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Stiffness in my stomach, pain near belly button, neurotherapy, sometimes constipation, sometimes loose motions, stool test done, - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: IBS(Irritable Bowel Syndrome)
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hI
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query.
User :   I am having stifneess in my stomach
Doctor :   OK
User :   some pain as well
User :   near belly button
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Can you elaborate the symptoms, duration, aggravating and relieving factors?
Doctor :   Any associated symptoms like vomting, loose stools?
User :   Actually i had some psysiotherapy done before from somebody for acidity that treatment is called neurotherapy. after that all symptoms have risen
Doctor :   Ok
User :   if u can search what is neurotherapy
User :   the symptoms are sometimes constipation sometimes loose
Doctor :   sure I will check about it.
User :   ok ill wait while you check
Doctor :   Thanks..
Doctor :   I would also like to know your age and occupation?
User :   I am 27 and an computer engineer
Doctor :   Is there any history of consumption of food outside in the recent past?
User :   No there's not
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   I went through the neuropathy which states of stimulating the organ in your case for acidity the therapy was for excess production of pancreatic juice.
User :   its Dr lajpatrais based from punjab
Doctor :   But I can't comment of the credentials of the treatment.
Doctor :   Ok
User :   The person gave pressure on the legs part
User :   i did it for few days only
Doctor :   After going through the description provided by you, I feel you might be suffering with Irritable bowel syndrome producing alternate constipation and diarrhea.
Doctor :   OK
User :   Do u know something about morning walker
Doctor :   It would be better to see a Gastroenterologist, as it requires complete examination and evaluation to come to a diagnosis.
Doctor :   Are you speaking about the instrument morning walker.
User :   Ya sure
Doctor :   Meanwhile you can follow these measures: Doctor :   1. Drink lots of fluids like water and fruit juices.
Doctor :   2. consume lots of green leafy vegetables.
Doctor :   3. Avoid spicy foods and hydrogenated drinks.
Doctor :   4. Avoid alcohol and smoking.
User :   Before this psyciotherapy i was doing morning walker alright but now if i do it creates stiffness and pain around bellybutton
User :   okay
Doctor :   OK
User :   And exercise causes stifneess and belly remains heavy all the time
Doctor :   May I know from when are you using this morning walker?
User :   In the evening
Doctor :   Are you following any other Physical exercises?
User :   Not really ,,,and the main problem is heaviness in belly
User :   waist has also increased
User :   So i feel uncomfortable
Doctor :   This symptom could be Irritable bowel syndrome producing gastritis and heaviness in the abdomen and bloating sensation.
User :   What about the pain Im having
Doctor :   You can take Tab GELUSIL for this 4 times a day before food, for 15 days.
User :   around belly buttom
Doctor :   That too will reduce with the above medication as both are associated with Gastritis.
User :   Pain is not in stomach its just around belly button
User :   Whenever I exercise
Doctor :   Yes, I understand. There are nerves from the stomach supplying around the belly button region producing pain. This is known as refer pain. It will surely reduce once the gastritis is resolved and the bloating sensation is reduced.
User :   okay....will that be okay Sir
Doctor :   Yes, I feel it should. But also it would be better to see a gastroenterologist.
User :   I also referrred the local doctor,,,, but I m not satisfied
Doctor :   OK
User :   He hed tests done
Doctor :   But I feel that Gastroenterologist surely will help you in this conditon.
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   May I know the tests done and the results?
User :   Ultrasound was okay and shown some fatty liver
Doctor :   OK
User :   stool test was okay
User :   no pus cells
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   As all the tests all normal, there is no need to worry. Its most probably Gastritis producing pain and bloating sensation.
Doctor :   And Irritable bowel syndrome has to be examined for.
Doctor :   Did you follow my suggestions?
User :   Ill take gelusil before meals
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   drink lots of fluids and consume lots of green leafy vegetables.
User :   Okay
Doctor :   And need to see a gastroenterologist.
User :   Is there something to worry about
Doctor :   At present I don't feel there is anything to worry about, but would be better to get the exact cause for the condition.
Doctor :   Are there any more queries for me to help you with?
User :   Can I ask abut my friend also
Doctor :   Sure..
Doctor :   Please proceed..
User :   He is tense all the time
Doctor :   Ok
User :   and is brooding and anxiety
Doctor :   OK
User :   If something happens to him he thinks about that and could not relieve it from his mind
Doctor :   OK
Doctor :   Are you there
Doctor :   ?
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me.
Doctor :   Take care.
Doctor :   Bye for now.
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