A 23-year-old female asked:
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can you have peritonitis with only mildly tender abdominal examination?

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Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
No: peritonotis is a ver derious condition could be a life threatening and no you a person have the abdomen will be rigid and very,very painful if you are concern go to the ER
Answered on May 17, 2015

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Not likely: peritonitis is a very serious condition and does not hide usually if you have peritonitis you will be very,very sick.and your pain will be not tolerab ... Read More

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