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A 39-year-old member asked:

what could cause severe abdominal pain?

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Dr. Peter Denk
General Surgery 20 years experience
Many possibilities: There are many possible causes of abdominal pain, some of which need urgent medical and surgical attention. Please go see your doctor or to an emergency room for prompt evaluation and treatment.
Dr. Jon Krook
General Surgery 24 years experience
Lots of things: Most need an intensive evaluation to diagnose and possibly treat. The severity will determine how fast you need to see a doctor. Some things can be life threatening, go call your doctor.
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
General Surgery 39 years experience
Many things: Need much more detailed medical history & information. Large books have been written about abdominal pain. The possible causes of abdominal pain are too numerous to describe here. See your doctor for an examination.

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