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Glossary for Boardlike abdominal rigidity

Medical terms related to Boardlike abdominal rigidity or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal rigidity: Firmness of the abdomen on palpation.
  • Abdominal swelling: Swelling or bloating of the abdomen
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Acute Appendicitis: Infection of the appendix
  • Cholangitis: bile duct inflammation (cholangitis)
  • Cholecystitis: inflammation of the gall bladder.
  • Colonic volvulus: Twisting of the colon.
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Diverticulitis: diverticulitis is inflammation of an abnormal pouch(diverticulum) in the intestinal wall. These pouches are usually found in the large intestine
  • Intussusception: intussusception is the sliding of one part of the intestine into another
  • Lower abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower abdominal region.
  • Muscle symptoms: Symptoms affecting the muscles of the body
  • Musculoskeletal symptoms: Symptoms affecting muscles or bones of the skeleton.
  • 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
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease: A condition which is characterized by an infection which is located in the upper female genital tract
  • Perforated ulcer: is a very serious condition where an untreated ulcer can burn through the wall of the stomach (or other areas of the gastrointestinal tract), allowing digestive juices and food to leech into the abdominal cavity
  • Peritonitis: Inflammation of the peritoneum.
  • Rigidity: When there is inflexibility or stiffness
  • Ruptured spleen: a ruptured spleen is a serious condition. Without emergency treatment, a ruptured spleen can cause life-threatening bleeding
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Septic abortion: An abortion associated with a uterine infection. The infection can occur during or just before or after an abortion. The infection can result from factors such as Chlamydia, IUD's or attempted abortion using infected tools.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Boardlike abdominal rigidity:

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