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What Is Thickening Of The Walls Symptoms
Does thickening of gallbladder wall always need to be treated? No stones were visible on MRI. Only symptom is back pain that seems mechanical.
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Wall thickening in loops of jejunum without obstruction. Inflammation present on bloodwork. IgE gluten test negative. Raw fruits/veg worsens symptoms?
See GI: First it is IgA tTG and not IgE to gluten that would likely be meaningful. If you have problem with raw fruits/veg, then you need to avoid them even though I am not sure whether the reactions are from the fruit/veg themselves or from the fibre they contain. You need to see a gastroenterologist. ...Read more
"mild bowel wall thickening involve sigmoidcolon might reflect relative underdistention. Less likely inflammation". is cancer? No real gastro symptoms
Typical scenario: Since we don't do any kind of bowel prep any more for routine CT scans, this kind of scenario is common. If the radiologist thinks the bowel looks a little too think, they will likely put in a statement like that as a hedge against potential pathology (and lawsuit). The thing is, could it be cancer? Yes, but the likelihood is low. If it was me, I would ignore it unless you develop symptoms. ...Read more
My CT scan shows 'diffuse symmetrical thickening of the wall of the distal rectum. Digital rectal exam recommended' worrisome? Bowel symptoms also.
Incidential finding on brain MRI: mild polypoid mucosal thickening of the anterior right maxillary sinus wall, 0.8 cm. No symptoms now, but I had often sinusitis in my early teens, no scans then. Does that mean unilateral polyp (cancer suspicious)?
If by thickening: You r referring to inflammation then the etiology is either infect/ischemic/or malignany. Cts and MRI will show the wall to be thickened in each of the above causes. It can also be from chronic straining, prolapse and certain stds. Ulcerative proctitis is a type of inflamm. Bowel disease can also present as thickening in imaging studies. They are all diagnosed by proctoscopy with biopsies or cultures. ...Read more
Cystitis, obstruction: Inflammation or utis cause bladder thickening. Bladder outflow obstruction, e.g. Tight, non relaxing bladder neck, prostate enlargement, urethral vaves or a urethral stricture causes all cause bladder trabeculation (enlargement of bladder muscle fibers). Also neurogenic bladder, detrussor-sphincter dyssynergia (sphincter conractswith voiding) but should relax & bladder reflux all cause thickening. ...Read more
Possible obstruction: The bladder wall becomes thickened if it is working against resistance, such as scar tissue or narrowing of the urine channel, or in some neurological diseases. Bladder thickness is variable and it is sometimes not a problem. It can also be a tumor, but that is rare. Get a copy of the x-ray or ultrasound report that made the diagnosis and show it to your doctor or to a urologist. ...Read more
Outflow obstruction: To bladder such as enlared prostate or urethral stricture in males or bladder prolapse or obstructing ureterocele in females. Can also be due to neurogenic bladder dysfuction in either sex or cystitis can also be reported if bladder is only partly filled ; appears thickened on ultrasound. Can also be a perfectly innocent finding.. ...Read more
What does irregular rectal wall thickening with possible apple core type lesion at the rectosigmold junction mean?
This sounds serious: Please speak with your GI specialist or surgeon as soon as possible. Good luck. ...Read more
Rectal wall: You obviously have received this from a report. It would be much better to get an explanation from the Physician who ordered the report and has a full understanding of the clinical history that goes along with the report. ...Read more
Bladder wall: Thickening of the bladder wall is not a disease, it's a clinical sign. In other words, it's something a doctor can see on ultrasound or CT scan, but it is only INDICATIVE of a possible disease...it does not CONFIRM any particular disease. It can be anything from a very mild problem to very serious problem, and you must follow up with your doctor to discover the diagnosis. ...Read more
Are mvp's and mr's symptoms the same? I've dignosised with mvp thickened in leaflets. Can it progress in the future? How much is its possibility?
There are many...: Symptoms that have been described with mvp such as chest pain and a racing heart. The symptoms can be present when there is no failure of the leaflets to close, in other words prolapse without regurgitation. If regurgitation becomes significant, breathlessness, fatigue and an irregular and rapid heart rate may develop. The majority of patients don't progress to this point. Echo to follow valve. ...Read more
Dr said appendix wall is thick or has thickened. Is this dangerous? They didn't want to do surgery. I'm worried. Have had pains. Second opinion?
Bladder wall thickening. Dr. Said not serious and no cause for alarm or worry. I am a 33 yr male and can't stop worrying about it. Please help.?
You need to tell us: Why did you have to checked in the first place. In other words do you any specific reasons/symptoms that you had your bladder checked? Is this your urinary bladder or gall bladder? Once we know about the above issues and also how did they check the thickness? Was it with ultrasound or ct scan or some other test. Give us the detailed history before we can guide you further. ...Read more
So I hit the back of my head hard yesterday on the wall when trying to lay down. No symptoms yesterday but I feel "off" today. What could this be?
My son fell and bumped his head across an abrasive wall Which scratched his head and bled from tiny spots for a min, no other symptoms. Will he be ok?
Injury: If there is no loss of consciousness, or vomiting or change in personality, you should monitor for the next 24 hours ...Read more
I got all the symptoms after my shpulder got hurt after violently hitting a corner of a wall with the area imbetween my shoulder blade or just the edge of it. And it had been like this for quite some time now.?
If this has not been: Medically assessed in-person - that is the first thing to do. Take care. ...Read more
Bladder wall: Thickening can be caused by a wide variety of entities, including inflammatory and infectious processes, malignancies, infiltrative processes, and functional disturbances. So, diagnosis and treatment of the underlying cause is necessary, not treatment of the bladder wall thickening itself. ...Read more
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