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Gastric acidity and constipation - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Digestion and Bowels
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Doctor :   hi
User :   Hi i'm almost 20 years old
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   please procee with your query
User :   I had a catscan today because i'v been expirencing abdominal pain and swelling i also have a ball in my stomach i can push up and down, nausea and other stuff the poeple who took the cat scan freaked out and immediatly made me see a surgeon telling me i had accute appedicitis
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   i will help u in this
User :   so then i went to the surgeon and the guy just lk didn't even really help me at all, he kept cutting me off hwen i was talking and such then before he even looked at the disk he told me it's probably just constipation
User :   he told me to start eating healthier and dirnking water, which i do
Doctor :   ok
User :   then he told me to take laxatives when i got home and wait to talk to my other dr. on monday
User :   because she's on vacation
Doctor :   ok
User :   but like everything is lk DONT TAKE LAXATIVES dont do this if you have appendicitis go to ER and such
Doctor :   i will help u in this
Doctor :   can i ask few Q
User :   yes
Doctor :   wats your age
User :   19 ..ill be 20 in august
Doctor :   do yu have nausea, vomiting
Doctor :   or fever
User :   yes, vomitting is rare but is completely bile and painful
Doctor :   ok
User :   not sure, i get really hot and really cold but i dont take my temp.
Doctor :   do yu have pain in the right sided abdomen
User :   not currently but it comes and goes ... its also more so in middle and upper
Doctor :   ok
User :   currently my chest is burning like im going to vomit and i have a headache
Doctor :   as per your symptoms it doesnot look like appedicitis
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   its more like gastric acidity with constipation

Doctor :   do yu have the reports of cat scan
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