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  • No need to defecate for over 48 hours. No hunger, constant nausea, eventual stool was soft.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 26, 2017 09:04 PM

    I have been struggling with almost disabling stomach issues for a number of years but in the past six months things have really gotten bad. Usually what I struggle with is gas and diarrhea, but two days ago suddenly my digestive system seemed to just stop. I got bloated and had nausea that kept me...

  • often get breathlessness and tireddue to stomach problem after a meal or if i dont take food in time

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions August 8, 2017 02:49 PM

    I am having a health problem since last 5 to 6 years as I get tired very fast.I am male aged 54.I am unable to tire myself as I get fatigue and feel sleepy too. I get breathlessness often now may be after food or if I don't take food in time. Flatulence and bowel syndrome. I have piles. I am 5'4"...

  • Frequent diarrhea, no appetite, nausea, and fatigue (last 3 weeks)

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 17, 2016 04:29 PM

    I have had this twice in the last six months. It takes 3 weeks to recover from each episode. Symptoms: 1. Burning feeling in flank (kidney area) when I have to poop. Goes away when I poop. 2. Watery stool. At the worse it is every 2 hrs 3. Nausea. I vomited once. I will say that vomiting in...

  • Post cholestectomy syndrome

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 14, 2014 06:42 PM

    Unbearable pressure burning pain deep to lower ribs front and back. No findings in many diagnostic procedures. He cholestectomy 2008 symptoms were mild until 2014. Hair loss, palor, fatigue, cough, shortness of breath.

  • "Celiac" not responding to GF diet

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions May 27, 2014 07:23 PM

    I'm tossing this out there to see what ideas people have. I have had chronic health problems for years including but not limited to my personal AAA - allergies, arthritis, and asthma; chronic pain and fatigue; chronic rhinitis and sinusitis; a devastating allergy to mint, menthol, and cinnamon...

  • I've been diagnosed with gastroentoritis and gastritis but its been 2 months please help me

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions April 21, 2014 11:20 PM

    I've posted the symptoms on the bottom. I'm a 20 Year old male going on 21 and I was diagnosed with Gastroentoritis 2 months ago and have been bed ridden ever since. I've been to the emergency room twice during the beginning and 3 times just this past week. During my visit they ran me through a...

  • Help need some feedback. Blood in stool.

    Linmfc 1 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions November 3, 2013 10:27 PM

    Hi. I'll get right into it. 3 months ago I started seeing blood in my stool so I made an appointment with my doctor who did a rectal examine and found no hemorrhoids. I am have an appointment for a colonoscopy soon but just recently have had almost no BMs for 7 days and when I do they are covered...

  • Undiagnosed GI & neurological symptoms... hoping someome can help.

    kyoneko 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 5, 2013 03:18 AM

    Hello - I have had symptoms of IBS for five years now that come and go, varying in their severity and complexity. Most common symptoms have been diarrhea, nausea, spasms in the colon and pain. I often get sharp pains, generally located above my navel and to the left side. Sometimes this pain is so...

  • Severe postprandial abdominal pain, any ideas?

    VPrice1030 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 18, 2013 03:20 PM

    Hi all, thanks in advance for any help. I'm a 28 y.o. female with no other medical history except for renal obstruction repaired surgically at age two. Starting about six months ago, I started developing early satiety and postprandial abdominal fullness and pain. I also had extreme fatigue and...

  • Food Allergies and more mysteries (seeking a real life Dr. House)

    AbigailA 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions March 13, 2013 09:31 PM

    I understand that the best medical attention I can hope for is from a doctor who evaluates me in person - not the internet - but after seeing doctor after doctor, and no one has answers... I feel I must do what I can on my part to find additional help. I have been patiently suffering for 4 years,...

  • Sick after eating...ongoing since 2006....PLEASE HELP...I'M DESPERATE.

    suzport0528 3 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 20, 2013 11:52 PM

    Hello everyone,This is my first time posting on the internet about my stomach issues but I don't know where else to turn anymore. This may be a long post, but I want to be sure that I cover everything that is going on.I am 23 years old and have been in and out of doctor offices since approx. 2006....

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  • Very sick husband

    bunners 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions January 20, 2013 01:40 AM

    Forgive the long post, but i have a lot of details that are probably important in order to get help. My husband has been sick for months now (off and on) and Dr.'s can find nothing. My husband has had issues with greasy food for some time (making him nauseous and fatigue). Several months ago my...

  • Stomach causing it all?

    Ellio1985 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 13, 2012 11:15 PM

    Hello thankyou for reading this, for the past couple of years I have experienced a multitude of symptoms but I have not been able to figure out what is wrong with myself. Since I was about 11 I had occasional episodes of what I remember as a lethargy/fatigue with derealisation, from what I remember...

  • 61 year old woman and chronic fatigue

    eagle123 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions February 21, 2012 08:33 PM

    I've been sick for several months now. My symptoms are extreme exhaustion, liver enzymes triple the norm but now back to normal. Epstein barr test positive but GI doctor does not think I had mono because I had no fever or sore throat. Negative for tumors and hepatitis a b and c. I am just totally...

  • Yellow watery diarrhea

    jdkelley25 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 2, 2011 03:07 AM

    I need other ideas of what could be causing my problem of chronic diarrheahttp://images.intellitxt.com/ast/adTypes/mag-glass_10x10.gif. I've already had tests for celiac, galbladder, colonoscopy, blood tests & stool samples. Everything is coming back negative... but something is wrong. I asked...

  • Yellow watery diarrhea

    jdkelley25 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions October 1, 2011 09:33 PM

    I need other ideas of what could be causing my problem of chronic diarrhea. I've already had tests for celiac, galbladder, colonoscopy, blood tests & stool samples. Everything is coming back negative... but something is wrong. I asked about pancreas but he doesn't think that's it. I just had...

  • Help! Chronic fatigue and high ALT/AST

    versella 2 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 24, 2011 10:12 AM

    Hi,I am so very concerned about my husband and I am desperate for some help. Back in April, he started complaining about being very tired all the time but he thought it was just allergies because of the season change. The fatigue gets worse and towards the end of May, he started to develop a low...

  • Help! Suffering from chronic fatigue and stomach pain for 5 years

    Sooo_Tired 20 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions July 5, 2011 02:47 AM

    Hi, I'm a 25 year old male and I've been suffering from chronic fatigue and stomach bloating/pain since 2006.As a kid I was always VERY active. Skateboarding, basketball, running, hiking you name it I did it. I have not been able to keep a job or live my life anymore. I'm simply too tired and...

  • Worried and Confused...

    KW1991 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 19, 2011 06:47 AM

    Since February, I have been experiencing an abnormal amount of abdominal pain and having just terrible... well, gas and stomach issues. I lived in Texas for nineteen years, and moved to Maine in February of 2011. Prior to my move, I rarely had any stomach pains (with the exception of menstrual...

  • The doctor says IBS, but I'm thinking maybe an infection?...

    sweetie25 0 Replies
    Posted in: Gastrointestinal conditions June 18, 2011 02:14 PM

    I went to my doctor with these symptoms:Within 1/2 hour of eating anything, my abdomen just below my belly button gets all bloated. Oddly, my stomach looks normal above the belly button but distended starting from the belly button down to the pelvic bones.Random "twinges" of discomfort in various...