What is Abdominal Pain?
Abdominal pain is localized sharp pain, tenderness, cramping, or aching in the abdominal region of the body. Common causes of abdominal pain may be related to digestive disease, injury, or foodborne illnesses.
- Sharp pain
- Tender to the touch
Locations of Abdominal Pain
- Abdominal Pain
- Gastric Pain
- Stomach Pain
- Liver Pain
- Pancreatic Pain
- Gallbladder Pain
- Pelvic Pain
- Mid-back Pain
Conditions Related to Abdominal Pain
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a condition that affects the large intestine causing pain and inflammation.
Peptic Ulcers are sores that are located in the duodenum or small intestine that can bleed and cause pain in the abdominal region.
Lactose Intolerance a condition that causes discomfort, pain, bloating, and gas if lactose is ingested.
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease is an infection in the reproductive organs of a woman that can cause pain and discomfort in the lower abdomen.
Hernia is a condition in which fatty tissue or an organ has broken through the fascia.
Endometriosis is a painful condition in which the inner layer of the uterus grows outside the uterus.
Crohn’s Disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causing extreme pain in the digestive tract.
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) is a digestive disease that causes stomach acid and content to erode the esophagus.
Cancer Symptoms is the presence of a benign or malignant tumor on the spine that can affect nerves causing severe or mild pain.
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes the immune system to attack parts of the body.