Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal 19 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 19 conditions that can cause Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.

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There is 1 common condition that can cause Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
There is 1 somewhat common condition that can cause Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Peptic Ulcer Disease
There are 5 uncommon conditions that can cause Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Celiac Sprue
  2. Incarcerated Hernia
  3. Incisional Hernia
  4. Intestinal Obstruction
  5. Pancreatitis
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Belly Swelling and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Colorectal Cancer
  3. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  4. Gastric Carcinoma
  5. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  6. Intussusception
  7. Liver Cancer
  8. Pancreatic Cancer
  9. Perforated Bowel
  10. Perforated Ulcer
  11. Peritonitis
  12. Volvulus

Last Updated: Dec 16, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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