Symptoms of pancreatitis in men

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Avatar n tn It is estimated that five to ten per cent of the population has fibromyalgia. Most of those diagnosed are women aged between 35 - 55, but men and children can experience symptoms, too. Pain is the most distinguishing characteristic of fibromyalgia. Medically, it’s described as generalized musculoskeletal aches, pain and stiffness.
Avatar n tn All symptoms of what I call the 'antibiotic syndrome' which have greatly increased in frequency in recent years. On further examination, more symptoms may be discovered. Most of the gastro-intestinal tract is tender when pressed, especially the small intestine, liver and gall bladder. There may even have been a gall bladder operation that failed to improve the condition, sometimes even worsening the symptoms. There could be a history of thrush or oral, anal or vaginal itching.
Avatar f tn They say that it takes around 1-3 years to repair/restore the body after sobriety if it is gonna repair!) Most of my men friends in AA talk about their dreams like you do! In and out of color - etc. Be sure to have a 6-8 ounce glass of water with fresh lemon juice squeezed into it in the morning...this is a natural liver detoxifier! Keep It Simple!
Avatar n tn Perhaps sleep apneia? It can cause a lot of the symptoms you have described. I know this because my brother-in-law suffered from it. I wish you all the best.
Avatar n tn All symptoms of what I call the 'antibiotic syndrome' which have greatly increased in frequency in recent years. On further examination, more symptoms may be discovered. Most of the gastro-intestinal tract is tender when pressed, especially the small intestine, liver and gall bladder. There may even have been a gall bladder operation that failed to improve the condition, sometimes even worsening the symptoms. There could be a history of thrush or oral, anal or vaginal itching.
429155 tn?1205676864 30, back to bed, and after a lot of thrashing about, holy of holies I sleep for 3 hrs, wake up and dressing gown is drenched in sweat, back to bed get another 1hrs sleep, then up at 07:30. It's now Monday. Monday 0945.Am feeling a bit better now, go see boss at work to explain ( goes ok ). then have a drive round, I find I am noticing things I took for granted before, things are in much sharper focus. Although I had real bad stomach cramps, the Flu like symtoms have all but gone.
Avatar n tn I am getting really tired of this in a quick hurry. I hope you get better really soon, what are the symptoms of pancreatitis? I hope they find out your problem soon. Take care.
Avatar f tn Causes, Signs and Symptoms of Autoimmune Pancreatitis By Jordan Meyers, eHow Contributor Causes, Signs and Symptoms of Autoimmune Pancreatitis Autoimmune pancreatitis is a condition that affects the pancreas. The pancreas is found in the abdomen, where it helps to regulate the amount of glucose--a type of sugar that is naturally found in the body--in a person's blood. It also aids in digestion. Autoimmune pancreatitis is marked by inflammation of the pancreas.
Avatar n tn She is so exhausted that she can't fight no more against medical community in order to admit the origin of her symptoms and to push them to try to find a beginnning of solution. Is there any progress in the comprehension of the cause of these symptoms ? Are there some new treatments that appeared recently to counteract exhaustion and pains ? Do people group themselves in associations to better fight against this disaster ?
Avatar f tn Benadryl is also something of an anti-emetic, and can be given at 1 mg per pound of the dog's weight, but I doubt it will be very effective in the face of this kind of vomiting. Worth a try though. Another thing that helps is calcium - lots of it. I was giving Chica 2 Tums a day during her last couple of months. The calcium binds to phosphorus which is deadly to those in renal failure.
Avatar n tn Then I had an ERCP in which they scraped out the bile duct and made a cut in the opening of it to avoid sludge building up and setting of another attack (not sure if they means with manometry or not). After this I have been fine up until last week. The good thing is I have private healthcare through work, and a very dedicated and trustwothy consultant/specialst who has always bent over backwards for me (even when he wasn't being paid - he looked into stuff when I had the migraines etc).
Avatar n tn i am 32 years old with one child girl 6yrs i just started experiencing the same symptoms as many of you in the posts i've read. i just wanted to find out if any of you out there ,been on birth control . i was on the IUD .and had it taken out because i was getting irritable very easily and moody i was on the copper IUD and was told there was no side effects my question is how true is this statement .
Avatar n tn I been having all the same problems as everyone and its makes me nuts this all started in the end of feb i was bowling and a threw a bowling ball down the lanes and all of a sudden i felt dizziness foggy my vision was all screwed up and i have problems concertrated this is now july and its still here i have been threw every test mri stress test artiries check ecog inner ear test and nothing the only thing i have left to check is my neck and back people are telling me its depression but i know fo
931217 tn?1283484935 This occurred in about 12% of cats with FLUTD symptoms, and the risk is higher in castrated males cats.[122,123] Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid gland atrophies or is damaged by the immune system and fails to produce adequate amounts of thyroid hormone.[124,125] It occurs in an estimated 0.2%-0.3% of dogs.[126,127] Some studies have found that neutered dogs are at higher risk than intact dogs for developing hypothyroidism.
