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Abdominal tingling

Hi,

I have been experiencing abdominal discomfort for the past 10+ months.  The best way to describe this 'discomfort' is a tingling knot sensation.  It is a fullness in the upper left area of my abdomen.  In addition to this discomfort, i have experienced unexplained weight gain despite excercising/watching my diet.  However, my appetite is decreasing, in fact sometimes i am rather full after eating a small portion.  The sensation has no apparent correlation to food, but is more noticeable when sitting or laying down.  I have had an abdominal ultrasound, CT scan, upper endoscopy, and gastric emptying scan all normal.  My GI doctor has recommended a colonoscopy which she expects to be normal, and then suggests i see a neurologist or rheumatologist.  Anyone else have this problem?  Any thoughts/comments would be appreciated, this condition has become increasingly frustrating...


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