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What causes foamy stools with pain in the abdomen?

foamy stools, abdominal pain and intermittent diarrea without constipation. some pain in right upper and back along with pain in upper left abdominal areas. no jaundice all labs are normal as LFT's are concerned. could it be IBS or any gallbladder issues? i have a family history of gall stones and a grandfather with pancreatic cancer. i am 24 years old. otherwise great health. a little overweight. BMI is 32 i go to the gym 3-4 times a week, low testosterone but not low enough to be on androgel or replacement.
Thu, 30 Nov 2017
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Hello dear

Warm welcome to Healthcaremagic.com
I have evaluated your query in details .

* There are various differential diagnosis possible for this issue as
- intestine infection - gall bladder issue ( stone or others )
- biliary tract issue ( stricture , stone or others )
- pancreas pathologies ( inflammation , cyst or tumor )
- liver conditions ( hydatic cyst or hepatitis )
- peri ampullary conditions as carcinoma or others .

* Needs detailed clinical evaluations with ultrasound of abdomen &
pelvis with or without CT scan according to the concern of the
treating physician .

Wishing you fine recovery .
Feel free to ask any further queries .

Regards .
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