Abdominal pain or stomachache is when a person feels pain or discomfort between the chest and pelvis. The common causes of abdominal pain are gastroenteritis or stomach flu, gas, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), acid reflux, vomiting, gastritis, food poisoning, peptic ulcers, and constipation.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am 35 years old, female. I went to the emergency room a few days back. The CT scan was done to check my ovary and when I look at my blood work for the past few years, I was wondering if there was any relation between some of the rising levels especially if anything is not functioning... Read Full »
Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri
Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.Your attached reports are not suggesting any specific cancer (attachment removed to protect patient identity). The left-sided abdominal pain could be due to gastritis or diverticulitis. For that, fiber diet can be taken more and antacid like Rabeprazole can be prescribed... Read Full »
I have been experiencing raised ALT levels and abdominal pain after working with CCl4. Is this pain due to CCl4 exposure?
Query: Hello doctor, I had to work with carbon tetrachloride (CCl4) twice a week for three months for my project, and I used all the necessary protection but I got abdominal pain. The doctor examined it and the sonography showed coarse parenchyma and ALT was raised by 10 units. I have pain in my right uppe... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Are you an alcoholic, or do you smoke? Are you sure the ultrasound is showing any coarse echo texture? Please get it reviewed once since the echo texture is not usually coarse. Was there any fatty liver? Your current problem looks like gastritis and acidity proble... Read Full »
Why am I having decreased appetite and abdominal pain with a headache?
Query: Hi doctor,I am a 26-year-old unmarried female. I am having decreased appetite, abdominal fullness, mucus in stools, and dull pain in the upper abdomen, and get a headache sometimes. I have asthma and take Formosone 125 inhaler, Doxofylline, and Montelukast. I also keep getting aphthous ulcers every ... Read Full »
Answer: Hi,Welcome to icliniq.com.Thanks for uploading the blood reports (attachment removed to protect patient identity).Your renal and thyroid function is normal. The borderline value of potassium can be easily fixed by a good intake of fruits on a daily basis. Coming to your symptoms, I understand that y... Read Full »
I have skin rashes, stomach cramps, loose stools and tongue coating. What is the cause?
Query: Hi doctor, I have a question regarding food intolerance/allergies. I have never had a food allergy, as far as I know. However, in May, I experienced severe tooth pain, and a fever. It was an infection in my tooth but I got that cleared from the dentist. A few days later, I experienced tongue-tingli... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Toothache may can cause fever if infected. SIBO (small intestinal bacterial overgrowth) or enteric fever may cause coating over the tongue. Irritable bowel syndrome or malabsorption syndrome or food intolerance or obesity may also present like this. Avoid fatty food... Read Full »
I have had abdominal pain just below the ribs and gastric issues that worsened after my splenectomy. Kindly help.
Query: Hello doctor, I have had left-side abdominal pain just below my ribs two to four times per week. I usually have diarrhea or am severely constipated all the time with major abdominal pain. I get very nauseous during these episodes and have bad chills. I had an open splenectomy two years ago, and the... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have read your query and understand your concern. We understand that you have been feeling very sick and traumatized due to your recurrent pain episodes of diarrhea, constipation, and chills. From what you have shared, I understand that you underwent a splenectomy... Read Full »
My 2 month old baby is crying a lot. What to do?
Query: Hello doctor, My 2 months old baby is crying a lot. She is crying most of the day and is refusing mother's milk. What to do? Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concerns. 1.If a 2 month old child is crying, then it could be due to pain in the abdomen due to colic. 2. I suggest you start Colicaid drops (Dil oil, Fennel oil, and Simethicone), four drops thrice a day for three days. 3. If the child is not ta... Read Full »
My brother is having periodical stomach pain. What does the ultrasound report suggest?
Query: Hello doctor, My bother is having periodical stomach pain since last month. I am attaching his ultrasound report. Please have a look. He used to have an indigestion problem as well. What should be the next step? Thank you. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I have reviewed his ultrasound report in detail. Some lesions within the liver need to be evaluated further. Periodic stomach pain is abdominal pain, which may be secondary to this problem within the liver. He must be evaluated further with help of a CT (computerized t... Read Full »
It has been three days since sexual activity and I am still bleeding. Why?
Query: Hello doctor, It has been three days since sexual activity I am still bleeding and also my lower belly is bloated and in bit of a pain. It has been a year since I had any sexual contact. The last time I did use protection. Kindly help. Thank you. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. Bleeding after sexual activity can be caused by several factors, including vaginal dryness, trauma or injury to the vaginal area, infections, or abnormal growths such as polyps or cysts. The lower belly pain and bloating could be related to the bleeding or could be i... Read Full »
I suffer from middle abdominal pain every morning, but it subsides by the end of the day. What can be the reason for the pain, and what is the remedy?
Query: Hi doctor, I am experiencing middle abdominal pain every morning, and generally it subsides by the end of the day. Sometimes it may stay and happen everal times a day. I have been suffering with this for a long time. What can be the reason for the pain and, what is the remedy? Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query, It might be caused by indigestion or gastritis which can be caused due to various reasons such as eating oily or spicy food. Acids are produced as a result, which causes acidity and abdominal pain. I would suggest you drink plenty of water, an... Read Full »
I have been sick for three weeks despite having normal blood tests and X-ray reports. Please help.
Query: Hi doctor, I have been sick for three weeks. My primary care physician advises me to consult a gastrointestinal physician. My blood tests and x-ray laboratory results were both normal. Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Thank you for your query, I have reviewed your case history in detail and attached laboratory investigations (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity). Your blood sugar, kidney, liver functions, complete blood profile and electrolytes were all normal, exc... Read Full »