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Is eating late(around 7and8 in the evening)the cause of one's stomach growing big?

Is eating late(around 7and8 in the evening)the cause of one's stomach growing big?

Calories: It's calories that count, not necessarily when you eat them, that causes weight gain. New weight accumulates in the abdominal area most often. Thus, a light evening snack may not be a problem if your daily calorie intake is not excessive. ...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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Can gallbladder dysfunction cause big stomach?

Can gallbladder dysfunction cause big stomach?

Possibly: If you mean bloated with gas that is a possibility. Sometimes gallbladder dysfunction can lead to difficulty digesting fats which may leave you gassy and bloated. In fact, increased flatulence and belching are secondary symptoms of gallbladder disease. If it persists please check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I had open gallbladder removed out over a year ago but now my stomach is big. I have a fat pad in there and hate it. Is this caused from surgery?

I had open gallbladder removed out over a year ago but now my stomach is big. I have a fat pad in there and hate it. Is this caused from surgery?

Unrelated: Probably you are not eating before due to gall bladder attacks, now you are free, no longer has pain, eating better (more) , additional factor lack of exercise. If it is the cause modify your life style, be more active with exercises and healthy balanced diet. ...Read more

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How big does a splenic hemangioma have to be before it causes upper left abdominal pain?

How big does a splenic hemangioma have to be before it causes upper left abdominal pain?

Depends: Splenic hemangioma as the most common benign spleen condition. However, the condition can also be associated with other systemic condition such as: Klippel-Trénaunay-Weber syndrome, and Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome. Depending on the size of hemangioma, he can cause splenic infarction or rupture, which can cause pain. ...Read more

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What causes frequent urination and a big stomach after eating a small meal accompained by pains?

See Doc timely...: Peeing often & a big stomach after a small meal may be independent. Why are you peeing often? See Doc to check if you have UTI or are able to empty bladder and hold the urine. For small meal + big stomach + pain, you need to make sure you didn't swallow much air or food indigestion. So, go to see Doc to check these things out. Best luck... ...Read more

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I woke up & my stomach was burning near top had gas usin bathrm & feel nauseous. What is causin this & what cn I take. Ate big meal & wnt 2 bed last n?

I woke up & my stomach was burning near top had gas usin bathrm & feel nauseous. What is causin this & what cn I take. Ate big meal & wnt 2 bed last n?

Reflux into esoph: The swallowing tube (esophagus) enters the stomach below the lower breast bone. Sometimes food and acid washes back into the esophagus after entering the stomach. The result is burning and gas (belching) and perhaps nausea. Gravity plays a role in this and remaining upright until stomach empties prevents it. Antacids generally provide relief. ...Read more

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I notice when I bend over it takes my breath away and causes sob. Heart checked ok. I have history of gerd, big stomach, & bloating. What could it be.?

I notice when I bend over it takes my breath away and causes sob. Heart checked ok. I have history of gerd, big stomach, & bloating. What could it be.?

Lung restriction: Obesity might be the cause. Bending over causes your abdomen to push upward against your diaphragms, restricting their movement when you attempt to take a breath. ...Read more

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Weight gain after eating disorder. After large dinner i immediately have big bowl of cereal etc. Will it damage my stomach/digestion/ cause diabetes?

Weight gain after eating disorder. After large dinner i immediately have big bowl of cereal etc. Will it damage my stomach/digestion/ cause diabetes?

Self defeating : Your appetite is not under control.

Neurotransmitter balance is messed up.

With rebalancing, the appetite comes under control and the patient feels better overall. Craving can be avoided.

Visit www.Neurosciencemyths. Com for informayion and to find a doctor to help with this program. ...Read more

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I am experiencing upper abdominal pain. That is releved if I drink hot water or put a warm cloth on my abdomen.which then causes me to burp which then releves the pain.several years ago I did have two big gallbladder attacks.

I am experiencing upper abdominal pain. That is releved if I drink hot water or put a warm cloth on my abdomen.which then causes me to burp which then releves the pain.several years ago I did have two big gallbladder attacks.

Here are some...: Your well described symptoms seem centering on gastrointestinal tract, for which you should be evaluated by GI-specialist timely. How to put all the related things together correctly for good care? Follow instruction in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Thereby you can work better with doctor so to reach most reasonable diagnosis / care. ...Read more

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An ovarian cyst 23x67 showed up on ct to rule out lymphoma, my onocogist states its big and can cause severe lower abdominal pain with fever?

An ovarian cyst 23x67 showed up on ct to rule out lymphoma, my onocogist states its big and can cause severe lower abdominal pain with fever?

