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Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


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What kind of pain killer to take for stomach aches?

What kind of pain killer to take for stomach aches?

Need Evaluation: If your stomach is constantly painful, you need GI evaluation. You may have an ulcer or ca of the stomach. If you are have esophogeal pain which is similar or frequently called heartburn, much the same evaluationj is needed. You need to get to the bottom of what's causing the pain! ...Read more

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Which type of stomach ache is it and why is it happening?

Which type of stomach ache is it and why is it happening?

More info: . When do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Is it related to eating? Have you had any surgery ? How long has it been there? Have you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? If it is not too bad you can schedule an appt with your md. If severe, go to er. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach bloat and hurt instantly after eating any type of pasta? Ive always had stomach aches since I was a kid.

Why does my stomach bloat and hurt instantly after eating any type of pasta? Ive always had stomach aches since I was a kid.

See a doctor: If this happens every time you may have a intestinal problem such as IBS or Celiac Sprue. You need to see a doctor for a thorough workup. ...Read more

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I have stomach ache, accompanied by back pain. What kind of tests can I take to check my digestive health?

I have stomach ache, accompanied by back pain. What kind of tests can I take to check my digestive health?

See your doctor: Upper stomach pain with upper back pain could be gallstones. An ultrasound would diagnose this. Lower stomach and back pain could ne gynecological, kidney stones or intestinal. You really need to discuss this with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have muscle aches all over(I exercised a lot), kind of tired, loss of appetite, when I eat I kinda get a stomach ache, stuffy nose, no feverorchills?

I have muscle aches all over(I exercised a lot), kind of tired, loss of appetite, when I eat I kinda get a stomach ache, stuffy nose, no feverorchills?

Need more: Obviously, muscle aches can occur after exercise along with fatigue and loss of appetite especially immediately after a bout of intense exercise. Muscle aches, loss of appetite and fatigue not unusual if exercise is intense and can persist if you aren't allowing enough time for recovery between exercise sessions. Stuffy nose? give more details ...Read more

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Im 10w5d pregnant.Today m having a kind of stomach ache specially lower abdomen.What can the cause be?What advice do u give?

Im 10w5d pregnant.Today m having a kind of stomach ache specially lower abdomen.What can the cause be?What advice do u give?

Other symptoms?: Constipation is more common in pregnancy and can cause this. Any urinary symptoms? A urinary tract infection can also cause this as can a stomach bug. It can just be the stretching of the uterus. If you are also spotting this can be a threatened miscarriage. Rest and if it persists, check with your doctor. ...Read more

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Hi I feel very nauseated after my period and during the white discharge time. I also have weird kind of stomach ache which makes me feel nauseous. Can you please tell me why this happens?

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I feel very nauseated after my period and during the white discharge time. I also have weird kind of stomach ache which makes me feel nauseous. Can you please tell me why this happens?

Chronic nausea: Chronic nausea should be evaluated by a gastroentologist. They can look for various causes and help determine a solution. Since this is timed around your menstrual cycle there may be a hormonal effect as well. Start with a gastroenterologist to begin the evaluation ...Read more

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I have lower back pain, stomach ache and feel my legs tingling what kind of doctor should i see? I am 22 years old female

I have lower back pain, stomach ache and feel my legs tingling what kind of doctor should i see?  I am 22 years old female

Primary care doctor: Because you have symptoms which could belong to several different organ systems, you should see your primary care doctor for initial evaluation, and for referral if necessary. Good luck. ...Read more

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Does SAM-e cause stomach aches? Does it work for anxiety? Would like to try a more natural approach to anxiety.

Does SAM-e cause stomach aches?  Does it work for anxiety? Would like to try a more natural approach to anxiety.

Not for anxiety: SAM-e is indicated for mild depression but not anxiety. There are no effective /safe herbals for anxiety. Kava kava used to be on the market but it can cause liver damage so it is NOT safe. The best natural methods for anxiety include meditation, yoga, journaling, and just plain exercise. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have stomach ache?

I have stomach ache?

Many possibilities: "Stomach ache" means different things to different people, so a doctor will ask a patient to describe in his or her own words what it means. It can be dull pain, crampy pain, sharp pain, burning pain, bloating (distention), or just some discomfort; located in the stomach area (upper abdomen) or anywhere in the abdomen. Some people refer to the entire abdomen as the "stomach". ...Read more

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What is a stomach ache?

What is a stomach ache?

Many things: "stomach ache" means different things to different people, so a doctor will ask a patient to describe in his or her own words what it means. It can be dull pain, crampy pain, sharp pain, burning pain, bloating (distention), or just some discomfort; located in the stomach area (upper abdomen) or anywhere in the abdomen. Some people refer to the entire abdomen as the "stomach". ...Read more

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How i cure a stomach ache?

How i cure a stomach ache?

Must Diagnose First: I'm afraid that we are unable to treat what we haven't diagnosed. There are many different causes of abdominal pain, each with different ways to treat. If your pain is persistent, severe, associated w/high fever+/-vomiting, you should seek hands-on medical attention. We can then sort out the cause and get you well. Good luck. ...Read more

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What to do for stomach ache?

Depends on cause: Many stomach aches will get better on their own with time. Gas pain, gallstone pain, reflux etc may last for 20 min to a couple hours and then resolve. Acid diseases (gastritis, gerd, ) may be temporarily relieved by Tums (calcium carbonate) etc. Any stomach ache that lasts longer than 3-4 hours or doesn't resolve with over the counter meds should be evaluated by your md. ...Read more

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Solutions to a stomach ache?

Solutions to a stomach ache?

Depends on cause: without an exam, I can only give general information, and the general ones associated with viral infection or mild indigestion are not associated with very much discomfort nor much fever/chills/sweats and tend to be UPPER abd not lower. Often with URI sx's. pepto is good. bland diet, keep up with fluids. ...Read more

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Rosy cheeks and stomach ache?

Flu: Sounds like a flu bug, but always consider pregnancy and get a checkup if pain is severe or you aren't getting better. ...Read more

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What to do for a stomach ache?

What to do for a stomach ache?

Must Diagnose First: I'm afraid that we are unable to treat what we haven't diagnosed. There are many different causes of abdominal pain, each with different ways to treat. If your pain is persistent, severe, associated w/high fever+/-vomiting, you should seek hands-on medical attention. We can then sort out the cause and get you well. Good luck. ...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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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