Abdominal Pain Causes
Abdominal pain can have many causes. Often the specific symptoms help determine the cause of the pain.
|Cause||Most common symptoms|
Gastrointestinal problems, such as constipation, gallbladder disease, bowel obstruction, pancreatitis, appendicitis, gastritis, peptic ulcer disease, gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), or diverticulitis
Infection with a parasite, such as giardia
Primary Medical Reviewer William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer David Messenger, MD
Current as ofMarch 20, 2017
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