At 1230 this morning, I started having sharp pains in

Patient : At 1230 this morning, I started having sharp pains in my stomach along with cold chills causing excessive shivering. This lasted for about a good hour where it subsided enough to sleep. Right now I feel some pain when I walk sometimes even when I take deep breaths.
Doctor :   Hi. Thanks for your query. Sharp pain in abdomen with chills and shivering followed by pain in the abdomen on walki ng and deep breathing indicates that there is an inflammatory process going on in the abdomen. The most common causes are: - Gastroenteritis. - Cholecystitis - Liver or any abscess. This can be diagnosed well on the following investigations: - CBC, LFT and other investigations. - Ultrasonography and X-ray of the abdomen. Further investigations and treatment as per the findings of the above investigations.

Related Q&A

Q: I have a pain, an aching pain just below my rib cage on my right side. Gall bladder? No. I have had an ultrasound and...

Q: Please can you let me know if it is safe to use Dolotram 50mg twice a day for a long period of time. I have been on t...

Q: Hi, could you help me diagnose my throat issue please ? I have been suffering with a general anxiety issue for the la...

Q: Wondering what likely cause of pain in back of left arm might be

Q: I have been experiencing severe nocturnal spasms in my feet, shin and anterior tibia. These are so sever that I can n...

 


DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews