Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal 26 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 26 conditions that can cause Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
  2. Food Poisoning
  3. Gastritis
  4. Gastroenteritis
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Biliary Colic
  2. Peptic Ulcer Disease
There are 6 uncommon conditions that can cause Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Celiac Sprue
  2. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  3. Incarcerated Hernia
  4. Incisional Hernia
  5. Intestinal Obstruction
  6. Pancreatitis
There are 14 rare conditions that can cause Bad Upper Abdominal Pain and Tenderness in the Upper Abdominal.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Cholangitis
  3. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  4. Gastric Carcinoma
  5. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  6. Intussusception
  7. Ischemic Bowel Disease
  8. Liver Cancer
  9. Pancreatic Cancer
  10. Perforated Bowel
  11. Perforated Ulcer
  12. Peritonitis
  13. Spleen Injury
  14. Volvulus

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