Abdominal Pain Causes

Since abdominal pain is very diverse, have a different intensity, location and duration, then the reasons for which they occur, of course, vary.
So pain that occurs in the umbilical region, and gradually moving or extending to the right lower abdomen, may indicate inflammation of the appendix – appendicitis. In the majority of these cases, surgical removal of the appendix passes. Appendicitis in the acute phase is accompanied by severe pain that occurs when walking in the lower right part of the peritoneum. When pressed and even lightweight touch the pain intensifies. As the temperature increases, there may be nausea and vomiting.


The appearance of a sharp pain in the right upper quadrant, pronounced after a meal may indicate a breach in the gallbladder (such as gallstones or cholecystitis).
Burning prolonged not passing pain in the upper and middle parts of the abdomen, between the chest and the navel, usually indicates that the pain caused by a stomach ulcer or upper intestine.
In women, pain in the lower abdomen before or during menstruation are the norm. Also like pain have been reported in some of the ovulation period. However, result in an additional negative symptoms in the form of discharge greenish or yellowish color, itching, burning sensation in the genital area, pain can indicate the presence of a sufficiently serious disease of the reproductive system (ovarian cysts, uterine fibroids, etc.).
The reason is not localized dull pain in the abdomen in tandem with the swelling, persistent vomiting and abdominal unusual sounds (gurgling, rumbling) can act as intestinal obstruction.
If it hurts in the middle of the abdomen on the right, you should think about the presence of pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas).
However, abdominal pain can talk about the less unfortunate health problems – constipation, diarrhea, food poisoning, allergies.

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