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Feeling up sensation like you are full after a meal mile discomfort .no pain .located left side /upper abdomen under rip cage .any other symptoms ?

Feeling up sensation like you are full after a meal mile discomfort  .no pain .located left side /upper abdomen under rip cage .any other  symptoms  ?

Cardiac/GI: At your age if you have cardiac risk factor/heart disease, you should get checked. If not and your are in good health.....try laxative/peptobismol/ Antacid. ...Read more

Belly Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more


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Hpylori can causes abdominal discomfort after a meal? And can gassy as well?

Hpylori can causes abdominal discomfort after a meal? And can gassy as well?

H.pylori: H. Pylori is a chronic infectious condition of the stomach. It is often associated with gastritis and thus some abdominal discomfort. Greasy food is usually associated with symptoms of gallbladder or pancreas. Here is a summary of h.Pylori that should help you: http://www.Laendo.Net/english/helicobacter-pylori-hpylori. ...Read more

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I have abdominal pain that wakes me up daily, naseous all the time, can't finish full meals, dizzy when I stand. Has been happening for 2-3 weeks?

I have abdominal pain that wakes me up daily, naseous all the time, can't finish full meals, dizzy when I stand. Has been happening for 2-3 weeks?

Time to see doctor: Abdominal pain that "wakes me up daily" means a trip to ones primary care doctor now. Throw in the other symptoms, and then the 2-3 weeks duration, and we definitely are looking at a trip to the doctor. A urine pregnancy test can rule out pregnancy. Also, the doctor will check for possible causes such as stomach ulcer pain, gall bladder or gall stones pain, and other abdominal problems. ...Read more

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Reference help with increase abdominal pain after meals?

Reference help with increase abdominal pain after meals?

Gallbladder: This could be gallbladder related or from an ulcer. Need some more information to better identify what cause could be. ...Read more

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What can cause upper abdominal pain that only subsides during and immediately following meals?

What can cause upper abdominal pain that only subsides during and immediately following meals?

Acid: Because food will relieve the pain from stomach acid, food will help both pain from reflux of acid into the esophagus as well as pain from ulcer. The pain will reoccur however, usually 15 - 20 minutes after eating. You should report your symptoms to your doctor. ...Read more

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Why do I have constant abdominal pain like gastric? I take my meals as usual but i think what i eat causes it.

Why do I have constant abdominal pain like gastric? I take my meals as usual but i think what i eat causes it.

Pain after eating: Gallstones can cause pain after eating that can progress to bloating, belching, fever and worsening pain. Gallbladder infection, obstruction of pancreas and/or liver can be life-threatening. Surgeons and docs recommend gallbladder removal when the stones are diagnosed (by ultrasound of abdomen) and the patient is symptomatic. Other possibilities exist in your case. Okay to see your doc. ...Read more

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What causes hungry one hour after meals with upper abdominal pain and burning sensation?

Possibly heartburn: These symptoms could be related to heartburn, also known as GER (gastroesophageal reflux). Usually symptoms are worse with spicy food, greasy fatty food, alcohol, coffee, and acidic foods like tomatoes. you can try an antacid for relief. If pain does not go away, please see your primary care physician. ...Read more

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The past few days I've had upper right quadrant abdominal pain the worsens with breathing. Also some nausea especially after meals. What could cause?

The past few days I've had upper right quadrant abdominal pain the worsens with breathing. Also some nausea especially after meals. What could cause?

Lot of possibilities: A lot of things can cause right upper quadrant pain. Among the most common would be gallbladder problems and ulcers. Initially, I would try taking antacids such as Tums (calcium carbonate) whenever you get the pain, just to see if it helps. If it does not, or if you develop other symptoms such as fever, chills, or persistent vomiting, you should see your doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Excruciating upper right abdominal pain, radiates to back. Worse after meals & exercising. 2 weeks. All GB tests normal (u/s and HIDA w/ cck). Ideas?

Other causes: Other organs in abdomen can cause right upper quadrant pain. Endoscopy would be next step to evaluate esophagus, stomach, and proximal duodenum for inflammatory conditions or ulcerations. Pancreas shoud be eliminated with blood tests as possible cause. Hepatitis can also cause right upper quadrant pain.See gastroenterologist. ...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