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Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Tender Abdomen (Overview)

Tender abdomen = abdominal tenderness = point tenderness of abdomen = pain when pressure is externally applied to an area of the abdomen.


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Can you tell me what can be the causes of a tender abdomen and noises?

Can you tell me what can be the causes of a tender abdomen and noises?

100, s of things: A little more detail might help us help you, where is the pain, when does it occur, is it associated with eating certain foods, ect. The details are important, we want to help you just can't with that? ...Read more

Dr. Rafael Lugo
40 Doctors shared insights

Tender Abdomen (Overview)

Tender abdomen = abdominal tenderness = point tenderness of abdomen = pain when pressure is externally applied to an area of the abdomen.


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What is tender abdomen?

What is tender abdomen?

Abdominal tenderness: A tender abdomen means that ones belly is sore. It might hurt when you lightly or deeply touch it, when you're exercising or simply then something comes in contact with it...Such as a belt. ...Read more

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Every time I take antibiotics I get acid stomach, nausea, severe abdominal cramps, tender abdomen and gas. Why is this? C. Difficile always negative!

Every time I take antibiotics I get acid stomach, nausea, severe abdominal cramps, tender abdomen and gas. Why is this? C. Difficile always negative!

Likely: Change of your usual symbiotic relationship with intestinal flora is likely a result, and leads to, readjustment.
Buttermilk, or yogurt, may help the process. ...Read more

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What is tender abdomen?

Abdominal tenderness: A tender abdomen means that ones belly is sore. It might hurt when you lightly or deeply touch it, when you're exercising or simply then something comes in contact with it...Such as a belt. ...Read more

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What is a tender abdomen?

Hurts: When touched it hurts! Www. Drlugo. Com. ...Read more

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Rigid and tender abdomen, help!?

Rigid and tender abdomen, help!?

Er: Go to the emergency room asap! This is an emergency! Www. Drlugo. Com. ...Read more

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How would you describe tender abdomen?

How would you describe tender abdomen?

What MD elicits: When your physician presses on the abdomen, if patient complains pain at that spot then it is called tender, it is physical sign the doctor elicits, if patient comes with a complaint of pain at that location then it is symptom. ...Read more

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How would you describe a tender abdomen?

How would you describe a tender abdomen?

What MD elicits: When your physician presses on the abdomen, if patient complains pain at that spot then it is called tender, it is physical sign the doctor elicits, if patient comes with a complaint of pain at that location then it is symptom. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Tender abdomen?

Tender abdomen: Tender abdomen = abdominal tenderness = point tenderness of abdomen = pain when pressure is externally applied to an area of the abdomen. ...Read more

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Rigid and tender abdomen, please help! Don't know what to do for this?

Go to the ER: A rigid and severely painful abdomen suggests a surgical condition exists and if not treated emergently can result in death. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what can be the causes of a tender abdomen and noises?

100, s of things: A little more detail might help us help you, where is the pain, when does it occur, is it associated with eating certain foods, ect. The details are important, we want to help you just can't with that? ...Read more

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Tender abdomen near navel I'm really, really worried. Please help! 10 points!?

Worry worry worry: Your worry should send you to your local doctor, a walk in clinic, or urgent care clinic for evaluation of the tenderness near your navel. A physical exam with your doctor will help decide if you have anything serious. ...Read more

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I have a tender abdomen and had constaptaion for a day and rectual blood also in stool what could it be?

I have a tender abdomen and had constaptaion for a day and rectual blood also in stool what could it be?

Need to be evaluated: You should be evaluated by your primary doctor these symptoms are very non specific and may be related to a gyn or GI issue or even a hernia or muscle strain or something as simple as constipation with hemorrhoids. ...Read more

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Stools soft /broken, fecal odor, withdrawal from social contact, soft tender abdomen, empty vault, sweat/leakage. Help me please this is ruining my life?

Stools soft /broken, fecal odor, withdrawal from social contact, soft tender abdomen, empty vault, sweat/leakage. Help me please this is ruining my life?

