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Abdominal (belly) pain can be described as generalized or localized.
Generalized pain occurs in two or more sections of the belly. Localized pain is confined to or is most intense in one section of the belly.
Primary Medical ReviewerSarah Marshall, MD - Family Medicine
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine
Specialist Medical ReviewerKirtly Jones, MD - Obstetrics and Gynecology
Current as ofNovember 20, 2015