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Pain in the stomach or abdomen.


Etymology: Gk, stomakhos, gullet; ME, aken, pain
pain in the stomach area. Also called gastralgia, gastrodynia, stomachalgia.


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Patient discussion about stomachache

Q. stomachache

A. as doctoradhi said - you gave little information about what you look for so you get the most broad answer there is. what i can say from my experience with people is that most stomachaches i know are caused by gas :) and taking care of that will get rid of the stomachache.

Q. 10 weeks pregnant, stomach pain. My sister is 10 weeks pregnant and she is suffering from stomach pain from week 5 until now. I am Just wondering is it normal to have stomach pain when pregnant? and dose it go away after 12 weeks? This is her first pregnancy so please educate us.

A. wife also felt pain during those weeks (5th..? maybe 4th...? up to the 11th- not sure) but it was not constant and not very painful. she went to her gyno who checked her out and told her it's the uterus stretching but it's good that she comes to check it out cause who knows.. don't take a chance.

Q. what kind of diet/food is good for helping with a stomach ache?

A. Stomach ache alone without diarrhea? You should eat more rice and bread and less meat, dairy and fruit. If you have diarrhea you should avoid fruit (except apples and bananas), and avoid milk products completely.

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Stuart Broad had to miss England practice on Saturday morning after again succumbing to a stomach upset but is expected to be fit to face India in the World Cup on Sunday.
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Radcliffe is on crutches to keep weight off the injury but is desperate to atone for the disappointment of failing to finish in Athens when hampered by a leg injury and stomach upset.
Radcliffe is currently on crutches to keep weight off the injury, and is desperate to atone for the disappointment of failing to finish in the marathon four years ago in Athens when hampered by a leg injury and stomach upset.
Doctors said the stomach upset could have left Cpl Armour - who had represented Scotland at rugby - dehydrated, increasing the risk of heatstroke.
Danny Gabbidon captained Wales for the first time in the absence of Ryan Giggs and after Mark Delaney dropped out at the last minute with a stomach upset
And they will hope to have new signing Richard French available after he missed the trip to west Wales with a stomach upset.
Forced to make a change when keeper Moilanen dropped out with a stomach upset after a Chinese meal, Darlington saw Torquay's big striker McFarlane head his side into the lead after only four minutes.