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Abdominal Pain

Abdominal Pain: What is it, causes and when to see a doctor | KKH

Abdominal Pain - Symptoms

Abdominal Pain - How to prevent?

Abdominal Pain - Diagnosis

Abdominal Pain - Treatments

Abdominal Pain - Preparing for surgery

Abdominal Pain - Post-surgery care

Abdominal Pain - Other Information

​Consult your doctor when the following problems arise:

  • Any of the symptoms, e.g. pain, vomiting, diarrhoea, becomes worse within 12 - 24 hours.
  • Pain becomes localised (e.g. in the right lower abdomen as in appendicitis)
  • The pain is severe and lasts more than 1 hour
  • The pain is constant and lasts more than 2 hours
  • Abdomen becomes painful to touch
  • Abdomen becomes distended
  • There is fresh blood in the urine, stools, or vomitus
  • Stools becomes black, sticky, and foul smelling
  • Your child is unable to retain any fluid
  • Your child is lethargic
  • Vomitus is greenish in colour

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