the right upper back (by shoulder blade). See a doctor. ...Read more

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What can cause severe pain both in upper part of stomach accompanied with severe back pain?

Gallbladder, gastrit: Severe abdominal pain can refer to the back, so any cause for abdominal pain: gallstones and indigestion are common causes. Avoiding alcohol, stimulants, caffeine, fatty foods and acidic foods could help both these conditions. The gallbladder commonly hurts in the right shoulder/upper back. It occurs after a meal. Indigestion sometimes happens getting into bed, or after a heavy meal. ...Read more

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Is there anything that can cause severe pain both in upper part of stomach accompanied with severe back pain?

Is there anything that can cause severe pain both in upper part of stomach accompanied with severe back pain?

This may be a sign: Of an ulcer, acid reflux, gallbladder problem, pancreas issue or other GI issue that may be referring pain to the back or two separate issues especially if you are taking anti inflammatory medication for your back pain which could be a source of your stomach symptoms as well. See your doctor. A vascular problem could also be an issue like an abdominal aortic aneurysm ...Read more

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IM FACING A LITTLE BIT SWELLING IN MY UPPER PART OF STOMACH AND ALSO FEELING VOMITING SO WHAT WOULD BE THE REASON?

IM FACING A LITTLE BIT SWELLING IN MY UPPER PART OF STOMACH AND ALSO FEELING VOMITING SO WHAT WOULD BE THE REASON?

See answer: Acute vomiting, and often diarrhea, is most often caused by an infectious gastroenteritis. The cause can be viral, bacterial or parasitic. Ginger tea often helps nausea. If your symptoms are severe or persistent seek medical help. For more information about gastroenteritis go to http://bit. Ly/1vxEW0V ...Read more

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Protected sex 13, light spotting for few min on 18, pain in upper part of stomach on 20, lost apetite, period due on 26.Pregenent?

Protected sex 13, light spotting for few min on 18, pain in upper part of stomach on 20, lost apetite, period due on 26.Pregenent?

Unable to tell: You would need to have a blood pregnancy test done to be sure. Unlikely that you are pregnant if you used protection. ...Read more

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Very upper part of stomach under breast bone hurts when I breathe to deep it's achy pain. Just started today. What could it be?

Very upper part of stomach under breast bone hurts when I breathe to deep it's achy pain. Just started today. What could it be?

Pain with Breathing: Pain with deep breathing usually means inflammation of muscle or cartilage around rib cage. Rest, nsaids, muscle relaxants usually help. If it bothers you more than a few days, if you feel out of breath or if it gets worse, please see your doctor. ...Read more

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What can I take for heavy gas symtoms, blouted stomach, upset stomach pain? I have gas, pain in upper part of stomach from blouting, upset stomach

What can I take for heavy gas symtoms, blouted stomach, upset stomach pain? I have gas, pain in upper part of stomach from blouting, upset stomach

You: You can try gas-x or beano for your gas and bloating. As far as upset stomach is concerned, try an acid blocker like pepcid, (famotidine) or Prilosec otc is good or even pepto. Also I recommend you schedule a visit with your primary care doctor to make sure you are not dealing with an ulcer, gastritis, etc. You will need a complete evaluation/work up.
Best of luck. ...Read more

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M 33 weeks pregnant...M feelin numbness in my upper part of stomach from few days sometimes...Y is it so?

M 33 weeks pregnant...M feelin numbness in my upper part of stomach from few days sometimes...Y is it so?

Numbness: At 33 weeks the uterus is quite large, any getting larger. It is not unusual for women in the last few months to experience right upper abdominal wall pain, sensitivity and numbness that can come and go. This is due to the pregnancy putting pressure on the nerves that run under the lower ribs. It is not a sign of any danger. You might make it a little better by leaning back when you sit;not sittin. ...Read more

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The upper part of my stomach has pain and it goes intoy back?

The upper part of my stomach has pain and it goes intoy back?

Gallbladder or more?: You may be describing symptoms referrable to the gallbladder, biliary tree, and/or pancreas. Similar symptoms may occur with penetrating duodenal ulcers, large hiatal hernias, and even from mid-colonic pain. Occasionally, symptoms may result from kidney stones, intra-abdominal infection, or gynecologic issues (endometriosis). Time to see your doctor and get evaluated. ...Read more

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Upper left part of stomach exstinding swelln from the inside?

Upper left part of stomach exstinding swelln from the inside?

Get it checked: In that area on the inside you have many possibilities including spleen, pancreas, stomach, kidney, adrenal gland, small and large intestine, and blood vessels.
Other possibilities include a rib mass and muscle hernias, or skin masses. ...Read more

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Hello Doc, on the left side upper part of my stomach their is a small swallon from past 3 weeks but no pain and I am normal but scared for what it is?

