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For more then 2 years now I've been looking for answers to ongoing problems I've been having. I've gone to my Primary tons of times along with multiple visits the ER and GI specialist with little to no closure to where I've lost hope and I'm continuing to rack up my medical bills. I've had multiple abdominal X-rays looking at my liver, gallbladder pancreas even my heart for issues with tachycardia and shortness of breath with nothing showing up. I've had loads of blood tests assuming everything they can check has been checked I feel as if I'm done everything I can yet I'm still suffering from a wide variety of symptoms. The main issues I have been faced with are digestive and sinus related at least those are the ones that have lasted throughout the whole few years now so I'll start there basically I started to see the doctor for irregular bowel habits and abdominal pain with recurrent sinusitis and clearing of phlegm and shortness of breath sometimes I would be constipated and sometimes light fluffy stool 4 to 5 times a day with mucus and what seemed to be indigestion it seemed to be pretty minor so I tried making diet changes which didn't really help after months of no change I was referred to a gi doc who said he thinks I have Ibs which seemed reasonable but he scheduled an endoscopy/colonoscopy to rule things out both of which came back normal so I went with the ibs diagnosis I continued trying changes of diet which would help a little but not clear symptoms and stopped seeing the doc since then I've visited the ER a few times for seriously intense stabbing pains under my right rib cage that seemed random but now I have these pains daily under my left rib cage and sometimes my right as well along with pressure in my chest more uncomfortable than painful though . I also have a new symptom that could be totally unrelated but is worth mentioning and that's a pounding headache everytime I over exert myself it could be intimacy or working out specifically pull ups I know I'm drinking enough water and have good form atleast while working out but I still will get such bad headaches I have to stop and just hold my head. Also for the last few weeks I've had what seems to be fast bowel transit time I'm having 4 or 5 partially undigested fluffy or powdery looking large stools daily with occasional ribbon looking stools and this off and on daily stabbing pain under mainly my left rib cage now. I have fatigue sometimes pain in my lower back that makes it hard for me to think straight and I'm wondering if it's even worth going to the doctor because they always seem to tell me it's in my head. I'm just looking for answers and if it really is a bad case of ibs I'll learn to deal with it I guess but I've taken to forums to look for similar experiences and see if anyone relates to me
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