why do i have a big stomach and a very small body.. im like 4 feet and 10 in and like i said i have a big stomach the rest of my body is quit small and skinny.. my dad says i have poop in my stomach i dont really poop either tht much can u help me plez -03.11
have been having abdominal pain for awhile now and recently noticed a lump a lump on my lower right side of my stomach followed by a big bruise. The bruise had gone away but not the lump nor the pain and now a few weeks later, another bruise is appearing. What could that be?
lately my stomach feels and looks fine in the morning but as the day progresses (especially right before bedtime) it gets bigger and i feel very bloated to the point that it is uncomfortable. And no, I have not been eating big meals and my diet has not changed. Should I be worried?
Hi,I have a history of kidney stones but prior to this time I never had pain in my belly button. This time I starting having pain in belly button then lower right side now it has moved into back. It is now dull pain in lower rt and back. Sharp pain when I touch my belly button or bend over. My doctor says it is not appendicitis and has checked liver, pancreas, and other organs in abdominal area. I have naseau but have not thrown up. Any ideas? Could this be another stone?
Hi, I have had chronic abdominal pain, lower right quadrant, for nearly 4 years now. I had diverticulitis and had 14-16" of my sigmoid colon removed. Shortly after that it was determined that my gall bladder was not functioning properly and was removed. The pain never went away. Since that time, the gall bladder removal I have craved chocolate like you wouldn't believe. I have had MRIs, CT Scans, endoscopy, colonoscopy and all the specialists can tell me is what I don't have. No one seems to care to find out what is causing it. I recently heard about Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction. It seems possible. Would that condition cause my body to crave chocolate as a form of combat for the symptoms? I am a 43 year old male, I currently weigh about 210, up 20lbs since the surgeries.
I had acute portal vein thrombosis (PVT) two years ago and was placed on Warfarin . Imaging at that time also confrimed chronic pancreatitis and gallbladder sludge . My gallbladder was removed in March of this year. Now my platelet count is low (since December of 2011 thrombocytopenia with 75,000), and I have chronic brown loose stools that float, and are oily. I have been off of the warfarin for about a year. My gastro doctor says he can do nothing about the stool problem and he will see me in another year. Bone marrow and liver biopsies show nothing (other than some fibrosis and scarring in the liver). Everyone has been so focused on the PVT, I am afraid that perhaps they should be focusing on possibilities of pancreatic cancer. Should I push for more imaging around the pancreas?
i am 26 years old i have been haveing chest pain difficult breathing i almost find it better if i dont breath, when i lay down i am out and it is really hard to wake me up i am a paraplegic t7,8 9 i have only 1 kidney and no spleen, i have been diagnosed with osteoporosis endometrios and complex regional pain syndrom in my l leg i feel it is spreading my hole body feels like it is on fire burning throbbing pain, i also have harrington rods along my spine which i have bent rod in left femour i have been haveing abdominal pain bleeding from the bowel on many medications etc
I'm having slight bleeding when I urinate and also light vaginal bleeding . I am also having slight abdominal pain . I had cervical cancer and had to have a complete hysterectomy 36 years ago in which they removed my uterus, 1 ovary and cervix. ....
Hi doctor so my partner and i had a baby 8 and a half months ago we were using condoms as protection. I have underacfive thyroid . We decided last month or so to leave contraception and have our second child. My periods past two months have been...