Patient: It all started when I ate something bad ( i think ), almost last year, At night , i started throwing up very badly ( at the same time, I was passing feces uncontrollably ), the next day i was fine again, just a little tired, my fingers joints started swelling after some time with little pain when trying to move them ( but stopped after 2 days ) , and my stomach started making loud noises, also I started passing lots of gases ( in the beginning I didnt think it was related )I went to a Dr. , he said that its all because of the change in my diet ( which was true, I was abroad on a work contract ) , but after few months of fixing my diet, I still had the same problems, so I went to the same Dr. and he said the same thing to me again ( he didnt do any tests -except listen with the speaker- ).My work contract finished , and for 2 months now, Am sure that my diet is as good as ever, but still no change to my condition, which is worst at night when am trying to sleep.I went to a Dr. here, which made blood tests (that showed everything is fine), and prescribed me ( ControloC and Duspatalin ), for the gases .2 weeks now, i almost finished the medication , and still no change, if anything , my hand pain is a little worst, and sometimes I get stomach pain now -comes and goes- .Moving my hands in anyway, causes the joints to crack, sometimes my chest bones crack as well (this is new, started almost 1 month ago).My hand pain is located in the area ( Elbow to Fingers ) and i feel them weaker (alot) , the pain is mostly from the upper side of the hand near the wrist.My stomach is making very loud noises that I find it hard to sleep sometimes, the noises are concentrated in the left upper quadrant -just below the ribs- and in the lower right quadrant -just above the hip- ( and if any of these positions is pushed a little by hand, the sounds occur )I have no trouble in going to the toilet and/or passing at all .I am a heavy smoker , and a social drinker ( not much )Please tell me , to what type of Dr. i should go ? and what is going on inside me !
Symptoms: – stomach loud noises
– hand pain
– joints cracking