A 34-year-old member asked:
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can constipation cause upper abdominal pain if you're really constipated?

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Dr. Debashish Bose
18 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Constipation can be surprisingly painful and difficult to treat. However, any severe abdominal pain should be evaluated by a physician to make sure nothing else is going on.
Answered on Apr 6, 2018
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