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I'm having twinges of pain in the LUQ. I've been passing…

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I'm having twinges of...

I'm having twinges of pain in the LUQ. I've been passing gas. Also, three bouts of diarrhea.

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you had the pain? What seems to make the pain better or worse?

Just since this morning. It comes and goes.

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

IBS_C

Submitted: 8 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 8 months ago
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Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 8 months ago

Yes this can be from IBS

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Are the on and on twinges in my LUQ resulting from gas? Or something different.
Customer reply replied 8 months ago
off and on
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 8 months ago

No way to say without exam?

We do not diagnose or treat, since we can not examine you and since this is a question and answer site only.

However, I can give you the differential diagnosis.

Gas from IBS

Pancreatitis.

Other transverse colon problem.

Stomach ulcer

Gastritis

These would be the main things.

If you have IBS, most likely from that.

Talk with your doctor.

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Customer reply replied 8 months ago
Thank you.
Doctor: DrRussMD, Board Certified Physician replied 8 months ago

Anytime

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