Abdominal pain is a very common condition, which occurs between the chest and pelvic regions. It can be of different types and might range in the intensity.
This condition can be caused by many reasons, including, infection, abnormal growths, obstruction (blockage), inflammation or intestinal disorders. However, it can be a symptom of various health problems, which is shown by its location of the discomfort. Here are some diseases when abdominal pain occurs:
– Stomach ulcers
– Kidney stones
In some cases, the reason for the abdominal pain or cramps might be an upset stomach, which causes swelling or inflammation of the intestines and stomach lining. It can be also caused by the consumption of a large meal, fatty foods, too many drinks, as well as by a virus or allergic reactions.
The Healthline emphasized the next most common symptoms of an upset stomach:
– Increase in bowel movements.
Any abdominal pain can be serious, and when it is too intense and severe that might be a sign of the severe health issue, so visiting your doctor is the first thing to be done.
Here is a so-called ‘Belly Map,’ which will help you to identify the meaning of the pain in the stomach, according to the place where it occurs: