Left-sided Stomach Pain In An 8-year-old Child?
At night, my 8-year-old child often complained of stomach pain on the left.
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Abdominal pain can be caused by various factors. Perlubdi found out more about the location of the pain caused by whether the upper left or middle left along with the characteristics of pain, and the need to do a history and direct physical examination. Some possibilities include:
In the meantime what you can do include:
Warm compresses on the abdomen when painful
Maintain a healthy and regular diet
Avoid spicy, sour, coconut milk, oily foods
Do not squeeze or massage the stomach
Increase fiber intake such as fruits and vegetables
Increase fluid intake
If the complaint does not improve or you are worried you should check your child to a pediatrician to get further examination and treatment related to your child's condition
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