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What causes a swollen abdomen?

I am having my abdomen getting bigger all the time, I have a history of stomach cancer with it being removed. I have not gained any weight as of recent. I gained wt after my car accident from 130# to 212#, I currently weigh 212#, but abdomen seeming to get larger with no wt. gain. Periods gone since stomach cancer
Mon, 20 Apr 2015
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I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern. You may have ascites or other cause for stomach enlargement. You should go for ultrasound abdomen. It will give you exact diagnosis. Then you should take treatment accordingly. Hope I have answered your question, if you have doubt then I will be happy to answer. Thanks for using health care magic. Wish you a very good health.
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What causes a swollen abdomen?

Hi, dear I have gone through your question. I can understand your concern. You may have ascites or other cause for stomach enlargement. You should go for ultrasound abdomen. It will give you exact diagnosis. Then you should take treatment accordingly. Hope I have answered your question, if you have doubt then I will be happy to answer. Thanks for using health care magic. Wish you a very good health.