Hello Doc, on the left side upper part of my stomach their is a small swallon from past 3 weeks but no pain and I am normal but scared for what it is?

See below: If you are referring to a small swelling in the upper abdomen it could represent a fatty lump (lipoma). If the lump in under the skin and is easily seen or felt it's not likely to be from anything deeper internally and is likely originating in the abdominal wall or superficial tissues.
A less likely possibility would be an abdominal hernia. Cancer is highly unlikely. See your physician if concerned ...Read more

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Hello Doc, on left side upper part of my stomach as been slightly swallon but no pain I am normal but scared for what it is happened, please let me know. Thank you?

Hello Doc, on left side upper part of my stomach as been slightly swallon but no pain I am normal but scared for what it is happened, please let me know. Thank you?

LUQ swelling: Could be a hernia, could be constipation with stool in the colon (it goes that high), unlikely but possible gastritis though usually there is some pain, rarely mass. CT may identify the problem Would follow up with doc/ urgent care. ...Read more

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I have been getting raging headaches and stomach pains in the upper stomach part the last 2- 3 months.

I have been getting raging headaches and stomach pains in the upper stomach part the last 2- 3 months.

May b related or not: You will definitely need to see a dr, have a detailed history taken, thorough examination, perhaps some tests --> bloods (including a preg test), X-rays, ultrasound, maybe even a a gastroscope. Process of elimination. Don't forget to check your eyes. ...Read more

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I get bad pain in the upper part of my stomach in the centre just under my ribs when I need the toilet, what could this be?

I get bad pain in the upper part of my stomach in the centre just under my ribs when I need the toilet, what could this be?

Constipated: Do you have diabetes?

How often do you go to the bathroom? Are you regular? Are you going more or less often than your usual?

Could be stomach bleed, irritable bowel syndrome... ...Read more

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I have a burning/sharp pain in the right upper part of my stomach. It comes and goes and only lasts for a second or two. It has been a day. Any ideas?

I have a burning/sharp pain in the right upper part of my stomach. It comes and goes and only lasts for a second or two. It has been a day. Any ideas?

Gastric irriation: Can vary from mild irriation or upset stomach to GERD, gastritis, liver, pancreas or gallbladder disease: the fact that this is so transient suggests nothing specific. ...Read more

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Hi, every now and then I wake up in thw middle of the night with pain in my upper part of my stomach mid rib area. Not seen dr due to financial problem?

Common possibilities: Middle and left- possible ulcer/gastritis. Try Omeprzole. To the left-gall bladder prob. Lay off fatty foods. Cabbage/broccoli etc. Other remote possibility: Hiatal hernia-don't lie down right after eating. Diverticulitis not likely to be episodic. Same with pancreatitis. ...Read more

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I have a lump in the upper part of my stomach below the rib cage, what is causing it?

I have a lump in the upper part of my stomach below the rib cage, what is causing it?

Normal for you: Most of the time prominent xyphoid process a caritlage at the bottom of the sternum is mistaken for a lump. It could be more prominent for some individuals especially for thin individuals, it is nothing need to be worried about. For some reason it gets bigger and painful have it examined by a professional. ...Read more

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After eating my stomach hurts the upper part of my stomach hurts and I want to know why?

After eating my stomach hurts the upper part of my stomach hurts and I want to know why?

Need a medical exam: If this symptom persists beyond one or two weeks, you should go see your doctor and have a complete physical exam. If needed, he can do further testing and check your stomach with endoscopy or perhaps a ct scan but only if he suspects something serious after the physical exam and some simple blood tests show any suspicious results. You may try some antacids in the meantime. ...Read more

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Pain in the upper middle part of stomach for a 21 yr old girl. What does it mean? This has been going on for 3 days now to a point where I can't sleep.

Could be gastritis: Pain in the upper mid portion of the abdomen in an otherwise healthy young person could be esophagitis, gastritis or gastric ulcer. One may try taking antacids, such as mylanta, acid blockers, such as zantac, (ranitidine) or acid reducers, such as omeprazole. If not better, or pain worsens, then one needs to be evaluated by one's doctor. However, go to er if pain is unbearable or if one has a fever. ...Read more

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My upper part of the stomach have been very cramp like pain for a few days. Passing out many gas too. What's wrong?

My upper part of the stomach have been very cramp like pain for a few days. Passing out many gas too. What's wrong?

Many causes: From your english, I'm concerned that you may be in country where public health standards are not always ideal? If this is correct, you should consider the possibility of a parasitic infection such as amebiasis or tapeworms. In the usa, malabsorbtion would be more likely, e.g. Celiac disease or lactose intolerance to name a couple. ...Read more

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