A 34-year-old member asked:
any reasons for why my lower abdomen hurts and bloats? diverticulitis?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Gastroenterology 39 years experience
Maybe yes or no: Causes of recurrent abdominal discomfort as described may be identified by first addressing accompanying signs/symptoms so as to localize the organ involved: vaginal discharge or bleeding, alteration in periods, pregnancy risk? Fever, nausea, vomiting, altered stool pattern, blood with stool, tenderness, distension? Painful urination, blood in urine? Recent trauma, herniations? Age? Gender? Risks?
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Last updated Aug 4, 2013
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