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Symptoms of disease - pain around the navel

Pain around the navel may be a signal of serious disease.

Pain in the abdomen always been for us one of the most unpleasant pain. After all, when a sore belly, we can not do nothing, we can not even walk normally.

Often determine the causes of pain around the navel is quite complex. In certain situations can not even consistently detailed study of the causes of pain. Often qualitative diagnosis & treatment requires extensive experience treating doctor, because sometimes the picture of the disease is unclear.



Which diseases there is pain around the navel

Pain around the navel can be observed in several diseases, such as:

- Diseases of the small intestine (enteritis), bacterial, viral, parasitic etiology.

- Worsening of chronic enteritis. Chronic enteritis - a disease characterized by inflammatory and degenerative changes in the mucous of the small intestine. Can be combined with lesions of the large intestine (enterocolitis). The cause of this disease is carried in the past intestinal infections giardiasis. Clinic shows dull, aching pain spill, that occurs after eating or independently of it, a sense of completeness, severity in epigastric region and around the navel (this feeling intensified after the meal and the evening), reduced appetite and a normal appetite, abdominal and rumbling in the abdomen. The skin is dry, marked by fragility of nails, bleeding gums, weakness, fatigue.

- Acute appendicitis. The most common acute diseases of the abdominal cavity, requiring surgery is acute appendicitis. The disease begins suddenly with the appearance of pain in the epigastric area or around the abdomen, sometimes around the navel, which is gradually growing. After a while it localized in the right half of the abdomen, the left iliac region (about wing ilium, right). Slight fever, rapid pulse, dry tongue. Clicking on the stomach determined by a sharp pain in the right half of the abdomen, the left iliac region, which increases when you release the hands, muscle tension.

- Herniated navel, which is accompanied by severe pain around navel, nausea, vomiting, delayed emptying and gas, increased heart rate. In the hernia pain is determined simultaneously with the formation of dense round or oblong shape, sharply painful, not reduce the abdominal cavity: this is pinched hernia is different from hernia that reduced. You must immediately cause the car "emergency" that will deliver patient in the surgical patient. Inappropriate engage hernia reposition, because you can damage the gut violated. Delay in calling "emergency" in danger and can lead to necrosis (necrosis) jammed intestine.

- Cancer of the small intestine. The most common initial symptoms are diarrhea disorders: nausea, vomiting, bloating, spastic pain in the bowels, pain around the navel. Further decrease in body weight that may be associated with reduced food as well as the rapid progression of tumor.

- Diverticulitis of the small intestine. Diverticula are called acquired bag-shaped protrusion of the mucous membrane through the muscular layer of intestine, ranging from 3 mm to more than 3 cm in diameter, usually multiple, often after 40 years. Very rare giant Diverticula in diameter and 15 cm Diverticula occur anywhere in the small intestine. Clinic includes pain around the navel, local tenderness in the left lower abdomen and fever.

- Abdominal migraine. Abdominal migraine is most common form of school children and adolescents. The pain is intense in nature, may spill or localized around the navel, accompanied by nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, blanching and cold extremities. Duration of pain ranged from half an hour to several hours or even several days. Characteristically simultaneous appearance of abdominal pain and headaches, or their duty.

It is important to take into account the relationship of abdominal pain of migraine headache character typical of migraine symptoms: a young age, cases of migraine in the family, the therapeutic effect anti-migraine drugs increase the speed of the linear blood flow in the abdominal aorta with Doppler during paroxysms.

- Twisting of the small intestine (intestinal obstruction strangulative). Volvulus of the small intestine begins acutely. The disease occurs with severe general and local clinical symptoms characteristic of acute high intestinal obstruction. The leading symptom is sharp pain. Characterized by a constant sharp pain deep in the abdomen region. Pain (both permanent and cramping) are localized in the right half of the abdomen and around the navel. Vomiting appears in early disease. Delay faeces and gases are in most cases.

In the early hours of the disease on the background of permanent pain recurrent cramping pain, the intensity of which increases synchronously with peristalsis, reaching intolerable character. Often, patients scream in pain become restless, take a forced position of the stomach brought to their feet. Vomiting initially repeated and does not bring relief.

- Violation circulation aneurysms and abdominal aorta.



Which doctor should I contact if there is a pain around the navel

  • Gastroenterologist


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Do you feel navel hurts? You should be very careful approach to your health in general. People pay not enough attention to the symptoms of the disease and don't realize that these diseases can be critically dangerous. There are many diseases that in the beginning didn't manifest in our body, but in the end it turns out, unfortunately, it have already been treated too late. Every disease has its own specific features typical symptoms - called symptoms of the disease. Definition of symptoms is the first step in the diagnosis of diseases in general. You just need a few times a year to be screened by a doctor, not only to prevent a terrible disease, but also to maintain a healthy spirit in a body and the organism in general.

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