The technical term for the fluid in Vivienne's abdominal cavity (the peritoneum ) is ascites. There are a few most common causes of ascites:
Cancer in abdominal organs or cavity (ruled out),
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and fluid conservation in response to reduced effective renal blood flow.
How common is ascites in cardiac failure ?
While we see hydrothorax little more frequently it is rare to get ascites...
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Somen women complain of occasional bloating and also tightness. These tend to get better over time. If you constantly look and feel bloated thi
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Child has stomach pains, bloated stomach , high sed rate, dr ruled out constipation and colonoscopy and endoscopy ok. Any suggestions?
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This could be a primary problem with her urinary bladder...either a cystitis from an infection or possibly involving bladder stones. Either of these can be diagnosed easily by your veterinarian.
The much more serious consi
hey i have very swollen stoamack everyday when i take my medicine
Abdominal pain and swelling can be symptoms of numerous conditions - it's best to see your trusted health care practitioner who can elicit a co
I have the exact same symptoms and I also has a stomach bug two weeks ago, think I'll go to the doctor about it. I find I can't sleep from stomach pain if I eat dinner. I agree, you should see a doctor. Bacteria that causes f
I hate to make generalizations without more information, but the combination of a bloated abdomen and diarrhea in a puppy makes you think of roundworms as a possible culprit. There could, of course, be other explanations...