I'm having NON stop gastro issues for the past 6 weeks. Strange bowel movemnts. Constant rumbling in stomach feels like upper left abdomen. Waking in middle of night with gas and bowel movements. Complete loss of appetite energy and patience.
I've had upper and lower endcospy (both completely normal) esophagal barium x ray. Blood work, 2 ct scans one with dye and one with barium and dye. All test "normal." I'm worried it's my pancreas but my doctor guaranteed me that if I had a tumor it would have showed up on ct scans. Any thoughts? He says it's me stressing myself out over this. I'm 40 and it's certainly consuming my life currently.
I struggle to eat. Things I used to love, I'm forcing myself to do???? Help.
I would like to know the following details before I can give my opinion -
1. Whether the stools are of large volume or small volume
2. Any blood or mucus in the stools?
3. Any weight loss?
4. Whether you are on any medications?
5. Are you a diabetic?
6. Whether stool examination has been done to rule out gut infections?
7.Whether small bowel biopsy has been done?
The information provided is for patients’ education only and is not a medical advice. Always consult your personal physician for complete evaluation of your health problem.
Small Volume, No blood. Occaisional mucas. Significant weight loss 15 lbs in a month. I'm currently on Paxil and klonopin. Not diabetic. Yes stool examination. Had biopsy of duodendum and small bowel x barium follow through.
All NEgative. Ct Scan 2 times. All negative. one with dye one with barium and dye.
Copyright 1994-2018MedHelp.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Vitals Consumer Services, LLC.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. MedHelp is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.