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Gastric issues, pain in upper abdomen, gas discharge, putting on weight, feel heavy

hi Dr. I am suffering from bad Gastric issues can you give me any suggestions. Daily morning when I get up from sleep I have pain in my upper abdomen .Also there is lot of Gas discharge after I wake up. My body also puts on weight after this symptom. What ever I eat I feel very heavy till neck level. Lot of bolting happens please advice me . Presently I am trying for weight reduction but its not happening as I used eat raw salads, this made my situation worst. I am 29yrs old female,my weight is 68kgs.
Asked On : Thu, 24 May 2012
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Radical weight reducing formulas as the one you are adopting are dangerous. they can cause a lot of digestive disorders. In your case it appears to be either fatty liver or gall stone disease. There is even apossibility of peptic ulcer disease. Stop all your dieting formulas. Go back to your original diet but in reduced amounts. Exercise regularly. I am sure you will lose weight and attain better fitness. For the pain and other symptoms get the following investigations done.
1. Liver function tests
2. Ultrasound of the abdomen
3. Thyroid hormone levels.
4. stool for occult blood
5. CBC.
6. Upper Gi endoscopy.
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