+ Site Statistics
References:
52,654,530
Abstracts:
29,560,856
PMIDs:
28,072,755
+ Search Articles
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
Most Shared
PDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on Facebook
Follow on Twitter
Follow on LinkedIn

+ Translate
+ Recently Requested

Abdominal echography in recurrent abdominal pain: study in 100 cases



Abdominal echography in recurrent abdominal pain: study in 100 cases



Anales Espanoles de Pediatria 29(3): 217-219



Abdominal ultrasound imaging performed in 100 children with recurrent abdominal pain have been reviewed. Organic abnormalities were found in 7% of cases. It is emphasized the importance of a careful clinical history, physical examination as well as biological and bacteriological investigations before abdominal echography. In spite of that we believe abdominal ultrasonography is useful in this type of patients, even when non-organic causes are suspected, because of its harmlessness. If the study were normal, others more aggressive explorations could be avoided.

(PDF emailed within 1 workday: $29.90)

Accession: 039142896

Download citation: RISBibTeXText

PMID: 3057978



Related references

Recurrent abdominal pain. Abdominal cutaneous nerve entrapment syndrome: A report of three cases. Semergen, 2017

Recurrent abdominal pain in primary care: study of functional recurrent abdominal pain. Anales Espanoles de Pediatria 53(5): 458-468, 2001

Children's recurrent abdominal pain: predictors of health-care consultation for recurrent abdominal pain among urban schoolchildren in Malaysia. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 16(2): 154-159, 2001

Long term follow up of children with recurrent abdominal pain. Definition of recurrent abdominal pain was not applied. Bmj 317(7159): 682-683, 1998

Do bulk preparations help in cases of recurrent abdominal pain in children? A controlled study. Ugeskrift for Laeger 144(10): 714-715, 1982

Orthostasis, the autonomic nervous system, and abdominal pain in children: is there a relation between postural orthostatic tachycardia and recurrent abdominal pain?. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition 47(5): 696-700, 2008

H pylori infection associated with unspecified abdominal pain in referred children but not with (UAP) in primary care or with recurrent abdominal pain. Evidence-Based Medicine 15(5): 153-154, 2010

Diagnostic value of abdominal echography in cirrhosis of the African black. A study of 99 cases. Annales de Gastroenterologie et D'hepatologie 28(2): 61-64, 1992

Beyond routine abdominal CT in the ER: a patient with indeterminate recurrent abdominal pain benefits from CT enterography. Clinical Imaging 36(3): 231-235, 2012

Abdominal epilepsy, an uncommon cause of chronic and recurrent abdominal pain: a case report. Clinical Case Reports 4(12): 1117-1119, 2016

Prevalence of abdominal migraine and recurrent abdominal pain in a Japanese clinic. Pediatrics International 58(7): 669-671, 2016

Abdominal ultrasonography in the diagnostic work-up in children with recurrent abdominal pain. European Journal Of Pediatrics. 156(10): 787-788, 1997

Abdominal migraine as a cause of chronic recurrent abdominal pain in a 9-years-old girl--case report. Polski Merkuriusz Lekarski 19(110): 191-192, 2005

Toothpick perforation of the intestines presenting as recurrent abdominal pain: possible roles of abdominal ultrasound and MRI. Clinical Medicine Insights. Case Reports 6: 131-135, 2013

Torsion of intra-abdominal lipoma--a rare cause of recurrent or acute abdominal pain. Case report. Acta Chirurgica Scandinavica 154(9): 539-540, 1988