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Upper abdomen pain: Introduction

Upper abdomen pain: The occurrence of abdominal pain which occurs in the upper abdoment. See detailed information below for a list of 16 causes of Upper abdomen pain, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Upper abdomen pain:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Upper abdomen pain. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Upper abdomen pain: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Upper abdomen pain

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only ...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal...read more »

Leg cramps at night a classic sign: The symptom of having leg muscle cramps, particularly at night, is a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes. However, there...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of...read more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as ...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some...read more »

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Upper abdomen pain: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Upper abdomen pain

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How Common are these Causes of Upper abdomen pain?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Upper abdomen pain. Of the 16 causes of Upper abdomen pain that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 1 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 2 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Upper abdomen pain:

The following list of conditions have 'Upper abdomen pain' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Upper abdomen pain Based on Risk Factors

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  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Upper abdomen pain:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

    Symptoms related to Upper abdomen pain:

    Lower abdominal pain (34 causes), Chest pain (1053 causes), Stomach pain (49 causes), Intestinal pain, Abdominal distention (68 causes), Gastritis (39 causes), Epigastric hernia, Pancreatitis (68 causes), Pyloric stenosis, Gastric carcinoma, Liver abscess, Splenic infarct, Hepatocellular carcinoma, Hydatid cyst

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