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Burning Sensation

A burning sensation is a sharp, prickly pain, which may occur in any body part. The cause depends on the location. In the arms and legs, the causes include Peripheral neuropathy, Raynaud's syndrome, whereas, in muscles, it can be due to Fibromyalgia, myofacial pain syndrome, and herniated disc. Strep throat, Acid reflux, Canker sores, periodontal disease, and acidic foods are responsible for it in the mouth, and yeast infections and bacterial vaginosis result in burning sensation in the genitals.

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I am unable to distinguish between pre-menstrual symptoms and gall stone pain. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 24-years-old female and I was accidentally diagnosed with gallstones. The gallstones measured 4 mm on ultrasound but showed no evidence on CT. My doctor did not suggest any medications or surgery and has asked me to make lifestyle changes. I also have had pain in the right shou...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I have reviewed your query thoroughly. Probably you are mixing your symptoms. Small-sized single 4 mm gall bladder stone usually does not cause trouble and remains without any symptoms. Besides ultrasound and CT (computed tomography) gall bladder walls are normal, whic...  Read Full »

I have heartburn and a burning sensation in the chest. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I want to show the reports of upper abdomen ultrasound and stool tests. Earlier I had the symptoms such as heartburn, belching, and burning sensation in the chest and throat. Currently, I am taking Digene. Kindly help me.  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Kumar Bansari

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I understand your concern. Your symptoms are suggestive of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). However, your laboratory reports are normal (attachments removed to protect the patient's identity). Reflux disease can be due to low weight, excessive acidity, or a lo...  Read Full »

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