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My abdomen swells right up after I eat my meals. It's swells…

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Hi, my abdomen swells...

Hi, my abdomen swells right up after I eat my meals. It's swells so much that I look pregnant. I also get a tingly sensation all over it at times also, not all the time. I feel so full after I eat. I get constipated a lot also.i don't ever vomit or get diarrhoea.

Doctor's Assistant: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?

Swelling has been happening for a long time like well over a year but i just put it down to weight gain but it is just my stomach area no where else. No injuries.

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

No I'm asthmatic but very mild.my bloods have been done and my vitamin b12 is low. I got gastritis during the summer which i was on omeprazole for a month aftet as i was suffering from bad acid reflux but that has stopped.im not in any great pain anywhere just this swelling and tingly feeling like something is crawling under my skin.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Thank you
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

what meds do you take?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I don't take anything.just inhalers when my asthma flares up.
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

how old?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
How old am I? 28
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

do you have IBS?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
I don't know. I'm looking for a professional opinion. What do you think? I can't seem to find any reason for the tingly sensation all over my abdomen.
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

I think you have IBS

irritable bowel

but you need a scope to look into the stomach

it might be celiac and the scope can test for this

is this helpful?

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
but have you ever heard of this tingly sensation or seen it? Im quite concerned whether it's a more serious under lying problem
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

I have never seen that

that indicates a nerve issue

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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 2 months ago

thanks for this question.

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