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What Causes Abdominal Bloating Pain Gas Diarrhea And Itching All Over
I have hurt my lower back but I also am having lower abdominal bloating, gas a lot of noises in the lower abd, no diarrhea, what could be going on?
Your back injury has nothing to do with your lower abdominal Bloating and noises
But we can not tell you what is going on based on the information given
We need to know what medications any you are taking and for what condition. Are you on thyroid replacement therapy.
I will suggest you consult your Primary Care Doctor for the back injury and the abdominal Complain and find out what is causing it ...Read more
Loose stools is a symptom in which a person's stool (poop) does not hold its shape after it goes into the toilet. Instead of remaining a shaped piece of poop, the poop spreads out in the toilet bowl water. Very loose stool is called diarrhea. Loose stool can be caused by infections, certain foods or drinks, ...Read more
I'm experiencing constant watery green diarrhea, frequent burping that taste like rotten eggs, abdominal bloating and gas, all after eating a burger.
GERD: You may have gastroesophogeal reflux disease (gerd), with an upset stomach as well. Certainly avoid trigger foods high in fat-like the burger and try increasing fluids and taking an over the counter acid blocking medications such as Prilosec with maalox. Eventually, this is a warning sign that you need a good GI evaluation to get properly diagnosed. Best wishes. ...Read more
What causes stomach pain in left side of abdomen, burning across abdomen, bloating and increased gas and belching...Constant nausea but no diarrhea?
Food intolerance: You should consult a gastroenterologist. You may have a lactose intolerence or possibly celiacs disease. ...Read more
Lump on lower right side of abdomen about 4 in long 1 in dia. Only see/feel on occasion. Some pain that feels like gas or bloating. Diarrhea for 5 day?
Gas: The "lumps" you are feeling are most likely gas with resultant distention of the abdomen in that region. ...Read more
I've been having bloating/abdominal discomfort with smelly gas and diarrhea. Tests have all been negative. I also quickly get full when I eat. Advice?
IBS: This could be irritable bowel syndrome, lactose intolerance or gluten intolerance. A gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate, advise and treat you. For irritable bowel syndrome the fodmap free diet is effective and becoming popular. Google this diet to learn more if you are diagnosed with IBS. ...Read more
31 yr old female 5 ft tall 100 lbs. Severe abdominal bloating since I can remember. With constant burping/flatulance and constipation/diarrhea. Cause?
Nausea, diarrhea, and abdominal discomfort (bloating, gas) combined with lot of stress for deadlines; what can I do to make me feel better?
I think I have gallstones, pain in upper abdomen, bloating, gas, diarrhea, nausea, intolerance of fatty foods. It feels like a gamble on what I can eat now.?
Having constant abdominal cramps, bloating, gas, and alternating bouts of constipation and diarrhea. Often brought on by stress, anxiety, and diet.
I suggest seeing a: Gastroenterologist or your physician. Improving healthfulness of your diet if very important. If you can find a quiet place - do so. Breath in slowly & deeply through your nostrils. Fill your lungs with air (but not to the point of discomfort). In the meantime try this: hold for a count of five then slowly begin to exhale through an open mouth. Repeat at least 12 times, longer if you need to. ...Read more
I've had this problem for 5 days with abdominal pain, diarrhea some, gas, and bloating. Do I go to ER or wait to see my family doctor?
Symptoms are not ER: -worthy, unless your diarrhea is resulting in dehydration. Are your mouth and lips dry? Are you peeing less? Do you feel your heart racing? If not, you're less likely to be dehydrated. 5 days of diarrhea, pain, gas, and bloating sounds like a problem your family doctor should be able to take care of. ...Read more
Unbearable burning sharp pain right rib cage/ middle upper abdomen, stinky burps, bloating and gas, swollen ankles, diarrhea 3 weeks. No Gull bladder?
See your physician: With all your symptoms you should see your physician for a complete exam. Don't waste your time on self diagnosing on the internet, it will just be confusing. ...Read more
Severe abdominal muscle tension. Mucus in stool, abdominal cramping (including after meals), diarrhea, constipation, gas and bloating. 1-2 months?
IBS: Irritable bowel syndrome with passage of mucus and alternating constipation and diarrhea may be the problem. Other possibilities include lactose or gluten intolerance. Drinking hot (not too hot)water helps break down gas and bloating. If this a chronic problem, a gastroenterologist is best qualified to evaluate and treat you as well as advise you about dietary habits. Take simethicone after meals ...Read more
18 yr old female. In 6 days I had abdominal bloating, pain near belly, gas, slight diarreah and fever, nausea, and light headedness. Is it salmonella?
What's wrong with me? For the past 4 weeks I've had on and off abdominal bloating but it isn't light bloating its seems like very heavy bloating. I was also constantly constipated until about 3 days ago I began experiencing very soft stool almost diarrhea
How: How old are you? Please have your primary care physician evaluate you. ...Read more
I have been suffering from chronic diarrhea mixed with nausea, abdominal bloating and painful bowel movements, for the last 6 months. I have seen 2 different gastro doctorsand have undergone numerous tests. What could it be?
