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2,057 Possible Causes for Acute Abdomen, Based on One Report of Brother and Sister, Progressive or Intermittent Jaundice

  • Abdominal Angina

    A few days after the onset of symptoms, the pain became more severe, and progressed into a picture of acute abdomen and intestinal obstruction.[unboundmedicine.com] Associated Symptoms fever and chills : inflammation or sepsis distension or bloating: intermittent with IBS, progressive with mass or ascites weight loss: malignancy or IBD[sharinginhealth.ca] Presentation [ 10 ] The condition may be difficult to diagnose, with nonspecific symptoms of an 'acute abdomen', such as acute-onset abdominal pain.[patient.info]

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  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    When a patient complains of abdominal pain, the various causes of an acute abdomen or referred pain should be considered.[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com] […] full feeling in the upper abdomen after eating Some symptoms associated with acute gastritis are also seen in other health conditions.[healthline.com] Patients with gastroenteritis should not have rebound tenderness, guarding, distention, bulges, pinpoint pain, or a board-like abdomen. 13 Duration: Acute infectious gastroenteritis[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com]

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  • Acute Cystitis

    Patients with abdominal pain or tenderness are evaluated for other causes of an acute abdomen.[merckmanuals.com] Acute cystitis treatment Acute cystitis is commonly treated with the use of antibiotics. The treatment can vary in length depending on severity of the infection.[belmarrahealth.com] Acute Infective Cystitis may be diagnosed through urine analysis and culture tests Oral antibiotics are the mainstay of treatment.[dovemed.com]

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  • Constipation

    Clinical presentation and blood analysis can be similar to the findings in acute abdomen caused by other more common causes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On the other hand, Gastrografin is preferable for patients with an acute abdomen because this prevents the risk of extravasation of barium into the peritoneal cavity through[web.archive.org] Clinical examination revealed a grossly distended and tense abdomen. Circulatory supply to the lower limbs was acutely impaired.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Ovarian Cyst

    abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A cause of "acute abdomen" in women. Med J Aust. Apr 14 1986;144(8):411, 413-4. [Medline]. Muller CH, Zimmermann K, Bettex HJ.[web.archive.org] A cause of "acute abdomen" in women. Med J Aust. 1986 Apr 14. 144(8):411, 413-4. [Medline]. Mohamed M, Al-Ramahi G, McCann M.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    A case of E. vermicularis-associated pelvic inflammatory disease with right salpingitis mimicking acute abdomen due to appendicitis in an 11-year-old girl is presented.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All three patients presented with an acute abdomen, fever and elevated white blood cell count.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It is important to keep pelvic infection in the differential diagnosis of virginal patients who present with clinical symptoms of an acute abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Cholelithiasis

    Due to the signs of acute abdomen and poor general condition of the patient, urgent surgical procedure was indicated.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Biliary drainage and decompression Prevention of recurrence Differential diagnoses Differential diagnosis of acute abdomen Differential diagnosis of RUQ pain Abdominal Acute[amboss.com] abdomen Acute appendicitis Acute bronchitis Acute coronary syndrome Acute kidney injury Acute leukemia Acute limb ischemia Acute otitis media Acute pancreatitis Acute respiratory[amboss.com]

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  • Intestinal Obstruction

    Some individuals may have a palpable abdominal mass and affected individuals may develop small bowel obstruction or acute abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Strangulated intestinal obstruction is one of the most common types of acute abdomen and requires urgent surgical treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] While some patients are asymptomatic, others present to medical attention with vague abdominal symptoms, an acute abdomen, or in shock.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Herpes Zoster

    Intense pain often precedes the cutaneous eruption, which can lead to misdiagnosis as myocardial infarction, pleurisy, acute surgical abdomen, or herniated intervertebral[the-hospitalist.org]

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  • Retrocecal Appendicitis

    Clinical science Summary Appendicitis refers to acute inflammation of the appendix, and is the most common cause of acute abdomen requiring emergency surgery.[amboss.com] It is diagnosed either after contrast enhanced computed tomography scan of abdomen or after diagnostic laparoscopy for acute abdomen.[ispub.com] abdomen Pseudoappendicitis Meckel's diverticulum Colon cancer in the elderly may mimic acute appendicitis![amboss.com]

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