Large Upper Stomach Accompanied By Difficult Bowel Movements?
good morning doctor … r nI want to ask why my upper stomach looks bigger than underneath. r nAnd when the sitting position looks like a distended stomach r nthen if the upper stomach is the same as the lower stomach, it is wrinkled or squeezed it feels big in the middle of the stomach. Difficult to defecate, if you want to defecate you have to strain first.
an enlarged stomach is not always the result of pregnancy. Pregnancy can indeed cause an enlarged stomach, but an enlarged stomach in pregnancy usually indicates a gestational age of around 20 weeks of age. From your situation, if you had your last menstrual period on the 4th of June then the possibility of pregnancy is still low.
What you have to remember is that the normal menstrual cycle ranges from 21-35 days. so if your last menstrual period was on June 4, then until now your period is still in a normal cycle. if pregnancy occurs, you will experience early pregnancy symptoms such as late menstruation. Therefore, you can do a test pack check to make sure next week if you haven't had your period.
Your current condition where the stomach is enlarged and accompanied by difficulty defecating may be due to constipation. in a state of constipation, the consistency of the stool will harden so it is difficult to defecate. this will cause the stomach to appear enlarged, feel uncomfortable in the stomach, so that it can be accompanied by pain.
several other conditions that can cause your situation such as;
impaired kidney function
Therefore, to determine the exact cause of the condition you are experiencing, you can check with a doctor directly so that the doctor can examine your condition directly, so that the doctor can provide the right therapy for you.
It is recommended that you consume enough fiber foods such as vegetables and fruit. drink enough water. do not smoke, and it is important not to consume beverages and foods containing preservatives. regular exercise can help.
here is an article that you can read about early signs of pregnancy
may be useful. thank you