The Causes, Symptoms & Problems Associated With Abdominal Pain!!

Pain in the abdomen is very common, bringing a lot of difficulty and uneasiness with it. It might range from a mild pain that often gets over in a day to a chronic pain that might be because of some severe infection. In case the pain is unbearable and hasn’t been alleviated by any medication then it is recommended that you approach a pain management specialist.

What can be the Causes!

It doesn’t matter whether the abdominal pain is mild or sharp, it brings with it such uneasiness that the person facing it becomes frustrated and disturbed. Apart from this, it is important for the victim as well as the others to know the reasons that might lead to this cute pain:

  • Food poisoning
  • Indigestion
  • Constipation
  • Ulcers
  • Hernia
  • Kidney Stones
  • Urinary tract infection
  • Appendicitis
  • Menstrual cramps
  • Food allergies
  • Gastric trouble
  • Lactose intolerance
  • Gallstones etc

If a mild pain is not taken care of at the initial level then there are chances that the pain can become a chronic infection.

Stay Aware of the Symptoms

  • The abdominal pain is lengthy, even continues after few hours
  • Difficulty in passing stool
  • Vomiting
  • Fever
  • In case you feel pain while urinating, or there is frequent urination
  • The area of abdomen becomes very tender
  • It becomes difficult to keep food down for more than two days

However the points in which you are advised immediate medical attention include:

  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Vomiting blood
  • Experiencing blood in the stool

Abdominal Pain can be because of the Problems

Some of the problems because of which abdominal pain is felt are elaborated as:


This is a very common issue, in which passing the stool becomes very difficult or in other words you start going to toilet less. Adding to this, cramps are felt in the lower abdomen area causing chronic pain

Urine Infection

A very chronic pain that is felt in the lower area of the abdomen, following with sick and sweaty feeling. The patient might also face pain while passing the urine or he/she may experience blood in the urine.

If you or any of your loved one is suffering from some any abdominal pain or any other body pain, get a professional advice from Dr. Zaki Anwar by placing an appointment at (815) 464-7212). He is an expert anesthesiologist and certified Pain Management Specialist who has been practicing pain relief techniques for the past several years with effective results.