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Vomit with blood, bloated, no appetite, but no other

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Vomit with blood, bloated, no appetite, but no other symptoms... going in for a nuclear test to see what my gall bladder does.. I dont want to remove it, but I drink very heavily, for 20 years now...i just dont know why in the last two months these symptoms came up.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  khagihara replied 1 year ago.

How old are you? Are you a male or a female? How tall are you? How much do you weigh? Any weight change? If so , what period of time? Does anything make it better or worse? Did you have an upper GI endoscopy? Any abnormal blood test? Did you have ultrasound? How long have you been drinking heavily? Any medical problems? Any surgeries? Any other medications including over-the-counter pills nad herbs? Any family medical history?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Male. 5 ft 10 inches. 175 lbs. Yes, change in weight. In the last two months. Drinking alcohol makes it better. I've only had an ulstrasound. Yes. His on the phosphaste - almost 233. Yes, Ultrasound. I've been drinking heavily for about 20 years. This is my first medical problem. No surgeries. Yes, I take Xanax and Celexa for nerves and anxiety. No family history. My dad died of alcoholism at age 67.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I do, and have had a fatty liver. I don't really care about that, this attack has come on strong, and nobody can tell me why. I've called my doctor and surgeon.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have no gall stones, I eat some portions of food, try to stay heathy and exercise, don't feel the pain the chest or back with ball bladder, but I definitely don't fell good.. No jaundice, no getting sick after meals... vomit is very rare and irregular.
Expert:  khagihara replied 1 year ago.

Since you feel better when you drink alcohol, your symptoms are due to alcohol withdrawal. You should be referred to a detox specialist who will help you.