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Upper Left Abdominal Pain: 9 Possible Causes and Treatment
13 Common Causes of Pain under Left Rib Cage with Treatments
A bloated stomach is a very uncomfortable feeling that can be quite embarrassing when it is accompanied by excessive, smelly gas or the sudden need to run to the toilet. Abdominal bloating may also interfere with your professional, recreational, or social life. Abdominal pain and bloating typically results when the gastrointestinal GI tract fills with gas or air. It is often described as a feeling of fullness, tightness, or swollenness in the abdominal region. The abdomen may also feel hard and painful to the touch.
Understanding IBS Pain
Medically reviewed by Dr. Brian Paris, D. C on Nov.
This is different from a generalized abdominal pain and to have pain that you can pinpoint to a specific side or area can help your doctor to make a fast diagnosis. There are many reasons you may have a pain in your right side - bacteria and viral infections are all associated with this type of pain. Keep reading to learn more information about it. In medicine, the abdomen is divided into four quadrants. The imaginary axis lines run through the belly button.