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My 9 year old daughter has stomach pains and some times a

my 9 year old daughter has stomach pains and some times a headache. we have had blood work and x-rays done. She was impacted and took a laxative to clean her out over a week ago, but she still gets cramps.JA: Is the headache episodic or daily? And what about nausea?Customer: some times she feels like puking, but most of the time if she passes gas she feels better. the headaches come with the cramps.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: This has been going on for 5 months. it usually seems worse after a lot of running with soccer.

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My 7 year old daughter has been having really bad stomach

My 7 year old daughter has been having really bad stomach pain. I dont think it is constipation cause she has been pooping regularly and I'm getting worried cause she does start crying. Should I give her over the counter pain medicine.JA: How long has this been bothering you? Are you experiencing any vomiting or nausea?Customer: No nausea or vomiting. She started last night but it wasnt as bad as today.JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?Customer: The only thing I can think of is her paternal grandfather had kidney cancer.

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Logan is 8 years old. He began having pain on and around his

Logan is 8 years old. He began having pain on and around his bones about 3 weeks ago (feb 1 17') .It seems to get worse at night. Pain starts at the belly button and quickly moves to the ribs and throat. He felt like he was gagging/tightness in throat. Dr thought this to be excess acid sostarted zantac but hasn't worked (7 days in).HERE IS THE STRANGE part: About 10 minutes after stomach pain at ribs and tighness/gagging in throat, he begins experiencing body pains. First his hip begins to hurt (at the top and he says it is the bone itself, not the joint. The pain then "travels" all over his body, mostly around bones.It hurts around his shin bone (all up and down the side where it attaches to connective tissue. It hurts on tops of his feet on top of the bones. His hands begin to hurt (not the wrist but hand itself). Feels like someone is pinching his arm tightly sometimes. Spine at base of his head also (says it mostly hurts on the bone and a little on the side) and tailbone. 2:54 PM 2/22/2017No fever.CBC and ESR CRP all normal. stomach x ray normal.The pain last for hours once started, tylenol motrin little help.The pain lasts a few minutes in each area before moving on, moderate intesity. Does not seem joint related at all and he says mostly hurts on the bones themselves esecially the tail bone, ribs (he says ribs themselves when i press on them and not underneath), and back of skull (middle but moves to the top and forhead). Stomach ache is present mostly in ribs while pain is migrating through different bony areas. Bones in affected areas are very sensitive to touch, slightest touch causes more pain.Dr has never heard of stomach pain starting in upper stomach and spreading like this to the rest of the body. Any ideas would be great help, nights are no fun, very concerned.

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18 mo old female. Regular bowel movements (1-2 times a day)

18 mo old female.Regular bowel movements (1-2 times a day) soft stools with no diarrhea, no illness or fever. Teething back rear teeth.She has been passing stool with light strands of mucus but this stool had a giant glob of it. food doesn't seem well digested either.She exhibits zero evidence of stomach pain or any discomfort. She has a good appetite and eats lots of different food.Is this normal?

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TThis morning I woke up feeling very nauseous. Around 10 am,

TThis morning I woke up feeling very nauseous. Around 10 am, I started vomiting and have continued vomiting about every two hours (though I haven't eaten anything and cannot keep fluids down). Throughout the day, my temperature has fluctuated between 100.3 and 100.8. I also have chills. After the vomiting started, I noticed cramping pain in my abdomen, which seemed to be alleviated after vomiting. Tonight I am experiencing pain in the lower abdomen, in the center mostly. Because of the pain, I started to worry about appendicitis. The nausea and vomiting are more bothersome than the pin, which I would describe as moderate cramping. Does this sound like a stomach virus rather than appendicitis?

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My niece started experiencing significant abdominal pain

My niece started experiencing significant abdominal pain last week....she ended up at the ER and they thought appendicitis...but it wasnt. She was sent home. Had some stomach pain over the following days, but not chronic. Then Sunday evening was screaming and crying in pain. Went to another ER (different hospital)...and they thought that possible appendix rupture. Did CT scan...blood workup....all NORMAL. So they wanted to send her home. Her mother did not feel comfortable with that and had them admit her. They have done numerous tests and they are all normal. One surgeon is stating appendiceal colic and wanting to remove her appendix. I think thats a bit hasty. One surgeon is saying he believes kidney stones, but the contrast from CT scan on Sunday evening is preventing them from seeing the stones. Any thoughts?

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I have a 19 months old who is teething molars. He is 33

I have a 19 months old who is teething molars. He is 33 pounds and received 3 doses of Ibuprofen at 1tsp each over the last 36 hours. Each dose was at least 10+ hours apart. First dose was Friday night at 8pm. Second Saturday night at 830pm. Both of these doses after food. Third dose this morning at 7am after only breastfeeding. He had eaten spaghetti and two mixed fruit pouches with blueberries that were purple in color (amongst a variety of other other food) in the last 24 hours. Today he had a poopy diaper that was moronish and black (not tarry). Seems to perhaps have a hint of blue. Regular poop smell. Prior to that he has not pooped for 1 1/2 days. He does not appear to be in any stomach pain but I can tell his teeth bother him. I will hold off on Ibuprofen. I have a photo of the diaper content, if needed. Would it be safe to say the stool color is dietary vs. stomach bleeding from the Ibuprofen? What signs should I look for? BTW, he also took a small tumble onto his tummy during a walk yesterday. He caught himself, no marks or tears so not sure if that's relevant. He is in excellent health overall and we still nurse. Please advice.

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My son is 11 years old. He has had diarrhea the last several

My son is 11 years old. He has had diarrhea the last several days. It's starting to get better, less frequent, less watery , less severe.It has changed, however, to a very odd shade of green. It doesn't look anywhere similar to the color of mucus. It's almost a sea foamy, sagey color.What's up wth that?

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My 6 year old started vomiting on Thursday evening (2 days

My 6 year old started vomiting on Thursday evening (2 days ago) and it lasted threw the night. She finally stopped about 8 hours after she started. She didn't have much of an appetite on Friday and then woke up yesterday feeling pretty good. I was working all day so I wasn't able to monitor her eating but my husband said she didn't have any sugar. Now she just woke me up complaining of her tummy hurting again. Hasn't vomited yet.Could this be the same virus?She doesn't have a fever and has never ran one this whole time.She did vomit and have bad stomach pains right after Halloween when she ate a bunch of candy.She has always had a really sensitive stomach but lately it seems to happen more often.

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