The discomfort in this area can indicate various health problems, from temporary ailments to serious diseases requiring treatment
Many people had to experience pain in the abdomen. The discomfort in this area can indicate various health problems, from temporary ailments to serious diseases requiring treatment, reports Rus.Media.
Everything has a cause, so it is important to know what exactly happens to the body in cases when you or a loved one have pain in different parts of the abdomen.
1. Stomach hurts on the left
Pain in the left hypochondrium often indicates pancreatitis. Also hurt the stomach left can with bleeding gastric ulcer or duodenal ulcer.
2. Stomach hurts on the right
Pain in the right hypochondrium, radiating to the right shoulder, along with the emergence of a feeling of heaviness and nausea are signs of gall (hepatic) colic. Pain in the lower abdomen often occurs in the presence of stones in the gallbladder.
If the pain is dull and is accompanied by loss of appetite is one of the symptoms of biliary dyskinesia. Discomfort in this area occurs in acute hepatitis C and in the presence of hepatitis A or b, and liver cirrhosis.
In renal colic the abdomen is usually sore right in the area of the waist. In any case, need to consult a doctor as the pain may indicate appendicitis, low back pain or inflammation of the ovaries.
3. Pain in the navel area
Pain in the middle of the abdomen often occurs as a result of overeating. Also cause pain in the navel can be a dysbacteriosis.
Recurrent pain under the navel point to irritable bowel syndrome, and can sometimes signal the presence of viral infection.
4. Sore upper abdomen
Pain in the upper abdomen is often a sign of gastritis. It is important to consider that pain at the top of the abdomen, radiating to right hand, it happens during a heart attack. But it is also one of the symptoms of appendicitis.
5. Abdominal pain
If it pulls and hurts the lower abdomen, it is a common symptom of inflammation of the appendages. Such pain can be due to constipation, cystitis, endometriosis and ectopic pregnancy.
Abdominal pain always indicates an imbalance in the body, so to suffer or to self-medicate in such cases should not be. It is important to detect the disease and prescribe treatment.