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2,266 Possible Causes for Acute Abdomen, Dissociative Amnesia, Left Lower Quadrant Pain

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Pain radiation: Does the pain radiate to the back, to the right lower quadrant, or to the left side? Serious conditions can masquerade as GI symptoms.[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] When a patient complains of abdominal pain, the various causes of an acute abdomen or referred pain should be considered.[contemporaryclinic.pharmacytimes.com]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Ovarian Cyst

    […] bowel movements Pain during sexual intercourse (dyspareunia) Pain in the lower right or left quadrant of the abdomen on one side Nausea and vomiting There are many causes[medicinenet.com] 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]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • 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]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Hysterical Neurosis

    Similarly in a pseudo attack of acute appendicitis, the patient not only suffers from severe pain in the lower abdomen, there is also rise in temperature above the normal[yourarticlelibrary.com] To capture the outliers, one must turn to another category of the DSM-IV, the dissociative disorders (see Box 1 ) — specifically, dissociative amnesia.[doi.org] Dissociative amnesia Dissociative amnesia is characterized by an inability to recall important personal information that often is associated with stress or trauma.[britannica.com]

  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

    The Case of Rachel T A 24yo nulliparous female presents to the emergency department with constant left lower quadrant pain of 2 days duration.[sharinginhealth.ca] 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] A 44-year-old Caucasian female with a history of endometriosis is admitted to the intensive care unit due to severe left lower quadrant abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Intestinal Obstruction

    lower quadrant abdominal pain over several years (suggestive of diverticulitis, a diverticular stricture, or similar problems) Assessment of symptoms should attempt to distinguish[emedicine.medscape.com] Some individuals may have a palpable abdominal mass and affected individuals may develop small bowel obstruction or acute abdomen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A history of recurrent left lower quadrant abdominal pain over several years is more consistent with diverticulitis, a diverticular stricture, or similar problems.[intranet.tdmu.edu.ua]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • 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]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Diverticular Abscess

    The present illness had started two weeks before admission to the hospital with vague pains in the left lower quadrant.[pubs.rsna.org] abdomen.[sages.org] Patient History A 73 year-old female presented to the emergency room with a 5-day history of left lower quadrant pain, fever and leukocytosis.[veranmedical.com]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Diverticulitis of the Colon

    Left lower quadrant pain and other gastrointestinal complaints such as nausea, vomiting, change in bowel habits, a loss of appetite, and fever may occur.[symptoma.com] Appendicitis and diverticulitis of the colon are the two main causes of febrile acute abdomen in adults. Diagnosis from imaging (ultrasound and CT) is usually easy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, inflammation of diverticuli, resulting in diverticulitis, typically yield a left lower quadrant abdominal pain as well typical signs of infection such as fever, chills[pathwaymedicine.org]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia
  • Indirect Inguinal Hernia

    A 19-year-old man presented with an acute retraction and entrapment of the left testicle into the abdomen through an indirect inguinal hernia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Dissociative Amnesia