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223 Possible Causes for Recurrent Epigastric Pain

  • Zollinger Ellison Syndrome

    A 51-year-old man visited the emergency department with recurrent epigastric pain.[]

  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst

    The patient was mean while just complaining of recurrent epigastric pain that was well managed by analgesics.[]

  • Acute Cholecystitis

    epigastric pain , a surgical sponge passed per anum in a 39-year-old man. de Nach einem beschwerdefreien Monat musste das Kind aufgrund einer akuten Cholezystitis cholezystektomiert[] […] ging 4 Jahre nach Cholezystektomie wegen akuter Cholezystitis und wiederkehrender Oberbauchsymptomatik peranal ein Bauchtuch ab. en Four years after cholecystectomy and recurrent[]

  • Duodenal Ulcer

    Figure 1 A 48-year-old man who was receiving medical treatment for peptic ulcer disease experienced intense epigastric pain, sudden in onset and without emesis, four hours[] The patient had an uneventful postoperative course, with no recurrence. D denotes duodenum, and S stomach.[]

  • Chronic Pancreatitis

    O: obstructive (e.g. choledocholithiasis , pancreatic head tumour ) Patients may present with exacerbations (episodes of acute pancreatitis ) manifesting as epigastric pain[] The true prevalence is therefore unknown. [2] Clinical features The majority of cases present at 35–55 years old with recurrent episodes of acute abdominal pain or pancreatitis[] […] recommend that cystic fibrosis needs to be ruled out in these patients before calling it idiopathic 10 G: genetic more commonly seen in the pediatric population A: autoimmune R: recurrent[]

  • Biliary Colic

    Biliary colic is characterized by pain in the epigastric region and the right upper quadrant.[] It may be asymptomatic or present with ongoing RUQ or epigastric pain with associated nausea and vomiting.[] It is slightly different in different stages and severity of disease, ranging from asymptomatic disease to acute and chronic symptoms that are recurrent and disabling.[]

  • Hereditary Pancreatitis

    Acute pancreatitis (AP) is characterized by two of the following criteria as per the revised Atlanta 2 international consensus: a sudden onset of epigastric pain, elevated[] It classically presents with epigastric abdominal pain radiating to the back, steatorrhea secondary to malabsorption and pancreatic diabetes due to islet cell damage [ 11[] The pain may be postprandial and located in the epigastric region, with radiation to the back.[]

  • Cholelithiasis

    […] lymph nodes Recurrence of gallstones within the bile ducts (even after cholecystectomy ) Chronic gallbladder inflammation increases the risk of gallbladder carcinoma ![] pain possible Weight loss Diagnosis Curative treatment: conventional cholecystectomy , possible partial liver resection, partial resection of the bile ducts and removal of[] […] salmonellosis ) Clinical features Signs of cholestasis : jaundice , pale stools, dark urine , pruritus Courvoisier's sign : painless jaundice and enlarged, painless gallbladder Epigastric[]

  • Peptic Ulcer

    […] abdominal pain is not associated with H. pylori infection, and there is conflicting evidence regarding the association between epigastric pain and H. pylori infection. 30[] […] and some vitamin and mineral malabsorptions. 28 CHILDREN Although gastrointestinal symptoms are common in children, PUD is rare (24.8 per 100,000 children annually). 29 Recurrent[]

  • Prepyloric Ulcer

    Epigastric abdominal pain is the most frequent presenting complaint ( 90%).[] Recurrent Ulceration The risk of ulcer recurrence is directly related to the procedure performed.[]

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