What did they say?: Sounds like you've been struggling -- what have your doctors shared with you? One thought: as part of the "numerous tests" you've had, have you been through a trial of elimination diet to check for food sensitivities? For instance, even if you don't have celiac you could still be sensitive to gluten. Or you could be dealing with ibs, needing overall program. Hoping you'll confer with local docs. ...Read more
I've had diarrhea for 2.5 mo CT scan showed a thickened cecum doing biopsy next month. Is abdominal bloating a sign of cancer? I look pregnant
Thanks for asking!: Bloating is a very nonspecific symptom. You should be evaluated. ...Read more
I have abdominal bloating and loose stools everyday for over 4month; what are the differences between IBS and chronic colitis?
See MD if chronic:
Many causes chronic diarrhea/bloat- many treatable/reversible so wud seek MD after discontinue milk/milk products, artificial sugar and sodas& caffeine for couple weeks as these are common culprits. Red flags for urgent attention: blood, fever. weight loss, anemia. Pain relieved w BM is major distinction of IBS from chronic diarrhea, and "colitis" generally reserved for ulcerative colitis/Crohn's
I have asymptomatic chronic hepatitis and lactose intolerance. Despite diet changes, I've had an abdominal bloating issue for a year. Sometimes loose stools and pain on palpation. Suggestions?
Few suggestions...: There is probably no relationship between your chronic hepatitis and abdominal bloating. Bloating is a non-specific symptom that could be caused by many things. Probiotics and low-fodmaps diet (www. Ibsfree. Net) are two suggestions to try. Because of the duration of the symptoms I suggest you see a gastroenterologist for an evaluation. ...Read more
I have intense coccxyx pain last 15 mths. Intense aching in joints, particularly hands and lower legs. Daily loose stools. Abdominal bloating. Sweats?
Back pain: Have your primary doctor check it out. The work up starts with X-ray and or Cts to the area to check the Anatomy. Good luck and feel better! ...Read more
Bloating, diarrhea: By the way you describe the symptoms it is either a food allergy (i.e. Gluten or lactose) with "hot flashes" just being vasodilatation form histamine release, or viral/bacterial enteritis (i.e. Stomach flu or food poisoning). If it is a food allergy it will occur regularly, a enteritis typically passes without much treatment. ...Read more
Bloating, pain, diarrhea, poor appetite, cold rush thru abdomen and colorful, flat, triangular poop has been problem for a month. What could cause it?
What could cause bouts of constipation/diarrhea, bloating/fullness mainly in lower abdomen, nausea (worse later in day, only better with rest)?
R/O IBS: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. IUC/CROHNS DZ/IBD is inflammation usually DX by BX IBS SX can be managed. You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/ &colonoscopy./EGD While you are getting these items checked out you should stick to a gluten free diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com also food allergy EVAL. ...Read more
Cn salad cause gas bloating and loose stools? Or norovirus, so had noro 2 days ago, no contact except hug? Also have chronic constipation.
I have had IBS like symptoms since starting levonorgestrel + ethinylestradiol birth control. Could this cause gas, bloating and loose stools?
IBS: oral bc cause?: Oral bcp's are just a version of what your body goes through hormonally during a regular (non-pill) cycle. IBS can be caused by stress of any kind, or by viral/bacterial gastroenteritis. Bcp's are not involved in causing IBS, but taking them irregularly can activate endometriosis by causing estrogen levels to vary in strength. Implants in the colon are common and can lead to IBS symptoms. ...Read more
How to tell if abdominal bloating (lower stomach) is due to gas or fluid buildup? Causes? No other symptoms
Probably gas: At this age fluid build up is unlikely unless you have some serious illness. See your local pharmacist something for gas. If symptoms persist see your doctor. I hope this helps. If you still have any concern about this contact me on my Virtual Practice at www. Healthtap. Com/dryetimyan ...Read more
I'm a 35 yo female, 5'1, 128lb. I've gained 10lb in the last 6mo with abdominal bloating and gas. No change in diet. What could have caused this?
Diet and Thyroid:
Gas and bloating has many causes1excessive swallowed air2 certain foods like carbonated beverages, spicy fried or fatty foods, broccoli, cabbage, onions, beans, apple or prune juice, fried food, sorbitol, manitol, in many low carb/sugar free foods. Certain behaviors like talking while chewing, chewing gum, . . Medical causes lactose intolerance.
Check thyroid for weight gain/consult a nutritionist for diet. ...Read more
After eating I start to itch but nothings there, then welts appear like mosquito bites both arms, similar area, same time. Also bloating gas diarrhea.
5 days. I've been having abdominal discomfort, bloating, gas, some diarrheal, loss of appetite, and black stool. Should I seek my family doctor or er?
Either: If you have access to your doctor, please see her/him. If your symptoms persist and you feel dizzy, go to the ER. ...Read more
I have had bloating, gas, nausea the last few days and then diarrhea and pain, could they be caused by cough drops?
What causes frequent bloating and gas and cramps throughout the day. Diarrhea occasionally and constipation. And how do I treat it?
Several things.: Those symptoms do require a bit of an investigation into cause. Could be related to gallbladder, pancreas or biliary tree. Could be small intestinal or large intestinal. Could be irritable bowel syndrome. Could even be related to the thyroid or other endocrine issues. Hard to tell without an investigation. ...Read more