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Why when I sit down my stomach hurt if I sit straight, then the pain goes away after few seconds?

Why when I sit down my stomach hurt if I sit straight, then the pain goes away after few seconds?

Stomach pain: Could be gas, stool, gastritis withor t without h pylori, gallbladder. Consider sonogram, h pylori testing, Try Gas_x or maalox 1-2 times a day x 3 days and see if helps/ f/u and discuss with doc ...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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Why does alcohol burn when it goes down my throt. And why does my stomach hurt after a little wine.

Why does alcohol burn when it goes down my throt. And why does my stomach hurt after a little wine.

Toxic: Alcohol can damage cells. In your stomach it tends to promote ulcer formation.

Listen to your body. If it hurts when you drink alcohol, then it would be best not to drink alcohol.
If you hit your fonger with a hammer, would you smash it again? ...Read more

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What does it mean if my stomach hurt after I do sit ups?

What does it mean if my stomach hurt after I do sit ups?

Normal: It means you challenged yourself and have delayed onset muscle soreness. If it persists then you may have another cause like a hernia ...Read more

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Why do my stomach hurt when I lay on it or press down and my lower back hurt?

Why do my stomach hurt when I lay on it or press down and my lower back hurt?

See details: It is impossible to say without being able to examine you and order appropriate studies. Have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Constant stomach ache. Cant hold down food, back and neck hurt all of the time. What's wrong with me?

Constant stomach ache. Cant hold down food, back and neck hurt all of the time. What's wrong with me?

More info?: The first thing one thinks of is gallbladder, ulcers, gastritis when do you get pain? What type? How long does it last? Anything make it better? Anything make it worse? Does food affect the pain? Have you had any surgery? How long has it been there? Have u tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? See ur md for an exam and possible studies. ...Read more

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Started my period 2 days ago, and today I was feeling some pain. I sat down and my vagina hurt, and when I peed my stomach hurt (urine didn't sting)?

Started my period 2 days ago, and today I was feeling some pain. I sat down and my vagina hurt, and when I peed my stomach hurt (urine didn't sting)?

Bladder infection?: This could still be a bladder infection ("UTI") even though you don't have any stinging when you void. Drink plenty of fluids, try cranberry juice or capsules, and get checked if symptoms persist. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt so bad?

Why does my stomach hurt so bad?

Unknown: Seeing a Clinician would be more likely to provide an answer than this forum. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt every morning?

Why does my stomach hurt every morning?

Morning belly pain: The longevity & situational nature of your symptoms argues against a mechanical problem, suggesting such entities as diabetes with gut neuropathy, atypical migraine, lung & sinus drainage nocturnally, & even functional disorders of the gut.? Have weight loss, stress/depression--the doctor will ask about these & more when he/she clarifies the history here. Evaluation is warranted for treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt every morning?

Why does my stomach hurt every morning?

Need more info: To answer this appropriately, more information must be gathered. Questions like, where exactly does it hurt? How long does is last? When did it first begin? Do you have any other medical problems? A consult with your doctor or via HealthTap prime can help provide you with an accurate assessment. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt after everything I eat?

Pain when eating: That is a complicated question and one that cannot be easily answered without more of a history. I think if this has been going on for awhile you should be evaluated by a doctor. Sorry I can't answer. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt after every time I eat?

Why does my stomach hurt after every time I eat?

Stomach pain: Stomach pain can be due to many causes, but what you describe with having stomach pain after meals can be due to ulcers, gastritis, gallbladder issues like stones, reflux, etc... See your primary physician. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt when u eat spicy things?

Why does my stomach hurt when u eat spicy things?

Many causes do this: You need to see your physician for an evaluation. Some m. edicines do this, especially aspirin or drugs like Advil (ibuprofen). Some people have ulcers or GERD, where fluid with acid from the stomach refluxes into the esophagus. Sometimes, no cause is found, but treatment reduces the burning. In any case, it is worthwhile to find out how to solve the problem, so make an appointment. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt after he ejculate inside me?

Why does my stomach hurt after he ejculate inside me?

It shouldn't: Your vagina does not communicate with the abdomen. Are you sure it is not your vagina cramping?? Then does it only happen when ejaculation happens or with any penetration? Answer depends. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt on my left side at the bottom?

Please get checked: "stomach pain" can be caused by lots of things & may indeed originate outside the GI tract. Further evaluation is in order before anyone can answer "what to do." your doctor will want to re-examine you as well as know the quality, timing, duration, location, & associations (eating, position, activity, stooling, urinating) of your pain to better direct the next appropriate testing. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my stomach hurt almost everyday?

Please explain why does my stomach hurt almost everyday?

