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What Can Caise Bloated Stomach After Stay In Hospital
Many things: Many things happen in the hospital that can slow the intestines down. Pain medicines, anesthetics used for procedures, and immobility can all lead to decresed intestinal mobility, and casue ileus, or bloating of the stomach. You or your caregives should review all the medicines you get with the doctors and minimize unnecessary drugs. ...Read more
Had chest pains(went hospital) for few days and now pain in my stomach and under left ribs and hurts everytime I move or walk, also very bloated.
My 2 in a half year old has a rock hard stiff stomach and its very bloated he has had regular bowl movements also not sure id we need a hospital ?
Yes: Always take your child to be checked if in doubt. This country's health care system is too good to not use it. ...Read more
It varies!: How long they will keep you under observation after gastric lavage depends on the substance and the condition of the patient. ...Read more
If a person got shot on the chest/stomach what are the chances they can survive without going to hospital?
It depends......: Energy transfered to the body from a projectile (bullet) depends on the mass (weight) and velocity (speed). Low-caliber (bb/pellet) guns can penetrate the body but in general the patient should survive. In contrast, higher caliber projectiles can cause direct damage to tissue and indirect damage due to the cavitation (pressure wave). These can be fatal no matter where you are struck. Safety! ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers