Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly 74 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 74 conditions that can cause Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly.

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There are 5 common conditions that can cause Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
  2. Fecal Impaction
  3. Intestinal Polyps
  4. Irritable Bowel Disease
  5. Lactose Intolerance
There are 10 somewhat common conditions that can cause Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly.
  1. Abdominal Contusion
  2. Abdominal Injury
  3. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  4. Drug Side Effect
  5. Giardia Infection
  6. Hepatitis B
  7. Hepatitis
  8. Hernias
  9. Malabsorption
  10. Peptic Ulcer Disease
There are 19 uncommon conditions that can cause Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly.
  1. Bacterial Endocarditis
  2. Celiac Sprue
  3. Chronic Pancreatitis
  4. Cirrhosis
  5. Crohn's Disease
  6. Gastroparesis
  7. Hepatitis C
  8. Hepatomegaly
  9. Ileus
  10. Incarcerated Hernia
  11. Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia
  12. Incisional Hernia
  13. Intestinal Obstruction
  14. Kidney Injury
  15. Liver Injury
  16. Pancreatitis
  17. Polycystic Kidney Disease
  18. Umbilical Hernia
  19. Ventral Hernia
There are 40 rare conditions that can cause Epigastric Pain and Distended Belly.
  1. Abdominal Abscess
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  3. Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia
  4. Acute Myelogenous Leukemia
  5. Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  6. Burkitt Lymphoma
  7. Carcinoid Syndrome
  8. Chronic Persistent Hepatitis
  9. Cystic Fibrosis
  10. Dumping Syndrome
  11. Echinococcus
  12. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  13. Femoral Hernia
  14. Gallbladder Cancer
  15. Gastric Carcinoma
  16. Hairy Cell Leukemia
  17. Hemangioma of the Liver
  18. Hemochromatosis
  19. Hepatitis D
  20. Hepatitis E
  21. Hodgkin's Disease
  22. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  23. Intussusception
  24. Leukemia
  25. Liver Cancer
  26. Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  27. Pancreatic Cancer
  28. Perforated Bowel
  29. Perforated Ulcer
  30. Peritonitis
  31. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  32. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  33. Renal Cell Carcinoma
  34. Schistosomiasis
  35. Trichinosis
  36. Tropical Sprue
  37. Typhoid Fever
  38. Volvulus
  39. Wilms Tumor
  40. Wilson's Disease

Last Updated: Nov 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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