Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion 52 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 52 conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion.

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There are 12 common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion.
  1. Alcohol Withdrawal
  2. Bacterial Gastroenteritis
  3. Food Allergies
  4. Food Intolerance Reactions
  5. Food Poisoning
  6. Food Reactions
  7. Gastritis
  8. Gastroenteritis
  9. Irritable Bowel Disease
  10. Lactose Intolerance
  11. Reflux Esophagitis
  12. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 13 somewhat common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion.
  1. Biliary Colic
  2. Campylobacter Enteritis
  3. Drug Side Effect
  4. Gallbladder Disease
  5. Gallstones
  6. Giardia Infection
  7. Hepatitis A
  8. Hepatitis B
  9. Hepatitis
  10. Hiatal Hernia
  11. Malabsorption
  12. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  13. Traveler's Diarrhea
There are 14 uncommon conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion.
  1. Celiac Sprue
  2. Chronic Pancreatitis
  3. Crohn's Disease
  4. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  5. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  6. Esophageal Spasm
  7. Esophageal Ulcers
  8. Gastroparesis
  9. Hepatitis C
  10. Ileus
  11. Intestinal Obstruction
  12. Mallory Weiss Tears
  13. Pancreatitis
  14. Salmonella Infection
There are 13 rare conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Indigestion.
  1. Acetaminophen Overdose
  2. Aspirin Overdose
  3. Cryptosporidium Enterocolitis
  4. Esophageal Cancer
  5. Gastric Carcinoma
  6. Ischemic Bowel Disease
  7. Pancreatic Cancer
  8. Primary Biliary Cirrhosis
  9. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  10. Scleroderma
  11. Shigella Infection
  12. Trichinosis
  13. Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome

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