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    Abdominal Pain

    Four locations used to describe abdominal pain

    Three regions used to describe abdominal (belly) pain

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    Abdominal (belly) pain can be described as generalized or localized.

    Generalized pain occurs in two or more sections of the belly. Localized pain is confined to or is most intense in one section of the belly.

    ByHealthwise Staff
    Primary Medical Reviewer Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
    Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
    Specialist Medical Reviewer Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

    Current as ofNovember 20, 2015

    Current as of: November 20, 2015

    Author: Healthwise Staff

    Medical Review: Sarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine & Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Kirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology

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