Abdominal Pain Directory
Abdominal pain can be a symptom of many conditions. Because it could be something serious, you should see a doctor to evaluate abdominal pain. Treatments will depend on the cause of the pain. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about causes of abdominal pain, how to treat it, and much more.
Gas, Bloating, and Burping-Check Your Symptoms
This tool will help you check the symptoms associated with gas, bloating, and burping to determine if you need to seek medical treatment.
Abdominal Pain, Age 11 and Younger-Check Your Symptoms
If your child, age 11 and younger, is experiencing abdominal pain, check the symptoms here to determine if you need to seek medical treatment.
Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older-Preparing For Your Appointment
A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Abdominal Pain Aged 12 and Older.
Abdominal Pain, Age 12 and Older-Topic Overview
Abdominal pain can be widespread or localized to one area, such as lower or left side abdominal pain. Learn what causes different types of abdominal pain.
The Truth About Stomach Flu
Stomach flu isn’t really a ‘flu.’ It’s gastroenteritis and can be caused by bacteria, a virus, or a parasite.
7 Pains You Shouldn't Ignore
Is your pain normal, or is it a sign of something serious? Find out what your body might be telling you.
Winter Holidays, Upset Stomachs
Enjoy holiday food without heartburn, upset stomach, and diarrhea or constipation. This article explains why we suffer digestive problems during the holidays, and then offers six tips to help you avoid digestive problems.
Gas, Bloating: Always Uncomfortable?
Common causes of gas and bloating, and ways you can prevent and treat these conditions.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Irritable Bowel Syndrome
WebMD's overview covers IBS symptoms, causes, medicines, and trigger foods, as well as lifestyle tips for managing this disruptive, but common, irritable bowel condition.
The Stomach (Human Anatomy): Picture, Function, Definition, Conditions, and More
Learn more from WebMD about the anatomy of the stomach, along with illnesses that affect the stomach and tests to diagnose stomach problems.
The Abdomen (Human Anatomy) - Picture, Function, Parts, Definition, and More
WebMD's Abdomen Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the abdomen. Learn about its function, parts, abdominal conditions, and more.