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I have left side discomfort and gas with loose bowel

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I have left side discomfort and gas with loose bowel movements. Want to be checked for Crohns Disease, IBS, or Ulcerative Colitis. Please tell me what tests I should ask the Dr. for me to take soon.
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.


Thank you for your question.

I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.

There can be a few possibilities.

Irritable bowel can cause it.

There can be inflammation or infection.

Diverticulitis can be there.

You can have stool test, colonoscope.

CT ecan can be taken too to find out the precise cause.

I hope this information helps.

If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.

If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you so much for your help. Very satisfied and the answer was excellent.
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.

You are always welcome.

If you are satisfied, please leave an excellent rating.

Best wishes.