Acute abdominal pain in children presents a diagnostic dilemma. Although many cases of acute abdominal pain are benign, some require rapid diagnosis and treatment to minimize morbidity. Numerous disorders can cause abdominal pain. The most common medical cause is gastroenteritis, and the most common surgical cause is appendicitis. In most instances, abdominal pain can be diagnosed through the history and physical examination. Age is a key factor in evaluating the cause; the incidence and…
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Gastrointestinal and Non-gastrointestinal Symptoms Vary in Patients with Celiac Disease
More and more, research is showing that celiac disease may have a variety of different clinical presentations. A team of researchers recently used data from Italy, Romania and Iran to explore rates of gastrointestinal and non-gastrointestinal symptoms in patients with celiac disease.
Stomach cancer symptoms (gastric cancer) commonly are characterized by abdominal pain and difficulty eating. Patients often suffer from anaemia due to bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract. Patients with stomach cancer symptoms develop a sense of fullness in their stomach even when they have not eaten much.