Disease Information for Acute Abdomen

Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Pelvic pain/pregnancy (acute)
Pelvic Pain Male
Abdominal Mass
Abdominal Pain
Abdominal pain after meals/eating food
Abdominal Pain Crampy
Abdominal Pain in Adolescent
Abdominal Pain in Children
Abdominal Pain in Infant/Newborn
Abdominal pain Radiates to Back
Abdominal Pain while Pregnant
Abdominal pain/better in thigh flexion
Abdominal Rigidity
Abdominal tenderness
Abdominal wall pain
Absence of bowel sounds
Acute abdomen
Acute surgical abdomen
Anorexia Decreased appetite
Anorexia in Children
Anorexia in Elderly
Appendicitis pain syndrome
Bimanual rectal/abdominal exam/Abnormal
Colicky Abdominal Pain
Constipation in Elderly
Decreased bowel sounds
Guarding/abdominal sign
Hypogastric Pain
Hypogastric surgical signs
Infant Apparent abdominal pain
Lower Abdominal Mass
Lower Abdominal Pain
Mass in RLQ
McBurneys point tenderness
Mid-Abdominal Pain
Obturator sign positive/internal rotation/adduction stress
Pain/abdomen inguinal radiation
Pain/abdomen worse on movement/motion
Pelvic Mass on Exam
Pelvic/rectal pressure symptoms
Peritoneal/abdominal signs
Periumbilical Pain in Children
Psoas sign positive
Rebound referral RLQ
Rebound referral/localized abdomen
Rebound tenderness/abdomen
Rectal exam painful
Rectal right-sided tenderness
Recurrent Abdominal Pain in Children
Right flank pain
Right Lower Quadrant Pain in Children
Right Lower Quadrant Pain in Elderly
Right Lower Quadrant Pain/Tenderness
Rigid Abdomen in Children
Rigid Abdomen in Elderly
RLQ peritoneal signs
Severe abdominal pain
Steady abdominal pain
Tender Hypogastrium
Vomiting in Children
Cutaneous hyperesthesia T10-12/right
Adnexal mass
Pelvic pain
Pelvic Pain Female
Flank Pain
Suprapubic pain
Acutely ill patient/signs
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Acute abdomen in children
Presentation/Adolescent female Abdominal pain
Disease Progression
Course/Acute only
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Abdominal Compartment Syndrome
Acute gastroenteritis
Black widow spider bite
Mediterranean periodic fever
Mittelschmerz ovulation syndrome
Pancreatitis, acute
Porphyria, acute intermittant
Associated Disease & Complications
Disease Mechanism & Classification
CLASS/Intestinal/stomach/gut (category)
PROCESS/Reference organ/system (category)
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
Other Treatments
TX/NPO status
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External Links Related to Acute Abdomen
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Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)