DIET AND REFERRAL: My advice to you is to optimize the quality of your diet and drink plenty of water. As you do that you should pursue a consultation with a GI specialist (gastroenterologist.) you could have some form of inflammatory bowel disease, at the least. It's too complex to sort out in this forum, so please ask your doctor for help and referral. Good luck. ...Read more

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Foul fecal odor, excessive sweat/ leakage anus, loss urge defecate/eat, fatigued, losing weight, soft tender abdomen, empty vault what's wrong with me? : (

Foul fecal odor, excessive sweat/ leakage anus, loss urge defecate/eat, fatigued, losing weight, soft tender abdomen, empty vault what's wrong with me? : (

Tough one: Could have sperate issues occurring synergistically. You may have an issue in your GI system, getting dehydrated becuase no appetitie, could have anxiety problems adding, like ittitble bowel syndorme, could be a colon problem or stomach problem. Get in but in the meantime take ranitidine 150mg or Omeprazole 40-80mg (best) in case of stomach ulcer, keep up fluids, get seen quick, get bck 2us. Gd l. ...Read more

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Diagnosed with GERD, have tender abdomen from belly button to breast bone & painful, cramp like symptoms when bending or leaning over. GERD related?

Diagnosed with GERD, have tender abdomen from belly button to breast bone & painful, cramp like symptoms when bending or leaning over. GERD related?

Gerd and could have: Gastritis. Usual management will be 4 to weeks of trial proton pump inhibitor, GERD standard precautions, if smoker consider quitting, Upright after meals, regular small meals, use of antacids. If treatment fails GI evaluation is indicated ...Read more

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D&C 2 wks ago have low back pain, tender abdomen, urgency urinating. Dipstick came back positive low white blood cells, could it be PID or just UTI?

D&C 2 wks ago have low back pain, tender abdomen, urgency urinating. Dipstick came back positive low white blood cells, could it be PID or just UTI?

Sounds like bladder: It sounds like a bladder infection. PID is not that common after a routine D and C unless STDs such as gonorrhea and chlamydia were present and untreated before the surgery. If you had a urine dip test done then it seems you have seen a doctor for evaluation. Schedule follow up with that doctor for clarification on your diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Can you tell me about trouble with a tender abdomen accompanied by nausea?

Can you tell me about trouble with a tender abdomen accompanied by nausea?

Worthy: Of seeing PCP.
Full history, all medications, and conditions, and circumstances, and good full physical exam will be a start to guide any relevant testing. ...Read more

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Is a tender abdomen during your period normal?

Is a tender abdomen during your period normal?

No: It is not unusual to have 'cramps '
However tenderness is not normal.
Abdominal tenderness during menstrual period may
represent other conditions. ...Read more

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Can gas and constipation give you a tender abdomen?

Yes: But so can a number of more serious issues. If persists be seen. ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left). The following also describes me: Tender abdomen. What should I do?

I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: left). The following also describes me: Tender abdomen. What should I do?

See Gyn: It is not uncommon to experience lower abdominal pain in a 27 year old female. In the rt. Lower quad if an AP flares up, symptoms start peri umbilically and move to rt. Lower quad. On left, pain frequently diverticular in origin but mostly in older patients. In younger patients a ruptured ovarian follicular cyst releases blood which causes pain. If persists see GYN ...Read more

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I am experiencing side pain, tender abdomen and swollen abdomen. My daughter had a accident last night and horse fell with her.?

I am experiencing side pain, tender abdomen and swollen abdomen. My daughter had a accident last night and horse fell with her.?

Be seen...: I'm not sure if this is trying to say that the one who had the accident is having abdominal symptoms. If so, she needs to be evaluated in ER now. Either way, even if the symptoms are not being experienced by the one who had the accident, they warrant medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: right) and tender abdomen. Pain started suddenly. 2 days. What could it be? It won't ease or go away.

I am experiencing lower abdominal pain (side: right) and tender abdomen. Pain started suddenly. 2 days. What could it be? It won't ease or go away.

Dr. Checks appendix: Lower right abdominal discomfort can be from many things. For pain there, appendicitis is always a concern (pain usually worsens over time, with fever coming on). If one is constipated for several days, stool can back up all the way to the right side, and cause discomfort or pain. Gallstones and kidney stones can also cause pain. One's primary care doctor or an ER doctor can check now. ...Read more

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Tender abdomen after painful stomach flu?

Tender abdomen after painful stomach flu?

Diagnosis: The initial assumption that you have a "stomach flu" (whatever that means), may well be incorrect, but would need more info. A tender (meaning painful to the touch) abdomen is a disturbing symptom and one which should be described to a doctor who can then examine this themselves. Please see a professional soon. ...Read more