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Since last night I've been having some very very light sharp
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I had a CT done with just IV contrast that showed I have
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In December 2020 I had a ct scan for mild gastritis. I have
Hello In December 2020 I had a ct scan for mild gastritis. I have been taking ppi and tums. It helps a little bit but the pain comes and goes. It is pain under my left rib. Stool sample no H Pylori. M… read more
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I am a 34 year old healthy male. Off late, I have noticed
Hi DoctorI am a 34 year old healthy male. Off late, I have noticed that randomly I am getting pain in the right upper abdomen (just below ribs). its like a sharp pain that worsens if i breath in. It l… read more
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Do I have the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome? How do I get that diagnosed or rule it out?… read more
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Hello. My husband has had almost constant heartburn, some belching, occasional mild pain in epigastrium and bloating, that is just about gone today and hiccups after eating. Any idea of what this coul… read more
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My wife has been having lots of pain and swelling in her
My wife has been having lots of pain and swelling in her abdomen. The drs thought it was gallstones the did all the imagining no gallstones. They seem to think the percocet she was recently prescribe … read more
Dr. Mo
Dr. Mo
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I've had a stabbing/tearing pain in my upper right quadrant
I've had a stabbing/tearing pain in my upper right quadrant of my abdomen, just below my rib cage off and on for two years. ER visit found the cause to be GERD; however, four people lined in a row in … read more
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Today I have been having a lot of reflux or heartburn. I've
Hi Dr. Dan. :) today I have been having a lot of reflux or heartburn. I've tried tums but it doesn't help. I take prevacid otc every day as well. It's making it very hard to get my liquids and food in… read more
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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For about 30 hours, I have had discomfort/pain (but not
For about 30 hours, I have had discomfort/pain (but not sharp pain) above my stomach. My stomach doesn't seem to be nauseas, and I have eaten with no ill effects, although I have not been particularly… read more
Dr. Dan
Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
393 satisfied customers
I really need help! I had a proximal subtotal gastrectomy a
Hello, I really need help! I had a proximal subtotal gastrectomy a month ago due to a malignant tumor on the lower part of the eshophagus, and although learning how to eat again like a bariatric patie… read more
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I had gastric bypass 7 yrs ago and the last year my lower
I had gastric bypass 7 yrs ago and the last year my lower stomach seems to double up and move a little causing some pain. What causes this?… read more
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I am scheduled to have my gallbladder out next week. In
I am scheduled to have my gallbladder out next week. In addition to right abdominal pain, I have left-sided pain and I'm wondering if this is due to a stone being in my pancreas. Would removal of the … read more
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I had gastric bypass 21/2 years ago. For the last 2 weeks I
I had gastric bypass 21/2 years ago. For the last 2 weeks I haven't been able to eat without abdominal pain. Crampy, gassy kind of pain but it is severe at times. It started with a very severe episode… read more
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Is it possible for a liver infection to cause LEFT shoulder
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Dr. Dan
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Doctoral Degree
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This is not exactly a bariatric question, but I couldn't
This is not exactly a bariatric question, but I couldn't find an option for a GI expert. I had a diagnostic lap for upper abdominal pain, and scar tissue was found on the outer surface of my liver. Th… read more
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