It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



General Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Reply Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-08-2012, 11:35 AM   #1
Inactive
(male)
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Texas
Posts: 2
pain26 HB User
Constant pain in right abdomen, not gallbladder.

I have been have pain in my right side right below my ribs for about a month now. It started with a bad stomach ache and shooting pains in my lower abdomen by my bladder. This went on for about a week while I felt fatigued and feverish. I went to the doctor and without him doing any type of tests whatsoever, said it was Ulcerative Colitis. I was extremely skeptical of this but I started on a course of Flagyl for it. Exactly a week after my initial pain started, I suddenly got a pain in my side that felt as if I had been running. Like a side stitch but it didn't go away. About 5 hours later I went to the emergency room and they did a CT scan. Everything came up normal. So I went back to the doctor the next week and he has me go for an ultrasound to check gallbladder and the other organs on the right side. It came back normal. After that I went to get a HIDA scan to rule out my gallbladder and it came back at functioning at 72.9% which is in the normal range. I finished all of the Flagyl. I started on Prilosec and finished the 14 day course and now I am just taking Culturelle. I still have this constant pain on my right side and get stabbing pains that shoot up my body if I hit a bump in my truck. It has been a month and I have to wait till the end of November to see a credible gastroenterologist. I myself am thinking this is a duodenum ulcer because after I drank last weekend my symptoms got a whole lot worse. What are your thoughts?

 
Reply With Quote
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Reply Reply

Tags
right side, ulcer



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added








TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



ladybud (79), sjb (77), SnowBunny2020 (76), Titchou (70), JJ (53), janewhite1 (51), lenvegas (28), midwest1 (25), quincy (20), solofelix (19)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1005), Apollo123 (906), Titchou (850), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (755), midwest1 (669), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:28 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!