Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing 18 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 18 conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing.

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There are 2 common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Food Allergies
  2. Reflux Esophagitis
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Hiatal Hernia
There are 3 uncommon conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  2. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  3. Esophageal Spasm
There are 11 rare conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Difficulty Swallowing.
  1. Aortic Rupture
  2. Botulism
  3. CMV Esophagitis
  4. Esophageal Cancer
  5. Esophageal Perforation
  6. Gastric Carcinoma
  7. Herpes Esophagitis
  8. Mumps
  9. Periarteritis Nodosa
  10. Scleroderma
  11. 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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