Abdominal Pain

(redirected from Stomach aches)

Abdominal Pain

A generic term for focal or general discomfort localised to the abdominal region.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

Patient discussion about Abdominal Pain

Q. What Causes Specific Abdominal Pain? Everytime I go see a doctor when I have abdominal pains he tells me I probably have gastroenteritis. How does he know that it's not something else for instance, appendicitis, just by examining my abdomen?

A. whats the symptoms of ovarian cyst?

Q. I keep having this bad pain in my abdomin and I think something is wrong with me what could it be

A. it all depends on the symtoms,could be a number of things,if it persists go see a doctor,

Q. i have pains in the lower abdominal areas what is the couse these pain usually occar off and on besides the the abdomen in the lower areasand some times all over the abdomen

A. Is the pain worsened when you cough or lift heavy weight? It may suggest hernia (protrusion of gut loop through the abdomen wall, see here http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/hernia.html ). However, it's virtually impossible to diagnose you through the net, so consulting a doctor would be wise.


Take care,

More discussions about Abdominal Pain
This content is provided by iMedix and is subject to iMedix Terms. The Questions and Answers are not endorsed or recommended and are made available by patients, not doctors.
References in classic literature ?
'cause the ice-cream you don't eat can't make your stomach ache like Mrs.
No one would regard a man as introspective because he was conscious of having a stomach ache. Opponents of introspection do not mean to deny the obvious fact that we can observe bodily sensations which others cannot observe.
A total of 110 students from a university college in Bandar Seri Putra, Kajang, Selangor have sought treatment at the Serdang Hospital after experiencing stomach aches, diarrhoea and vomiting due to suspected food poisoning.
Be especially careful regarding food preparation and improper storage, in order to avoid stomach aches, vomiting and diarrhoea."
According to initial analyses, these schoolchildren did not suffer from food poisoning, he stressed, adding that medical teams are working to discover the causes of these stomach aches.
From the end of July to September of this year, 122 public complaints had been filed with the company about its drink Apple Sidra containing foreign particles and causing diarrhea and stomach aches. But it was not until September and October that the product was finally recalled and pulled from the shelves.
Surprisingly, the man never sought medical attention after he accidentally swallowed the lighter 20 years ago, until recently when he started experiencing stomach aches and bloody stools.
Experts say the drinks cause headaches, stomach aches and sleep problems, plus they are associated with binge-drinking and drugs.
A total of 572 patients were treated at the Sealine Medical Clinic for mild and moderate illnesses such as fever and stomach aches, diarrhea, cough, wounds, burns, asthma while severe cases treated included bone fractures and heart attacks.
On Easter Sunday, James Cook University Hospital posted a message on Facebook that said: "Believe it or not, we do have people coming into A&E with stomach aches caused by overindulgence.
Manila, Ramadan 25, 1436, Jul 12, 2015, SPA -- More than 1,500 students and teachers suffered from stomach aches, dizziness and vomiting after eating durian- and mangosteen-flavored candy in a southern Philippine province, dpa quoted health officials as saying Sunday.