We can't explain: Why you have abdominal pain so often. This would require a medical history, physical examination & possibly other studies. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my stomach hurt after everytime I eat?

Part v all of belly?: Answer is quite different if your symptoms are generalized versus localized (e.g. gallbladder, pancreas, stomach, colon, non-GI related) ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt like it has an alien baby crawling out of it?

1: I am not sure what does it feel to have an alien baby crawl out of you however feeling of stomach pain has been described by patients differently. Causes of stomach pain include gastritis, ulcers, cancer, functional dyspepsia etc. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt everyday when I wake up? What should I try doing?

Why does my stomach hurt everyday when I wake up? What should I try doing?

Morning belly pain: The longevity & situational nature of your symptoms argues against a mechanical problem, suggesting such entities as diabetes with gut neuropathy, atypical migraine, lung & sinus drainage nocturnally, & even functional disorders of the gut.? Have weight loss, stress/depression--the doctor will ask about these & more when he/she clarifies the history here. Evaluation is warranted for treatment. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt? It has been hurting everyday for the past 3 years. What's wrong with it?

Hard to say.: Very difficult to answer in specific, but anyone your age with everyday pain for many years has a relatively benign condition. Could be irritable bowel syndrome, h. Pylori infection, hiatal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux disease or a variety of other lesser conditions. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt randomly in the morning at around 3-4 a.M. All the time? It's not what I'm eating for dinner..

Why does my stomach hurt randomly in the morning at around 3-4 a.M. All the time? It's not what I'm eating for dinner..

Reflux?: You may have gerd with some of the stomach acid leaking into your esophagus when lying down. This is worse if you eat prior to going to bed. Try elevating your head at night and taking an acid blocker like prilosec. If it continues see an md as it can lead to more complications. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt all the time, I'm 17 and this has happened since I was 12. I just feel like dieing and ending this pain.

Why does my stomach hurt all the time, I'm 17 and this has happened since I was 12. I just feel like dieing and ending this pain.

Get seen!: This is not normal! Please see a doctor and get an examination and treatment today! No dying! We need you! Maybe you'll be the one who leads us to world peace! Get treated instead. Treat the cause and you will be pain free! Please get seen, pretty please! ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt if I'm constipated?

Continuous system: Your esophagus, stomach, and intestines are a continuous system referred to as the gastrointestinal tract. Constipation can be thought of as a "block" in the system and can be appreciated by pain, bloating and other symptoms within multiple areas of the GI tract. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt after drinking?

Why does my stomach hurt after drinking?

Lots of causes: Assuming you mean drinking alcohol, can be reflux into esophagus, inflammation of esophagus, inflammation of stomach, ulcers, less likely pancreatic issues.
If you are eating pizza with your beer, could be gallbladder issues as well. Could even be celiac sprue (gluten/wheat/rye/barley intolerance)other causes as well.

See your doc, find out. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt when drinking?

Why does my stomach hurt when drinking?

Irritant: Alcohol is an irritant to the stomach and tou may be developing an ulcer or gastritis. Stop alcohol and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my stomach hurt 3 days after sex?

Please explain why does my stomach hurt 3 days after sex?

Trauma versus deeper: An anal fissure is like a "paper cut" in the lining of the anal canal. Like a paper cut, it can reopen when traumatized (as when anal sex stretches the canal) and as such will immediately and really hurt. Other possible injuries to the canal: muscle tear, hematoma, abrasion. Or, dyspareunia may be due to inflammation or infection around the entrance to the vagina (candida), or vaginismus. ...Read more

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Please explain why does my stomach hurt after every meal eat?

Please explain why does my stomach hurt after every meal eat?

Interesting, but...: ...We're going to need a little more help from you. We can have your answer if you tell us what you mean by "hurts": the location of your pain, its intensity, duration, timing (with meals, urination, stooling) ; accompanying issues like fever, tenderness, vomiting, bleeding, etc, ; circumstances (exposures, pregnant, stressed). Also what tests have been run so far to reassure your doc you're okay? ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt on my right side by my ribs?

Why does my stomach hurt on my right side by my ribs?

Variety: This could be related to a variety to issues, possibly gallbladder disease or ulcer disease if you have been taking a lot of certain pain relievers known as nsaids. If the pain is severe it is a good idea to see a physician to have it checked out. I hope this helps. ...Read more

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Why does my stomach hurt after having sex?

Why does my stomach hurt after having sex?

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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Why does my stomach hurt when I have to pee?

Why does my stomach hurt when I have to pee?

Cystitis?: Pain with bladder filling and relief with voiding is a symptom bladder inflammation. See your primary physician and get a urinalysis, to start the work-up. In the mean time drink more water and avoid bladder irritants such as caffeine, nicotine, spicy and acidic foods. ...Read more