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I have had an xray of my abdomen and found nothing wrong yet i still have dry heaves, what do I do?

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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine

In brief: Prob. medical issue

Sometimes radiographs do not show cause of vomiting which can have many etiologies including gastroenteritis, electrolyte imbalance, etc.
Radiographs sometimes can show bowel obstruction. Most clinicians order this study to rule out possible obstruction and surgical abdomen. Medical treatment is used for most gastrointestinal problems.

In brief: Prob. medical issue

Sometimes radiographs do not show cause of vomiting which can have many etiologies including gastroenteritis, electrolyte imbalance, etc.
Radiographs sometimes can show bowel obstruction. Most clinicians order this study to rule out possible obstruction and surgical abdomen. Medical treatment is used for most gastrointestinal problems.
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