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Abdominal Pain in Children (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

abdominal pain, stomach ache, stomach cramps, stomach pain, sour stomach, belly ache, belly cramp, indigestion, tummy ache, stomach flu, gastroenteritis, food poisoning, food allergy, appendicitis, vomiting, dehydration, abdominal pain in children

Author and Editor

Author: Robert Ferry, Jr., MD

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD

REFERENCE:

UpToDate. Causes of acute abdominal pain in children and adolescents.

UpToDate. Patient information: Chronic abdominal pain in children and adolescents (Beyond the Basics).


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 8/20/2013

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