Acute abdomen

What is Acute abdomen?

The term acute abdomen refers to a sudden, severe abdominal pain of unclear etiology that is less than 24 hours in duration. It is in many cases a medical emergency, requiring urgent and specific diagnosis. Several causes need surgical treatment.

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I have got a sudden stomach ache in the upper part of my stomach that feels like a stitch and is bloat

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Hi i get a sudden stomach ache, have to rush to toilet, sweating, feel faint, legs like jelly, loose stools. I feel better once ive been to toilet....

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Based alone on the description of your symptoms, I would say that you have acquired...

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Is a patient with diverticulitis at higher risk to develop peritonitis after a hysterectomy?...

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Thank you for the query.

I just want to make sure that by diverticulitis you understand acute inflammation of large intestine diverticle....

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Hi i get a sudden stomach ache, have to rush to toilet, sweating, feel faint, legs like jelly, loose stools. I feel better once ive been to toilet....

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Is a patient with diverticulitis at higher risk to develop peritonitis after a hysterectomy?

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I have got a sudden stomach ache in the upper part of my stomach that feels like a stitch and is bloat

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