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Dr. James Dukelow
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Stomach Pain (Definition)

Most people will describe pain in any part of abdomen as stomach pain, it is what many patients say but in medical terms it is pain in the stomach which is located in middle of upper abdomen, so real stomach pain is the pain ...Read more


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My DC complained of stomach ache and then threw up after swimming. She only threw up once, now she is sleeping fine- should I be worried?

My DC complained of stomach ache and then threw up after swimming. She only threw up once, now she is sleeping fine- should I be worried?

Watch: As long as she has been well since with no further vomiting or breathing difficulties she should be fine. Any idea what was vomited? All the best. ...Read more

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Stomach pain on child of 4yr what is the medication?

Stomach pain on child of 4yr what is the medication?

Better questions...: Ask your child: in what position do you feel better/ worse? What is the quality of pain--sharp, stabbing, pressure, bloating, gassiness? Where in your abdomen (right, mid, left) do you experience discomfort? Duration pain lasts? Is pain deep or superficial? Have you seen blood with stool or change in bowels? Concentrate on finding cause ; cure, not just symptom control--get him/her to doctor. ...Read more

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Child stomach pain after swimmimg, what could be the problem?

Child stomach pain after swimmimg, what could be the problem?

Stomach pain: Drinking chlorinated water can cause stomachache. There are viral infections that are transmitted through swimming pools and can cause gastroenteritis. ...Read more

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Are there any key differences between appendicitis and a stomach pain in a child?

Are there any key differences between appendicitis and a stomach pain in a child?

Yes: Pain from appendicitis can be initially central or periumbilical. The it moves down to the right lower quadrant. It can be associated with nausea and vomiting that fails to improve after 24 hours like most flus. In children there be loss of appetite. In small children who are walking and then refuse to walk and want to be carried, beware and think of appendicitis. ...Read more

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Child with left sided stomach pain, what do you suggest?

Child with left sided stomach pain, what do you suggest?

Stomach pain: Your child may be constipated, but any child with stomach pain should be seen by his pediatrician or family physician ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a medicine that kids can take that relives stomach pain?

It depends: It depends on what is causing the stomach pain. If they have a stomach virus with vomiting or diarrhea, the best thing to do is give small frequent amounts of clear fluids, such as pedialyte, with light foods (such as the brat diet- bananas, rice, applesauce, toast) for a few days to let the stomach virus run its course. If pain is severe or persists, see a doctor. ...Read more

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My child has been getting quick stomach pain every hour a couple of days already, she is 11 years old. Its strange she says its been happening allweek?

My child has been getting quick stomach pain every hour a couple of days already, she is 11 years old. Its strange she says its been happening allweek?

Abdominal pain: Has she had recent bowel movements? Is she in early puberty? Important to discuss with her doctor if pain is associated with meals, her stool pattern, if she is also having nausea or vomiting. ...Read more

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When must one call the doctor about a child's stomach pain?

ABDOMINAL PAIN: There are many causes of abdominal pain. If associated with vomiting, located in the right upper quadrant, with fever, you need to see your md.If associated with vomiting and lbm, you need consultation, etc. ...Read more

Dr. William Harris
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Stomach Discomfort (Definition)

Stomach discomfort or pain can be due to problems in digestion or irritation to the stomach. Some people use the term to describe discomfort ...Read more


Dr. John Feola
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Gastrointestinal Pain (Definition)

Gastrointestinal pain is a clinical finding in which there is chest or abdominal pain due to issues in the ...Read more