Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Tenderness of the Abdomen 111 Causes

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There are 10 common conditions that can cause Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
  2. Bladder Infection
  3. Endometriosis
  4. Food Poisoning
  5. Gastritis
  6. Gastroenteritis
  7. Threatened Miscarriage
  8. Urinary Tract Infection
  9. Venereal Disease
  10. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 19 somewhat common conditions that can cause Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Contusion
  2. Abdominal Injury
  3. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  4. Appendicitis
  5. Biliary Colic
  6. Campylobacter Enteritis
  7. Diverticulitis
  8. Epstein Barr Infection
  9. Gallbladder Disease
  10. Gallstones
  11. Giardia Infection
  12. Hepatitis A
  13. Hepatitis B
  14. Hepatitis
  15. Ovarian Cystic Disease
  16. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  17. Postpartum Infection
  18. Uterine Fibroids
  19. Viral Hepatitis
There are 25 uncommon conditions that can cause Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Bacterial Endocarditis
  2. Bladder Stone
  3. Burns
  4. Celiac Sprue
  5. Chlamydia Trachomatis
  6. Chronic Pancreatitis
  7. Crohn's Disease
  8. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  9. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  10. Hepatitis C
  11. Hepatomegaly
  12. Incarcerated Hernia
  13. Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia
  14. Incisional Hernia
  15. Inguinal Hernia
  16. Intestinal Obstruction
  17. Kidney Injury
  18. Kidney Stone
  19. Liver Injury
  20. Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  21. Pancreatitis
  22. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  23. Sickle Cell Anemia
  24. Umbilical Hernia
  25. Ventral Hernia
There are 57 rare conditions that can cause Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Abscess
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  3. Abdominal Sepsis
  4. Acetaminophen Overdose
  5. Amebic Dysentery
  6. Bladder Cancer
  7. Bladder Injury
  8. Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  9. Burkitt Lymphoma
  10. Carcinoid Syndrome
  11. Cervical Cancer
  12. Cholangiocarcinoma
  13. Cholangitis
  14. Cholera
  15. Chronic Persistent Hepatitis
  16. Colorectal Cancer
  17. Congenital Megacolon
  18. Cryptosporidium Enterocolitis
  19. Cystic Fibrosis
  20. Cystinuria
  21. Dubin Johnson Syndrome
  22. Dumping Syndrome
  23. Ectopic Pregnancy
  24. Extraintestinal Amebiasis
  25. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  26. Femoral Hernia
  27. Gallbladder Cancer
  28. Gastric Carcinoma
  29. Hemochromatosis
  30. Hemoglobin C Disease
  31. Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
  32. Hepatitis D
  33. Hepatitis E
  34. Hyperoxaluria
  35. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  36. Intussusception
  37. Ischemic Bowel Disease
  38. Liver Cancer
  39. Meckel's Diverticulum
  40. Mesenteric Vascular Occlusion
  41. Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  42. Ovarian Torsion
  43. Pancreatic Cancer
  44. Perforated Bowel
  45. Perforated Ulcer
  46. Peritonitis
  47. Placental Abruption
  48. Pyelonephritis
  49. Radiation Enteritis
  50. Ruptured Ectopic Pregnancy
  51. Spleen Injury
  52. Splenic Abscess
  53. Splenomegaly
  54. Toxic Megacolon
  55. Ulcerative Colitis
  56. Uterine Cancer
  57. Volvulus

Last Updated: Feb 3, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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