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Abdominal pain is traditionally described by its chronicity (acute or chronic), its progression over time, its nature (sharp, dull, colicky), its distribution (by various methods, such as abdominal quadrant (left upper quadrant, left lower quadrant, right upper quadrant, right lower quadrant) or other methods that divide the abdomen into nine sections), and by characterization of the factors that make it worse, or alleviate it.
Cardiovascular surgeons heal a patient’s aortic dissection

Cardiovascular surgeons heal a patient’s aortic dissection

Simple genetic test may boost response rates in children with eosinophilic esophagitis

Simple genetic test may boost response rates in children with eosinophilic esophagitis

Fat-filled immune cells found in victims of vaping illness

Fat-filled immune cells found in victims of vaping illness

FDA approves first drug to treat patients with rare lung condition

FDA approves first drug to treat patients with rare lung condition

Research shows benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy for IBS continue 2 years after treatment

Research shows benefits of cognitive behavioral therapy for IBS continue 2 years after treatment

The gift of longevity for a pancreatic cancer patient

The gift of longevity for a pancreatic cancer patient

Human infective nematode identified in canine carriers for the first time

Human infective nematode identified in canine carriers for the first time

Gallstone formation may be driven by neutrophils

Gallstone formation may be driven by neutrophils

Molecular mechanism of enterovirus infection uncovered

Molecular mechanism of enterovirus infection uncovered

High gluten intake during childhood increases risk of celiac disease

High gluten intake during childhood increases risk of celiac disease

Chlamydia vaccine shows promise after a successful clinical trial

Chlamydia vaccine shows promise after a successful clinical trial

Younger colorectal cancer patients experience delays in care leading to emergency diagnoses

Younger colorectal cancer patients experience delays in care leading to emergency diagnoses

New injection helps reduce body weight, glucose levels in patients with obesity

New injection helps reduce body weight, glucose levels in patients with obesity

Rutgers expert discusses how to stay safe as 'flesh-eating bacteria' move into new waters

Rutgers expert discusses how to stay safe as 'flesh-eating bacteria' move into new waters

Children with medical emergencies get only limited help during airline flights

Children with medical emergencies get only limited help during airline flights

NHS England pilot paves way for new smartphone-based UTI test

NHS England pilot paves way for new smartphone-based UTI test

Diabetes medications mask euglycemic ketoacidosis at the time of surgery

Diabetes medications mask euglycemic ketoacidosis at the time of surgery

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Caffeine may cause problems for individuals with anxiety disorder

Study reveals lack of evidence for pediatric drugs prescribed to treat chronic pain

Study reveals lack of evidence for pediatric drugs prescribed to treat chronic pain

Are Chronic Pain Relief Drugs for Children Effective?

Are Chronic Pain Relief Drugs for Children Effective?