About Dr. Sushrut Singh
Dr. Sushrut Singh is a consultant in the Department of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Yashoda Hospital & Research Centre. Having pursued both his M.B.B.S. and M.D. from the King George’s Medical College, Lucknow, he went on to complete his postgraduate super-speciality in Hepatology from the only Liver University in Asia under the guidance of most renowned Prof. Dr. Shiv Kumar Sarin from the Institute of Liver and Biliary Sciences (ILBS), New Delhi.
Everybody occasionally deals with a stomach ache. The terms stomachache, tummy ache, gut ache, and bellyache are also used to refer to abdominal pain. There are different degrees of abdominal pain. It could be constant or intermittent. Abdominal discomfort can be acute, or it can last for weeks, months, or even years (chronic). If your abdomen pain is so severe that moving would only make it worse, or if you are unable to sit still or find a comfortable posture, call your doctor immediately once.
If you are experiencing pain along with any other unsettling symptoms or signs, such as:
- Intense pain
- Soiled stools
- Persistent dizziness and nausea
- Loss of weight
- The appearance of yellow skin
- Severe sensitivity to touch in the abdomen
- Abdominal swelling