Ask your oncologist: Your oncologist can help you further or he may refer you to a Gynecologist. This big lesion needs to be removed to find out if it is benign Cyst or it could be Cancer in the Ovary. ...Read more

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What could cause: general aches and pains; mild to severe back stiffness and pain; muscle weakness; fatigue; sharp and cont.- occasional pain in head, lower abdomen, and hips; occasional shakiness; and excessive big, easily caused and long-lasting(2 to 4w

These : These are very non-specific symptoms, and could mean a wide range of problems. General aches and pains could be secondary to viral illness, fatigue, stress/anxiety, musculoskeletal issues, etc. The shakiness could be due to low blood sugar, anxiety, chills secondary to infection process. The easy bruising could be due to a low plalelet count or other abnormality in blood count.
The bottom line here is to have a complete medical evaluation by your primary care provider. Hopefully after a detailed history, physical, and testing, your doctor will have a diagnosis(es) and will be able to provide a treatment plan.
Best of luck. I hope you feel better soon. ...Read more

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What causes fre fluid in abdomen?

What causes fre fluid in abdomen?

Could be natural: There is naturally a small amount of fluid in the pelvis to keep organs moist but it could also happen from ovulation, inflammation, infection or cancer cells. ...Read more

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What causes noisy stomach?

What causes noisy stomach?

Normally: This is just gas passing through your intestines. Normal digestion can be heard as a noisy stomach, or if you have increased gas or increased movement in your intestines, you can have increased noise. ...Read more

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What causes a flat stomach?

What causes a flat stomach?

There really isn't : Such a thing as spot fat loss. You need to lose weight in general & a certain % will be abdominal fat. Eat healthfully & be physically active. Calories burned must > calories consumed. To tighten ab's do crunches, reverse crunches, exercise ball crunches, pelvic thrusts, lying leg raises, side bridge & “bicycling” exercise on your back. Engage in regular aerobic exercise. ...Read more

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What causes stomach spasms?

Stomach spasms?: The list is lengthy. Do you experience them regularly? Have you noticed a pattern after you eat certain foods? How long has this been going on? Please resubmit with more details. I wish you the best. ...Read more

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What causes stomach spasam?

What causes stomach spasam?

Depends : Stomach spasm and " spastic colon" are outdated names for irritable bowel syndrome. This is characterized by cramps episodic belly pain that is associated with diarrhea and/or constipation. Frequently, pain will lessen after a BM. A safe and effective means if managing this without prescription medication is to use a fiber supplement (psyllium) twice a day with plenty of fluid. ...Read more

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What causes noisy stomach?

What causes noisy stomach?

Gases: Everyone has gases in their digestive system. Some foods will create more gas than others. Some people swallow more air- especially if they chew and eat their foods too quickly. Sometimes, if you are constipated and the stool is not moving along regularly, more gas will build up and cause pressure in your abdomen. Talk with your doctor if you are having pain or other symptoms. ...Read more

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What causes "knot" in stomach?

Anxiety, stress: Sometimes anxiety or may cause tightness in the abdominal muscles or it may cause spasms in the GI tract. Stress may cause increased acid production with reflux through the sphincter between your esophagus and stomach. ...Read more

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Why is my stomach getting big?

Why is my stomach getting big?

Please clarify: When you say "big" are you relating your abdominal circumference to feelings of distension, fluid retention, constipation, overeating, or do you feel pregnant? Hard to answer your question without further information and clarity. ...Read more

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What can cause stomach issues?

What can cause stomach issues?

Anything: Most people think their whole abdomen is their stomach, but the stomach is in the upper middle or upper left of the abdomen. If your lower abdomen hurts, that could be your skin, muscles, bladder, uterus, or intestines. If the upper part of your abdomen hurts, it could be acid reflux, pancreatitis, or other problems. See a doctor for an assessment. ...Read more

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What r causes of rigid stomach?

The causes of rigid abdomen: Acute cholecystitis
acute salpingitis
appendicitis
cholangitis
gangrenous gallbladder
intestinal infarction
irakanji sting
kidney stones
penetrating abdominal wound
perforated bowel
perforated peptic ulcer
peritonitis
post-operative peritonitis
puerperal infection
spontaneous bacterial peritonitis if you have a rigid abdomen and have been in pain that you cannot tolerate and it's been going on past four hours, you need to go to the er for evaluation. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach turn so big?

Why does my stomach turn so big?

Need more informatio: Such as when, how big, associated with what. ...Read more