Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Back Pains and Tenderness in the Upper Abdomen 13 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 13 conditions that can cause Back Pains and Tenderness in the Upper Abdomen.

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There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Back Pains and Tenderness in the Upper Abdomen.
  1. Biliary Colic
  2. Peptic Ulcer Disease
There are 2 uncommon conditions that can cause Back Pains and Tenderness in the Upper Abdomen.
  1. Pancreatitis
  2. Sickle Cell Anemia
There are 9 rare conditions that can cause Back Pains and Tenderness in the Upper Abdomen.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Cholangitis
  3. Colorectal Cancer
  4. Gastric Carcinoma
  5. Pancreatic Cancer
  6. Perforated Bowel
  7. Perforated Ulcer
  8. Pyelonephritis
  9. Spleen Injury

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