STOMACH ACHE DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

STOMACH ACHE DISEASE DEFINITION, PREVENTION, AND TREATMENT

Understanding Stomach Ache Disease – Abdominal pain is one of the most common complaints felt by most people. This is a sense of discomfort in the abdomen where various symptoms may be accompanying it. Complaints of abdominal pain can be caused due to organ disorders in the stomach, or not in the stomach.

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Diagnosis of Stomach Ache Disease

To determine the diagnosis of abdominal pain, in the early stages, the doctor will perform a thorough physical examination. After that, additional checks may be made according to the alleged cause of his abdominal pain.

In abdominal pain due to indigestion, stool examination, ultrasound, or endoscopy can be done. If suspected urinary tract causes, routine urine examination in the laboratory, abdominal ultrasound, or x-rays in the abdominal area also needs to be done.

In disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, vaginal fluid examination under a microscope and ultrasound is generally required.

Symptoms  of Illness Stomach Ache

Abdominal pain can have varied symptoms. The symptoms can be sensations such as cramps, stomach twisting, stomach felt stabbed, and so on. Regarding time, some stomachaches last for only a few minutes or occur continuously in a few hours to several days.

In disorders of the digestive tract are generally symptoms of abdominal pain felt like cramps or twisting, accompanied by diarrhea/constipation, vomiting, stomach feels panting.

Symptoms of abdominal pain in food poisoning cases accompanied by severe vomiting and diarrhea immediately after consuming unhygienic foods.

Symptoms of urinary tract infection are generally a lower abdominal pain, accompanied by pain during urination, incomplete feeling during urination, and urine can be cloudy or red.

In the obstructed uterus, abdominal pain is generally accompanied by vaginal bleeding, vaginal discharge, or pain during intercourse.

Treatment of Disease Stomach Ache

The main treatment of abdominal pain depends on the cause. As a first aid, people with abdominal pain can take paracetamol to relieve pain. Also, try to eat in small portions but often, and drink warm water slowly.

See your doctor immediately if:

  • Abdominal pain is so great that it can not move
  • Accompanied by nausea vomiting until food and drink cannot be digested at all
  • Feces mixed with blood
  • History occurred input clash several days before stomach pain
  • Complaints of abdominal pain, in general, are not lost for> 2 weeks

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Cause of Disease Stomach Ache

There are various causes of abdominal pain, among others are:

  • Disturbed in the gastrointestinal tract, such as gallstones, gastric irritation, inflammation of the pancreas, intestinal obstruction, appendicitis, and so on.
  • Food poisoning
  • Urinary tract disorders, such as kidney stones, kidney infections, or bladder infections
  • Food allergies
  • Disorders in the pregnant organs, such as uterine infection, miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy
  • Etc

Prevention of Disease Stomach Ache

How to prevent stomach pain also varies, depending on the cause. But in general, to overcome stomach pain due to indigestion, get used to eating at the regular time. You should make sure to eat nutritious foods (containing carbohydrates, vegetables, protein, and fruit).

Also, avoid stress with regular exercise 4-5 times a week for 30-60 minutes.