Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Abdominal Swelling and Constipation 41 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 41 conditions that can cause Abdominal Swelling and Constipation.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Abdominal Swelling and Constipation.
  1. Fecal Impaction
  2. Intestinal Polyps
  3. Irritable Bowel Disease
There are 6 somewhat common conditions that can cause Abdominal Swelling and Constipation.
  1. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  2. Appendicitis
  3. Drug Side Effect
  4. Hernias
  5. Pregnancy
  6. Uterine Fibroids
There are 12 uncommon conditions that can cause Abdominal Swelling and Constipation.
  1. Autonomic Neuropathy
  2. Crohn's Disease
  3. Hypothyroidism
  4. Ileus
  5. Incarcerated Hernia
  6. Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia
  7. Incisional Hernia
  8. Inguinal Hernia
  9. Intestinal Obstruction
  10. Swallowed Foreign Body
  11. Umbilical Hernia
  12. Ventral Hernia
There are 20 rare conditions that can cause Abdominal Swelling and Constipation.
  1. Abdominal Abscess
  2. Amyloidosis
  3. Colorectal Cancer
  4. Congenital Megacolon
  5. Cystic Fibrosis
  6. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  7. Femoral Hernia
  8. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  9. Neuroblastoma
  10. Ovarian Cancer
  11. Perforated Bowel
  12. Perforated Ulcer
  13. Peritonitis
  14. Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
  15. Renal Cell Carcinoma
  16. Trichinosis
  17. Typhoid Fever
  18. Uterine Cancer
  19. Volvulus
  20. Wilms Tumor

Last Updated: Feb 7, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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