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Stomach pulling and burning after workout. What is causing this ?

I am a gymnast and when i do certain things at gym, the left side of my stomach pulls and then after the pulling it will like feel like its burning in the same area...Any ideas on what is wrong with me? Thanks.
Asked On : Tue, 25 Jan 2011
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Thanks for posting your query.

The external muscle pull or strain would cause pain which is external that is related to muscle and you would have regurgitation of stomach contents due to increased intraabdominal pressure which is manifested as burning sensation.

It usually happens when you go for heavy weight lifting.
Take rest for some time and also slowly go for increment in weights rather than directly going for heavy weights.

Hope I have answered your query.

Wishing you good health.

Answered: Fri, 19 Aug 2011
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