I've been having severe stabbing pain in the epigastric regi

Patient

Q: I've been having severe stabbing pain in the epigastric region on and off for months. I do not notice it immediately after eating but usually several hours later. The pain goes thru to the back and I have an urge to want to vomit but never do. The pain is so severe I need to curl up in fetal position sometimes. Leaning forward on occasion makes it worse. I had gallbladder U/S which was negative. Any ideas?

Symptoms:  Severe epigastric stabbing pain passing thru to the back
Doctor

A:   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: Hi, i am 5 week pregnant . i took 1 tablet (unwanted kit of mankind)orally 24 hours back and orally taken 1 tab and ...

Q: Hello! I am a 22 year old female with no significant medical history. I am a nurse who works nights and I admit my e...

Q: For the last week I have felt a constriction in my throat like there is a blockage or tightening in my windpipe and ...

Q: Can you take delsym and a sleep aid

Q: I am excercising 4 times a week for 30 minutes a day and and my body hurts. I am 48 .and have been excercising for m...

 
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