This question was answered on Sat 16, Aug 2008 07:17pm by Dr Paul S, MD


Asked by Unregistered (Female; 53; USA; I have dibetis, fibromalgis, blood pressure, tyroid, manic depression; Relevant drugs:glusofauge for diebetis ) on Sat 16, Aug 2008 05:52pm

I have noticed over the past 2 years having problems with my stomach.. times i can only eat small meals, times i can eat something and i fell like i have eaten 4 course meal.. ive noticed over the past month,that its getting worse..i look like im 8 months preg.. my stomach is real huge and it want go down..having cramping pain type ( left side) where my colon area is.. or liver not for sure.. im getting nausua at times I fell like im so full but not have eaten anything.. i have to wait tell the unconfortable stomach goes down to eat, i get nausua and fell like my stomach gets hard at the top where my chest is, hard to breath.. what is my problem brenda

Actions: | Forward |



Security code
Enter the text as shown above

E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr Paul S, MD  on Sat 16, Aug 2008 07:17pm:

Hi, with what you have described, I believe it's high time you have yourself evaluated by a specialist, a gastroenterologist. Just to give you some ideas, this progressive enlargement of your abdominal area can mean several things. One is that you may have some form of bowel obstruction causing your intestines to become dilated. Another possibility is that there can be excess fluid inside your abdomen called 'ascites' as what we would see in patients with liver problems. This enlargement of the abdomen can also be due to enlarged organs such as the spleen or liver. I suggest you have yourself seen by a specialist. Imaging studies in the form of ultrasound or ct scan of the abdomen may be warranted. Regards.
Our doctors provide free answers to your questions. If you are happy with our services, please consider making a donation.
Click the button below to donate.

Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  


Comment by Mary Anne on Fri 10, Sep 2010 02:49pm:
This sounds exactly like my symptoms. I have had 3 ultra sounds,an upper and lower GI and I still don't have the answer. I have another appointment with my Doc. 9.22.2010

Comment by Alenka on Thu 21, Oct 2010 06:22pm:
Hi, I have a 36 year old brother that i am very concerned about. The last year he went for blood work and has been told his liver is not good. My brother likes to drink occasionally mainly whisky. He is not taking no medication as of right know. Lately I've noticed that he is constantly rubbing his left side and i asked whats happening, and he just says it hurts, know hes complaining the right side hurts. I've asked him to go see a doctor but always refuses. I think he's just scared! I'm very frusterated and worried about my brother. I just don't know whats happening to him and if theres something i can do or suggest. Thank you

Comment by on Thu 24, Mar 2011 02:56am:
Please follow us on Facebook by clicking the like button below

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.




Security code
Enter the text as shown above

E-Mail me when someone replies to this post

What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
COLD CHILLS     what is mistribution     Dos     corn feet     my penis has red marks and is itchy     scratchy throat     Foreskin20tight20and20sore     HBsAB     Search for answers     common football sport injuries     Bacterial vaginal infection     toothextraction     my20right20side20has20been20hurting20for20a20few20days20now     protein s     firstsignsherpesmen     Parasitic     bruisesinarmpits     pruritus     irregular menstrual cycle with an overactive thyroid     linea nigra     956 IUL     Search for answers     celexa wellbutrin adderall together     Search for answers     lungdisease     serosisoftheliver     Does taking a mold prohormone before 18 stunt your growth     burning pain at pubic bone     alk     Hair Loss     shinpainwhilesleeping     ocd     How many days a man live without both Water and Food     irregular periods     frequentbowelmovem     Kanamycin sulfate is available in vials labeled 250 mg per mL The order reads kanamycin 375 mg q12h deep IM How much of the solution should be administered     prostate measures 13 gms with normal echotexture     why will someone use cozole     Search for answers     tinglingsensationonmyupperleftpartofmyback     bladderinfections     Search for answers     what is hemorrhoids     Search for answers     what is gi     diarrhea     mobile     aching back cough congested sinuses     SynthroidandLethyroxaretheythesamemedicine     ivfc 5000     constipation left side bloating     foto     Search for answers     utimrsastqph     post nasal drip sore throat clear mucus     Iud     Spitting blood in the morning     during sex penis discharge     tab oflomil 200     seborrheic keratosis crotch     IMMUNE     Abortion     Search for answers     a tiny pea sized lump a few inches below my belly button above the actual Vaginal area with cramps     Search for answers     Ike     Search for answers     whatdopusscomingouttheendofyourpenismean     Hellotheremyarmisswollenreallyhurtsandihaveared     pre caner cells     Tickling cough that wont go away     whatisagenitialwart     what can one take to terminate a one month pregnancy     treatmentofvitilegoinfection     nosebleed operations     lupron bleeding     blurredvisiontinglinginhandshe     will oramorph sr show positive results for oxycodone n urine test     Search for answers     fibroids     Search for answers     leg burn     what is tricamonous     Sexual Health     penisenlargement     Pain between shoulder blades after mild exertion     i used cipla mtb after 30 days and than i got period also but now 30 ays dely of my perio time i m very upset now i am taking also cyclenrm ep     epstein     pneampnis     right varicocele     hypertesion     Fracturedhipbone     right side pain lower     2BilateralpolypoidalmaxillarysinusitisDDxChronicallergicRhinosinusitis     run     eye bumps     lower back pain after injury     likoria in islamic point of view     Itching around testicles     skipping problems for women     Swelling on back of head after surgery     whatcouldidotoreducefatfromtheuppertopofmyvirgina     whataresulfatesthatshowupinadrugtest     i20found20that20blood20leaked20out20of20my20penis20what20does20it20mean     Search for answers     Search for answers Mai 5baar     obgyonmeaning     Search for answers     IkeephavingtoclearmythroatitisnotpainfulbutIcannotseemtocleari61520Unknown     symboltic     any solution     Why do I have tingling in my fingers     Search for answers     lekoria ka     howlongdoesgentialherpieslast     how is trichomonas transmitted     primolut nor     Paininmyrightside     LatelyIhavebeenfeelingstrangeIcantstopshakingI     Diabetes     haventurinated     Search for answers     medicalconditionwhereu     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us