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Stiffness in abdomen: stiff abdomen. See detailed information below for a list of 2 causes of Stiffness in abdomen, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with fatal effect). One of...read more »
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