Abdominal Pain

At some point in our lives, we experience mild to severe abdominal pain. While some pains are not serious and just go away on their own, others are bothersome. So it is important that you don’t take the pain lightly. Severe pain can be a sign of an illness which could be serious.

Types of Abdomen Pain

The symptoms depend on the possible cause of the abdominal pain. But the most common symptom is the pain itself. The pain can be sharp, dull, achy and cramp-like, which may be mild to severe. 

Symptoms

The symptoms depend on the possible cause of the abdominal pain. But the most common symptom is the pain itself. The pain can be sharp, dull, achy and cramp-like, which may be mild to severe. 

Lower Abdomen Pain: Possible Causes

Severe abdominal pain in the lower part may indicate appendicitis or intestinal obstruction. For women, it can be a symptom of ectopic pregnancy. Other possible causes include kidney stones, infection or gallbladder stones. However, in most cases, especially if the pain is not that severe or if it is not frequent, the causes may be stress, constipation, diarrhea, stomach flu.

Upper Abdomen Pain: Possible Causes

Pain in the upper abdomen could be caused by gastritis, which is the inflammation of the stomach lining. Other causes include acid reflux, injury, pneumonia, bloating, hepatitis and gallstones. However, the best way to determine the cause is to have your pain diagnosed by a professional.

Abdomen Pain Treatments

There are various medications and treatments available for abdominal pain. However, treating the pain or taking meds for the pain without consulting a doctor or without proper diagnosis can be dangerous. Abdomen pain is treated based on the underlying cause and the accompanying symptoms.

 AZ Pain and Spine offers pain management and treatment solutions for abdominal pain.

Why You Should Reach Out to AZ Pain and Spine

When it comes to pain, it is best to seek medical help straight from the pain specialists. We at AZ Pain and Spine are comprised of specialists who are highly skilled, well-trained and experienced in various pain conditions. With the help of our cutting-edge technology and state-of-the-art facilities, we provide efficient pain management and treatment solutions for various kinds of abdominal pain, as well as its associated symptoms. 

If you are experiencing a mild or a severe abdominal pain, don’t prolong your agony. Don’t wait for things to get worse. See the doctors and professionals at AZ Pain and Spine Institute. Contact us today and make an appointment.