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A 17-year-old female asked:

can gas pain sometimes hurt as bad as menstrual cramps?

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Dr. Patrick Sweet III
Pathology 20 years experience
Yes: The stretching of the receptors in the bowel can sometimes cause pain so severe as to require pain medications and serial exams to rule out an acute, surgical abdomen.

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Last updated Sep 12, 2015

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