Glossary for Periumbilical pain in children
Medical terms related to Periumbilical pain in children or mentioned in this section include:
- Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
- Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
- Acute Appendicitis: Infection of the appendix
- Acute intermittent porphyria: A rare inherited metabolic disorder caused by a disturbed porphyrin metabolism resulting in increased production of porphyrin or its precursors. Symptoms include abdominal pain, photosensitivity and neurological disturbances such as seizures, coma, hallucinations and respiratory paralysis.
- Adrenal gland symptoms: Symptoms affecting the adrenal glands
- Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
- Brain symptoms: Symptoms affecting the brain
- Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
- Colitis: Inflammation of the colon
- Colonic volvulus: Twisting of the colon.
- Common symptoms: The most common symptoms
- Constant periumbilical pain in children: Constant periumbilical pain in children refers to steady and continual discomfort in a child's belly button area.
- Constipation: Hardness of stool or difficulty or inability to pass feces.
- Diabetic ketoacidosis: A metabolic acidosis that results from the accumulation of ketones when diabetes mellitus is poorly controlled
- Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
- Endometriosis: Misplaced uterus tissue causing scar tissue.
- Gastroenteritis: An infection of the bowel
- Gastrointestinal Anthrax: Anthrax of the digestive system.
- Giardia: Contagious parasitic digestive infection
- Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
- Headache-free migraine: A syndrome with no headache but other migraine-like symptoms
- Henoch-Schonlein purpura: A form of vasculitis (blood vessel inflammation) that affects blood capillaries and affects mostly the skin, kidneys, joints and stomach.
- Inflammatory bowel disease: Inflammatory bowel disease refers to digestive symptoms resulting from chronic bowel inflammation. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are two of the main subtypes of the disease. Scientists have discovered an array of genetic mutations which can result in an increased susceptibility to inflammatory bowel disease. Not all people with the genetic anomaly will develop the condition but it can increase the risk especially if other environmental factors are also present. The severity of the disease that develops is variable.
- Intussusception: intussusception is the sliding of one part of the intestine into another
- Irritable bowel syndrome: A chronic non inflammatory disease with a psychophysiologic basis
- Lactose Intolerance: lactose intolerance is the inability to metabolize lactose, a sugar found in milk and other dairy products, because the required enzyme lactase is absent in the intestinal system or its availability is lowered
- Lead poisoning: A type of heavy metal poisoning caused by excessive exposure to lead.
- Mesenteric Adenitis: Swollen abdominal lymph nodes
- Necrotizing enterocolitis: A rare disease that is tends to occur in premature infants and involves inflammation and destruction of gastrointestinal tissue. It usually occurs within weeks of birth - often after the start of milk feeding. The condition can be extremely serious and even fatal.
- Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
- Neurological symptoms: Any symptoms that are caused by neurological conditions
- Ovarian cyst: A cyst which is located in the ovary
- Pain: Any type of pain sensation symptoms.
- Pain Disorder: Somatoform disorder causing pain
- Pelvic abscess: A pus-filled cavity in the pelvis due to infection.
- Pelvic inflammatory disease: A condition which is characterized by an infection which is located in the upper female genital tract
- Peptic Ulcer: Ulcer on the lining of the stomach or duodenum
- Periumbilical pain: pain localized around the umbilicus
- Pyelonephritis: Any inflammation of the kidney
- Rectal abscess: Abscess in the rectal area
- Rocky Mountain spotted fever: A bacterial disease caused by Rickettsia rickettsii and transmitted by ticks. The condition causes fever and a characteristic rash and may be fatal in severe or untreated cases.
- Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
- Sensory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the sensory systems.
- Sickle Cell Anemia: Sickle cell anemia is an inherited blood disorder characterized by red blood cells which are crescent-shaped rather than the normal doughnut shape. These abnormally shaped red blood cells are unable to function normally and tend to undergo premature destruction which leads to anemia. If the genetic defect which causes the condition is inherited from both parents the condition can be quite severe whereas if it is inherited from only one parent, often there are no symptoms. The abnormally shaped red blood cells can cause problems when they clump together and block blood vessels.
- Streptococcal pharyngitis: Streptococcal bacterial throat infection.
- Sudden onset of periumbilical pain in children: Sudden onset of periumbilical pain in children is the rapid development of discomfort around the belly button area in a child.
- Umbilical hernia:
- Umbilical symptoms: Symptoms affecting the umbilical cord especially during pregnancy.
- Urinary tract infection: Infection of the urinary tract
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