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41 Possible Causes for Epigastric Mass, Tenderness in the Epigastric Region

  • Pancreatic Abscess

    On admission, an elastic hard mass with tenderness was palpable in the epigastric region.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] There was no abdominal distension or any obvious organomegaly but a mild tenderness was noted in the epigastric region.[ijpmonline.org] On admission, an elastic hard mass with tenderness was palpable in the epigastric region.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst

    The presenting complaints in our patient were epigastric mass and postprandial vomiting.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Physical examination revealed tenderness in the epigastric and umbilical regions. Intestinal sounds were normal.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] mass.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastric Cancer

    On examination, a nontender epigastric mass was palpated.[nejm.org] epigastric mass was significantly more common among females (Table 2 ).[doi.org] […] and adjacent mucosa ulcerated carcinoma (penetrating cancer): 70% of all gastric cancers 4 Ultrasound Not useful, unless a large epigastric mass is present or on endoscopic[radiopaedia.org]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    […] and adjacent mucosa ulcerated carcinoma (penetrating cancer): 70% of all gastric cancers 4 Ultrasound Not useful, unless a large epigastric mass is present or on endoscopic[radiopaedia.org] Late in the course, abnormalities include an epigastric mass; umbilical, left supraclavicular, or left axillary lymph nodes; hepatomegaly; and an ovarian or rectal mass.[merckmanuals.com] […] a dependent or posterior wall; filling defect in barium pool lesion on non-dependent or anterior wall; etched in white by a thin layer of barium trapped between edge of mass[radiopaedia.org]

  • Cholelithiasis

    […] and abdominal distention and discomfort A dry mouth Acne or A tendency toward boils and sores Greasy skin Strong body odor Suffocating sensation in the chest Epigastric mass[americandragon.com] Treatment Principle Relieve Gall Bladder Heat Pacify The Liver and Gall Bladder Herb Formulas Points Clinical Manifestations Recurrent acid reflux and heartburn Anorexia Epigastric[americandragon.com]

  • Bezoar

    On physical examination, a palpable non-tender mass can be found in the epigastric region.[scielo.br] Physical examination revealed a firm, tender, epigastric mass but was otherwise unremarkable.[content.nejm.org] The clinical presentation may be a palpable, firm, non-tender epigastric mass, which is either discovered, on routine physical examination in an asymptomatic patient or as[bmcsurg.biomedcentral.com]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    Presentation This follows impaction of a stone in the cystic duct, which may cause continuous epigastric or RUQ pain, vomiting, fever, local peritonism, or a GB mass.[patient.info] The physical examination may reveal fever, tachycardia, and tenderness in the RUQ or epigastric region, often with guarding or rebound.[emedicine.com] […] in the RUQ or epigastric region, often with guarding or rebound Palpable gallbladder or fullness of the RUQ (30%-40% of patients) Jaundice ( 15% of patients) The absence[emedicine.com]

  • Ventral Hernia

    […] with discomfort on sitting and occasionally obstructive symptoms with incarceration Umbilical hernia - Central, midabdominal bulge Epigastric hernia - Small lumps along the[emedicine.medscape.com] Tender mass in the gluteal area that is increasing in size; sciatic neuropathy and symptoms of intestinal or ureteral obstruction can also occur Perineal hernias - Perineal mass[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Duodenal Ulcer with Obstruction

    A dilated stomach may be appreciated as a tympanic mass in the epigastric area and/or left upper quadrant.[laparoscopyhospital.com]

  • Retroperitoneal Abscess

    The abdomen was distended, bowel sounds were active, and he was tender to palpation over the upper abdomen, more pronounced in the left hypochondrium and epigastric region[thefreelibrary.com] No abdominal masses or organomegaly were palpated. Bilateral 3 pitting leg edema was noted.[thefreelibrary.com] The abdomen was distended, bowel sounds were active, and he was tender to palpation over the upper abdomen, more pronounced in the left hypochondrium and epigastric region[thefreelibrary.com]

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