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What is tender abdomen?

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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Andrew Glantz
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
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In brief: Hurts

It means it hurts to touch.

In brief: Hurts

It means it hurts to touch.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
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Dr. Afraz Adam
Urgent Care

In brief: Tenderness

Abdominal tenderness is generally a sign of inflammation or other acute processes in one or more organs, located in the same area as the tenderness.
Twisted or blocked organs, such as your fallopian tubes or colon, can also cause tenderness

In brief: Tenderness

Abdominal tenderness is generally a sign of inflammation or other acute processes in one or more organs, located in the same area as the tenderness.
Twisted or blocked organs, such as your fallopian tubes or colon, can also cause tenderness
Dr. Afraz Adam
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