Avatar n tn I just got finished reading the supportive comments from "those in recovery." I am on day 3 coming off of 30 days of Norco abuse. Being a recoverying addict alcholic, I know shouldn't take Norco to begin with. Shoulda coulda, I did. I took what was suppose to be a one day possibly 5 day max of Norco for a legitiment reason, the stop date kept getting postponed, the mental lies forever haunting me with "ONE MORE REFILL.
Avatar n tn It is very hard to diagnose in some cases and causes extreme upper right quadrant pain radiating to the back. It cause a lot of symptoms, some different in different people. My wife is completely debilitated and in tremendous pain and goes on IV Dilaudid every month or more for 5 days. It often gets worse as time goes by. Don't fool around with local doctors! Go to a GI clinic, like Mayo, in Florida, Shands at Univ. of Fl is good, etc.
Avatar n tn as they do not interfere with the function of the gallbladder, liver, or pancreas, and do not require treatment in most cases. The symptoms of gallstones may resemble other conditions or medical problems such as heart attack, appendicitis, ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, hiatal hernia, pancreatitis, or hepatitis. Always consult your physician for a diagnosis.
82861 tn?1333457511 My vet is always very busy in the days following any holiday. He can count on having several cases of pancreatitis coming in along with the usual overindulgence GI symptoms. Pancreatitis is expensive to treat because it's usually done in-patient and the condition is fatal more often than not. Much as dogs love human food, it's better to be safe than sorry and keep them on their usual diet. Educate your guests that human food is off the menu for your dogs no matter how much they beg.
Avatar n tn But symptoms showed it, once we saw a real specialist in Pancreatitis who could recognize the symptoms. FIRST, FIRST, FIRST - Find, most likely, a woman internalist, most men of who I am not one of this type, have the compassion of a rock.
Avatar n tn my mother has chronic pancreatitis and now a tumour in her pancres, likely as a result of years of heavy alchol abuse, it is terrible to see how much pain she is in and too know that it was as a result of her alcohol abuse.
Avatar m tn A doctor usually orders GGT along with other tests to evaluate a person who has signs or symptoms that suggest liver disease. Some of the symptoms of liver injury include jaundice, nausea, vomiting, abdominal swelling, abdominal pain, pruritus (severe itching), and fatigue. is found in the liver only. High levels of ALT in the bloodstream mean that there may be liver inflammation and/or damage. This test cannot predict liver damage or disease progression.
Avatar n tn The treatment for Chronic Pancreatitis is enzyme pills to aid in digestion. A low fat diet of 25 grams of fat or less a day. I have pain every single day. Some is worse than others. No alcohol at all. That includes nyquil that is 10% and yes, even o'doul's at .05%. Alcohol will trigger an attack. It may not be that night, but it will happen.The use of alcohol while cooking food is fine as it will burn off as you cook the food.
Avatar f tn I'm healthy 32 years old female, with healthy BMI. In the last 8 years, my blood tests shows changed levels of ALT & AST (normal level 30 U/I to 124 U/I when elevated). I have no symptoms except the blood test, Low levels of cholesterol, Liver US with no findings and negative for all hepatitis. Is there a need to do liver biopsy ?
Avatar m tn just had a ton of blood work done and am going on mon. for an mri of the pancreas etc. by the way in was in the hospital for a week and only went home because i was afraid my ins. wouldn't pay for that long , as it turns out they were willing to pay for 5 weeks which gets me to thinking that there is more going on. I have no appatite at all, tired all the time and a fwew other things.
Avatar n tn A higher incidence of ulcerative colitis is seen in Whites and people of Jewish descent. What are the symptoms of ulcerative colitis? The most common symptoms of ulcerative colitis are abdominal pain and bloody diarrhea. Patients also may experience anemia, fatigue, weight loss, loss of appetite, rectal bleeding, loss of body fluids and nutrients, skin lesions, joint pain, growth failure (specifically in children). About half of the people diagnosed with ulcerative colitis have mild symptoms.
Avatar n tn 6) Other than cirrhosis, other causes of death associated with drinking are cancers of the mouth, esophagus, pharynx, larynx, and liver combined; breast cancer in women; and injuries and other external causes in men. Followup with your personal physician is essential. This answer is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice - the information presented is for patient education only. Please see your personal physician for further evaluation of your individual case.
Avatar n tn I had severe Hepatitis A in 1978, however have no other symptoms of liver problems, eg. dark urine, abdominal pain etc. I take no medication apart from supplements like garlic, vitamins etc.
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Avatar n tn The GI doctor she just changed to recently now is suggesting she pursue the SOD treatment option in San Francisco with one of the experts in the field. We've heard about this option in the past, and from research we've done, my mom has just been too scared that the manometry and the sphinterotomy will make her worse and/or not help at all. Not just the research, but the super specialist himself in San Francisco basically warned her against it when she saw him like 6 months ago.
Avatar f tn I have postponed futher blood tests until this condition absolutely requires it I would like to know if there are any other things I can do to help her like diet I am on a very low income but would wish to improve her diet and give her supplements that might ease the onset of her symptoms. I have stopped putting cereal in her food (mixer) I use a good quality tinned food based on tripe and mix in Hills id.