abdominal colic

abdominal colic

Intense cramping or colicky pain, which may be accompanied by nausea and vomiting.
 
Aetiology
Urinary stones; far less commonly, heavy metal (arsenic, lead, thallium, mushroom, or organophosphate pesticide) poisoning or drug withdrawal.

abdominal colic

Clinical medicine A condition characterized by intense cramping or colicky pain, which may be accompanied by nausea and vomiting Etiology Urinary stones, far less commonly, heavy metal–arsenic, lead, thallium, mushroom, or organophosphate pesticide poisoning, or drug withdrawal. See Colic.
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A child with intussusception usually develops severe abdominal colic and screams intermittently.
The employer was told by the housemaid that she was suffering from abdominal colic.
A[cedilla] Pallor on the face, abdominal colic and tachycardia -- think of bleeding from internal organs.
There was vomiting but no significant abdominal distension other than the presence of a right lower quadrant mass whenever the abdominal colic starts.
Belladonna is especially useful for PMS that features a violent bearing down pain, as if everything might fall out, as well as cramping, abdominal colic, faecal incontinence and leucorrhoea.
These remedies have also worked on animals in diseases like distemper and in infants for abdominal colic, a clear proof of the fact that they cannot be placebos as animals and infants are not aware of what is being given to them," says Dr Batra.
4) The fistula usually presents itself as an enlarging mass before spontaneous rupture, and it may be associated with symptoms of upper abdominal colic, dyspepsia, jaundice, or weight loss.
The king - who became James I of England after the Union of Crowns in 1603 - had crippling arthritis, abdominal colic, gout and a number of other chronic illnesses.
The EPA's own evaluation of a study involving the insecticide dichlorvos noted that some subjects reported minor ailments such as headaches, drowsiness, and abdominal colic, but investigators "did not attribute these symptoms to dichlorvos administration.
Abdominal colic, constipation, diarrhea are all common.