Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness 74 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 74 conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness.

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There are 6 common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Abdominal Muscle Strain
  2. Food Poisoning
  3. Gastritis
  4. Gastroenteritis
  5. Urinary Tract Infection
  6. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 14 somewhat common conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Abdominal Contusion
  2. Abdominal Injury
  3. Alcoholic Hepatitis
  4. Biliary Colic
  5. Campylobacter Enteritis
  6. Epstein Barr Infection
  7. Gallbladder Disease
  8. Gallstones
  9. Giardia Infection
  10. Hepatitis A
  11. Hepatitis B
  12. Hepatitis
  13. Peptic Ulcer Disease
  14. Viral Hepatitis
There are 18 uncommon conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Bacterial Endocarditis
  2. Celiac Sprue
  3. Chronic Pancreatitis
  4. Crohn's Disease
  5. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  6. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  7. Hepatitis C
  8. Hepatomegaly
  9. Incarcerated Hernia
  10. Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia
  11. Incisional Hernia
  12. Intestinal Obstruction
  13. Kidney Injury
  14. Kidney Stone
  15. Liver Injury
  16. Pancreatitis
  17. Umbilical Hernia
  18. Ventral Hernia
There are 36 rare conditions that can cause Upper Abdominal Pain and Abdominal Tenderness.
  1. Abdominal Abscess
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  3. Acetaminophen Overdose
  4. Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  5. Burkitt Lymphoma
  6. Carcinoid Syndrome
  7. Cholangiocarcinoma
  8. Cholangitis
  9. Cholera
  10. Chronic Persistent Hepatitis
  11. Cryptosporidium Enterocolitis
  12. Cystic Fibrosis
  13. Cystinuria
  14. Dubin Johnson Syndrome
  15. Dumping Syndrome
  16. Extraintestinal Amebiasis
  17. Familial Mediterranean Fever
  18. Femoral Hernia
  19. Gallbladder Cancer
  20. Gastric Carcinoma
  21. Hemochromatosis
  22. Hemoglobin C Disease
  23. Hepatitis D
  24. Hepatitis E
  25. Incarcerated Ventral Hernia
  26. Intussusception
  27. Ischemic Bowel Disease
  28. Liver Cancer
  29. Pancreatic Cancer
  30. Perforated Bowel
  31. Perforated Ulcer
  32. Peritonitis
  33. Spleen Injury
  34. Splenic Abscess
  35. Splenomegaly
  36. Volvulus

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