Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Lower Abdominal Tenderness and Upper Abdominal Tenderness 22 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 22 conditions that can cause Lower Abdominal Tenderness and Upper Abdominal Tenderness.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Lower Abdominal Tenderness and Upper Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
  2. Food Poisoning
  3. Gastroenteritis
There are 7 uncommon conditions that can cause Lower Abdominal Tenderness and Upper Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Celiac Sprue
  2. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  3. Incarcerated Hernia
  4. Incisional Hernia
  5. Intestinal Obstruction
  6. Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  7. Sickle Cell Anemia
There are 12 rare conditions that can cause Lower Abdominal Tenderness and Upper Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  2. Colorectal Cancer
  3. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  4. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  5. Intussusception
  6. Ischemic Bowel Disease
  7. Mesenteric Vascular Occlusion
  8. Perforated Bowel
  9. Perforated Ulcer
  10. Peritonitis
  11. Ulcerative Colitis
  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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