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Belly Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the stomach region or belly. Almost everyone experiences pain in the abdomen at one time or another. Most of the time, it is not caused by a serious medical problem. There are many organs in the abdomen. Pain in the abdomen can originate from any one of them, including: Organs related to digestion -- the end of the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestines, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas The aorta -- a large blood vessel that runs straight down the inside of the abdomen The appendix -- an organ in the lower right abdomen that no longer serves much function The kidneys -- two bean-shaped organs that lie deep within the abdominal cavity The spleen -- an organ involved in blood maintenance and infection control However, the pain may start from somewhere else -- like your chest or pelvic area. You may also have a generalized infection, such as the flu or strep throat, that affects many parts of your body. The intensity of the pain does not always reflect the seriousness of the condition causing the pain. Severe abdominal pain can be from mild conditions, such as gas or the cramping of viral gastroenteritis. On the other hand, relatively mild pain or no pain may be present with life-threatening conditions, such as cancer of the ...Read more


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Sir , i had intercourse on 2feb .. I feel lower abdominal pain n had vaginal bleeding for 2 days.. Are this symptoms of ectopic pregnancy?

Get hpt: Need more info, key date is when was the start of your last period? If the pain or bleeding is severe go to the er otherwise check a hpt. Symptoms of an ectopic generally start 2-4 weeks after the last period was due. Rarely it can happen sooner. ...Read more

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If you had severe back and lower abdominal pain, a lot of bleeding w/ blood clots and grey/ pink tissue, and contractions, did I have a miscarriage?

If you had severe back and lower abdominal pain, a lot of bleeding w/ blood clots and grey/ pink tissue, and contractions, did I have a miscarriage?

Possibly: Your gf needs to see her OB asap. It can be from a miscarriage but one cannot rule out a serious infection. Even a miscarriage needs be examined to be sure that there is no left-over tissue. ...Read more

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Lower abdominal pain as well as strange bleeding in between periods..What do you think this could be?

Lower abdominal pain as well as strange bleeding in between periods..What do you think this could be?

Symptoms: You should see an ob/gyn for evaluation. You might have uterine fibroids or polyps. It could also be the sign of endometriosis or ovarian cysts. An exam and / or ultrasound will point you in the right direction. ...Read more

Dr. Alan Patterson
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Bleeding (Definition)

Bleeding is a term describing the loss of blood. It can occur inside the body due to damage to blood vessels or organs or outside the body during menstruation or when there is a ...Read more


Dr. Barry Rosen
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Abdominal Pain (Definition)

Abdominal pain is pain that you feel anywhere between your chest and groin. This is often referred to as the ...Read more