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Fluid in abdomen (uterus enlarged (15/40), deep dyspareunia) waiting for vaginal ultrascan. What other than cirrhosis & cancer causes ascities?

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Dr. Frank Mayo
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Cardiac/pulm disease

Fluid can accumulate in the abdomen from cardiac failure especially cor pulmonale.
This is less likely in the current scenario. Intra-abdominal infection or inflammation may also produce fluid in the abdomen.

In brief: Cardiac/pulm disease

Fluid can accumulate in the abdomen from cardiac failure especially cor pulmonale.
This is less likely in the current scenario. Intra-abdominal infection or inflammation may also produce fluid in the abdomen.
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Dr. Binu Nair
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Low albumin

Nephrotic syndrome, clots in the abdominal blood vessels, infections.

In brief: Low albumin

Nephrotic syndrome, clots in the abdominal blood vessels, infections.
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