What Causes Lower Stomach Pain?

Q:
What causes lower stomach pain?

A:
Pain in the lower abdomen may be caused by:

  • appendicitis
  • ectopic pregnancy (a pregnancy that occurs outside the womb)
  • intestinal obstruction

In women, lower left abdominal pain may be caused by:

  • appendicitis
  • cancer
  • Crohn’s disease
  • kidney infection
  • ovarian cysts

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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