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How long will the abdominal cramps from gastroenteritis last?

How long will the abdominal cramps  from gastroenteritis last?

Gastroenteritis: According to the CDC, viral gastroenteritis usually has a duration of 1 to 10 days (depending on the specific virus). The average is 1 to 3 days. ...Read more

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Dr. David Cohen
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Stomach Flu (Definition)

Viral gastroenteritis is a viral infection of the GI tract. It can be picked up from contact with surfaces and foods that are carrying the virus. Symptoms include upset stomach, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal cramps. Sometimes ...Read more


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What is the definition of a hard and bloated stomach or upper abdominal? and does it affect gastroenteritis patients?

What is the definition of a hard and bloated stomach or upper abdominal?  and does it affect gastroenteritis patients?

Bloated stomach: Your question is kind of vague, you have to explain more or call in our consult service, Upper abdominal mostly refers to problem above the belly button involves stomach, duodenum, small intestine, gall bladder areas. Gastroenteritis means inflammation or infection in the stomach and small intestine that can cause bloating in the upper abdomen. Hope it helps. ...Read more

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Still having abdominal pain no nausea or vomiting went to urg.care told was gastroenteritis dehydration and hypokalemia why still having pain?

See below.: Abdominal pain can certainly persist with gastroenteritis. Were you treated with an IV for your dehydration and hypokalemia? If your pain is persisting or worsening, I would recommend that you call your own doctor or consider going to an emergency room; you may need further testing, treatment or need a specialist. ...Read more

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I was diagnosed with gastroenteritis; stomach cramps have improved, I now feel abdominal tenderness/slight discomfort when I urinate. Is this common?

I was diagnosed with gastroenteritis; stomach cramps have improved, I now feel abdominal tenderness/slight discomfort when I urinate. Is this common?

Bladder infection?: Discomfort on urinating suggests a bladder infection(cystitis). This would be unrelated to a gastroenteritis. If the abdominal tenderness is in the suprapubic area, where the bladder is located, it would go along with a cystitis. See your physician if persists. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Gastroenteritis (Definition)

Gastroenteritis is a loose term denoting inflammation of the stomach and small ...Read more