Abdominal Pain in Children (cont.)
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Abdominal Pain in Children Diagnosis
Abdominal pain in children has several potential causes, affecting multiple organ systems, each requiring a unique set of diagnostic tests. The doctor will obtain a thorough history and examine the child, which likely will include a rectal exam to evaluate the presence of blood. From this information the doctor may order additional tests.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/12/2015
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