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Intestinal cramps

Intestinal cramps: Introduction

Intestinal cramps: The occurrence of muscle spasms that which are located in the gastrointestinal system. See detailed information below for a list of 8 causes of Intestinal cramps, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Medications or substances causing Intestinal cramps:

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Intestinal cramps: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Intestinal cramps

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Misdiagnosis and Intestinal cramps

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may 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 system contains a 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 "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" bacteria 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). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal illness (i.e. more »

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, 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, 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 symptoms more »

Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, more »

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Detailed list of causes of Intestinal cramps

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How Common are these Causes of Intestinal cramps?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Intestinal cramps. Of the 8 causes of Intestinal cramps that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Intestinal cramps:

The following list of conditions have 'Intestinal cramps' 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 Intestinal cramps Based on Risk Factors

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    Medical Conditions associated with Intestinal cramps:

    Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Stomach cramps (379 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Stomach problems (397 causes), Stomach ache (385 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes), Pain symptoms (6458 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Muscle symptoms (7251 causes), Musculoskeletal symptoms (6264 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Stomach symptoms (3217 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes)

    Symptoms related to Intestinal cramps:

    Intestinal obstruction (98 causes), Food poisoning, Muscle cramps (283 causes), Exercise, Giardiasis, Amoebiasis, Botulism, Dysentery (20 causes), Darrhoea

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