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Forum Name: Gastroenterology Topics

Question: Nausea, Vommiting, Pain in upper stomach

 a123456 - Fri Dec 26, 2008 10:21 am

I went for an ultrasound for my gallbladder but that test found no stones. I also went for a nuclear test and that test showed my gallbladder functioning at 80%. What else can cause these symptoms?
 John Kenyon, CNA - Tue Dec 30, 2008 10:20 pm

User avatar Hello -

You might well have gastritis or a gastric ulcer (the eventual result of prolonged gastritis). This can cause all the symptoms you're experiencing. An endoscopy would be appropriate at this point to rule gastritis (or ulcer) out or in.

Hope this helps. Please keep us updated.

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