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Abdominal Pain

Abdominal Pain: Overview, Risk Factors and Causes, Symptoms, Treatment | Singapore General Hospital

Abdominal Pain - What it is

What is tummy ache?

“Tummy ache” is a person’s description of abdominal discomfort. Other common terms include bloating, wind, poor digestion or a pulling abdominal discomfort. When assessed by a physician, “tummy ache” is to be differentiated from colic (a squeezing pain) and inflammatory pain within specific organs (for e.g. acute appendicitis or acute cholecystitis).Abdominal Pain Singapore General Hospital

Abdominal Pain - How to prevent?

Abdominal Pain - Preparing for surgery

Abdominal Pain - Post-surgery care

Abdominal Pain - Other Information

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