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How long can I wait with upper abdominal pain to see if it goes away without seeing a doctor?

How bad is the pain? In general, any pain that is interfering with your quality of life should be evaluated "sooner rather than later". The list of possible causes of upper abdominal pain is quite extensive; some of these diseases are self-limiting but others can get more serious if left untreated. When in doubt, it is best to deal with these things on the earlier side. Read more...

I've had severe upper abdominal pain, comes and goes. I'm 24 male and paranoid that the doctor will tell me its cancer. I'm hoping its gall bladder?

Consult. If you do not talk to your doctor about this you will cause yourself to suffer. Even if it is the worst, at least by knowing, you can take appropriate action to maximize your health. Read more...

I am experiencing abdominal discomfort, upper abdominal pain (side: right), bloating or abdominal fullness and enlarged liver doctor said mild and spleen 14cm. Blood tests came back normal, no mono or Hep. 33 y/o, male 6'4" 250lb.?

More info? Is it sharp or achy? Is it every time or only sometimes? 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 you tried any medications? Did they work? Did you injure yourself? Pulled muscle etc? Has anyone done any studies? Gallbladder? Gastritis? Any nausea? Fevers? Read more...

I am having upper abdominal pain. Cause? Can u explain.?

Many things. Your description is insufficient to make a diagnostic decision, but includes acid reflux, esophageal spasm, gastritis, gastric or peptic ulcer, pancreatic disease, biliary tract disease, colitis or colon tumor. More details and diagnostic tests are necessary to give you a more detailed answer. All of these possibilities should be ruled out by your physician as soon as possible. Don't delay. Read more...

For the past 2 weeks I have severe upper abdominal pain. What could it be?

See your doctor. A couple things come to mind - stomach ulcers, gallbladder problems, large hiatal hernia, inflammation of the pancreas. These are just a few of the many possibilities. See your doctor for a more complete evaluation. Read more...