Abdominal Distention

Abdominal distention refers to swelling or protrusion of the abdomen. Abdominal distention can be caused by simple things (e.g. flatulence, pregnancy) or can indicate a severe internal organ disorder. The distention could be due to an abdominal mass, an ... More »

Causes

The first issue is to determine what type of change in the abdomen is causing the distention. Some of the ... More Causes »

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