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I've had serious gastric pain and dizziness last two weeks.

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I've had serious gastric pain and dizziness last two weeks. Any idea what it is?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Dr. Phil, MD :

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please enter chat

Dr. Phil, MD :

I'm Dr. Phil

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Can I ask your first name?

Customer:

Dee

Dr. Phil, MD :

Dee

Dr. Phil, MD :

nice to meet you

Dr. Phil, MD :

I need to ask some more questions

Dr. Phil, MD :

any pain with eating?

Customer:

After eating, and only want to eat bread, potatoes etc.

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay so it hurts after eating?

Dr. Phil, MD :

do you get nauseous or vomit?

Customer:

Nausea, I have not vomitted at all

Dr. Phil, MD :

and is the pain in your right side or in your back at all?

Customer:

No just in my oesophagus and stomach

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

do you take any medicines ?

Dr. Phil, MD :

prescription or over the counter like ibuprofen?

Customer:

No

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

any black or dark stool?

Customer:

No, slight diarrohea

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay

Dr. Phil, MD :

there are couple possibilities here Dee

Dr. Phil, MD :

1)gall bladder

Dr. Phil, MD :

women in their 40s are the MOST common group by far

Dr. Phil, MD :

does fatty foods make it worse?

Customer:

Yes

Dr. Phil, MD :

okay bingo. then its your gall bladder

Dr. Phil, MD :

you are the classic gall bladder patient

Dr. Phil, MD :

female in her 40s

Customer:

Why would that make my head so dizzy?

Dr. Phil, MD :

that is the concerning part

Dr. Phil, MD :

that means the gall bladder might be infected

Dr. Phil, MD :

and the infection is making you feel bad

Dr. Phil, MD :

You could be having a toxic gall bladder sitting inside of you

Dr. Phil, MD :

Really, the only thing to do at this point is to go to A and E

Dr. Phil, MD :

you might need emergency surgery

Dr. Phil, MD :

or at least urgent surgery

Dr. Phil, MD :

you probably will need it taken out

Dr. Phil, MD :

Okay Dee

Dr. Phil, MD :

?

Customer:

Okay thank you

Dr. Phil, MD :

you're welcome

Dr. Phil, MD :

any more questions about this?

Dr. Phil, MD :

are you there Dee?

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Dee.
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