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8yr old son has constant stomach ache

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8yr old son has constant stomach ache
Submitted: 16 days ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Expert:  Dr.Sumanth replied 16 days ago.
Hi...Welcome to Just Answer. I am Dr. Sumanth Amperayani and I am here to help you today. I have 15 years of experience in the field of Pediatrics at a tertiary care referral hospital. I will do my level best to alleviate your health concern. I am currently reviewing your question. I will be back in a moment to guide you further.
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Kind regards - Dr. Sumanth Amperayani
Expert:  Dr.Sumanth replied 16 days ago.
May I know the duration of the stomach ache so that I can frame my further questions please?
Customer: replied 16 days ago.
About 4 weeks this time but has had several bouts before
Expert:  Dr.Sumanth replied 16 days ago.
Hello... I understand your concern.
I need some more information please.
1. Is the pain abdomen associated with vomiting or diarrhea?
2. Is there any rash over the body?
3. Are there any joint pains and joint swellings?
4. Is there any family history of renal stones or gall stones?
5. Is there any family history of inflammatory bowel disease?
6. Is there any personal or family history of seizures?
7. Is there any family or personal history of migraine?
8. Has there been any recurrent or chronic fever?
9. Has there been any significant weight loss or loss of appetite?
10. Is it associated with any urinary abnormalities?
11. Is the pain occurring in spasms or consistent?
12. Is it associated with spicy diet or exotic food?
13.Is there any personal or family history of pancreatitis please?
Please get back to me with the above information so that I can guide you better.
Kind regards - Dr Sumanth Amperayani
Expert:  Dr.Sumanth replied 13 days ago.

Hi, just checking in to see how things are going. Do you need further assistance?

I will be glad to be of assistance to you if you have any further questions in this health regard please.

Kind regards – Dr. Sumanth Amperayani