Stomach pain is a very common phenomenon in our lives. For example, if you eat unclean things or your diet is too spicy and irritating, it may cause the phenomenon of stomach pain.Some stomach pain is slightly mild, can be relieved quickly, while some belly pain is more serious, and it needs to be treated in time.What are the causes of stomach pain?
The abdominal pain is usually referred to as abdominal pain. The abdomen contains many important organs, such as spleen and stomach, duodenal intestines, pancreas, hepatobilia, small intestines, large intestine, appendix, etc.Regional pain, the problem of digestive tract is considered the most common cause of abdominal pain.The following kinds of digestive tract problems often cause abdominal pain:
1. Acute gastroenteritis
Acute gastroenteritis is one of the common causes of abdominal pain, that is, often said that eating bad stomachs. Patients generally have a history of overeating or unclean diet. The characteristics of abdominal pain are generally paroxysmal pain, often accompanied by vomiting with vomiting, Diarrhea and water -like, the patient’s middle and upper abdomen or umbilicus are light tender, and the intestinal sounds are hyperactive.
2. Stomach and duodenal ulcers
Gastrointestinal ulcers occur in the gastrointestinal and duodenum. Most patients with gastric and duodenal ulcers are mostly young and middle -aged. Abdominal pain is mainly the middle and upper abdomen. Some patients have burning pain, and some are painful.Some patients only show abdominal discomfort.Stomach ulcers often manifest in dinner pain, and duodenal ulcers are often manifested as empty stomach and night pain.
3. Intestinal obstruction
Intestinal obstruction is a cause of intestinal content caused by various reasons. The common manifestations are abdominal pain and abdominal distension, nausea and vomiting, stopping exhaust and defecation.Be wary may be intestinal obstruction.
4. Acute pancreatitis
The cause of pancreatitis is related to excessive drinking and gallstones in the bile duct. Patients have a history of gallbladder disease, overeating or alcoholic history.Radiation, often accompanied by symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, fever.
Patients with appendicitis are mainly metastatic right lower abdomen pain, which gradually intensify, often nausea and vomiting, and most patients will have low fever. Even purulent appendicitis will generally not exceed 38 ° C.Performing, even peritonitis.
Abdominal pain, don’t blindly relieve pain
Belly pain can be divided into acute abdominal pain and chronic abdominal pain according to the acute onset and the length of the disease.If abdominal pain is severe, cannot be relieved or repeatedly appeared, you should go to the hospital in time, especially at the same time as severe abdominal pain, accompanied by fever, black or blood, unavailable vomiting and (or) vomiting blood.
Treatment of abdominal pain must first find the cause. Blind pain will cover up the condition, increase the difficulty of diagnosis, and may even lead to misdiagnosis.Therefore, do not take painkillers yourself before medical treatment, and temporarily fast forbidden water to avoid aggravating the disease of some diseases, such as acute digestive tract hemorrhage, pancreatitis, and intestinal obstruction.
(Comprehensive from: Zhongshan Hospital affiliated to Fudan University)