Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen 58 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 58 conditions that can cause Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
There are 10 somewhat common conditions that can cause Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Contusion
  2. Abdominal Injury
  3. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  4. Appendicitis
  5. Giardia Infection
  6. Hepatitis B
  7. Hepatitis
  8. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  9. Postpartum Infection
  10. Uterine Fibroids
There are 16 uncommon conditions that can cause Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Bacterial Endocarditis
  2. Celiac Sprue
  3. Chronic Pancreatitis
  4. Crohn's Disease
  5. Hepatitis C
  6. Hepatomegaly
  7. Incarcerated Hernia
  8. Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia
  9. Incisional Hernia
  10. Inguinal Hernia
  11. Intestinal Obstruction
  12. Kidney Injury
  13. Liver Injury
  14. Pancreatitis
  15. Umbilical Hernia
  16. Ventral Hernia
There are 31 rare conditions that can cause Swelling of the Belly and Tenderness of the Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Abscess
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  3. Amebic Dysentery
  4. Bladder Cancer
  5. Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  6. Burkitt Lymphoma
  7. Carcinoid Syndrome
  8. Cervical Cancer
  9. Chronic Persistent Hepatitis
  10. Colorectal Cancer
  11. Congenital Megacolon
  12. Cystic Fibrosis
  13. Dumping Syndrome
  14. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  15. Femoral Hernia
  16. Gallbladder Cancer
  17. Gastric Carcinoma
  18. Hemochromatosis
  19. Hepatitis D
  20. Hepatitis E
  21. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  22. Intussusception
  23. Liver Cancer
  24. Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  25. Pancreatic Cancer
  26. Perforated Bowel
  27. Perforated Ulcer
  28. Peritonitis
  29. Toxic Megacolon
  30. Uterine Cancer
  31. Volvulus

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