Often Left Abdominal Cramps In Women Aged 56 Years?
good night, doc, I want to ask my mother, aged 56, recently, she often feels cramps in her left stomach and this morning she said she was sick but still able to do activities. me why huh? thanks
Abdominal cramps can be caused by a variety of causes. From the condition that your mother is experiencing, the cramps in the left side of the stomach may be caused by gastritis.
Gastritis is an inflammation of the stomach wall. Gastritis often occurs in people who have risk factors such as frequent late meals, excessive stress, consumption of spicy food, alcohol, or consumption of certain drugs. Gastritis can cause symptoms such as pain in the left abdomen, cramps in the left side of the stomach, pain in the stomach usually increases with food consumption, nausea. If indeed the condition that your mother is experiencing is due to gastritis, then it is necessary to treat using certain gastric drugs that will be prescribed by the doctor according to your mother's condition.
But besides that, the condition that your mother is experiencing can also be caused by other causes such as:
Urinary tract infection Tense abdominal muscles urinary tract stones gastrointestinal tract infection nerve clamps Therefore, if your mother's condition has been going on for more than 3 days, then you should see a doctor right away, so that the doctor can check your mother's condition further. . maybe later additional tests such as blood tests or ultrasound will be done if necessary.
It is recommended that your mother does not consume fatty and spicy foods. eat on a regular schedule. get used to drinking 1 glass of water in the morning waking up. don't like to hold BAK. avoid a static sitting position for too long.
Here's an article that you can read about chronic gastritis
may be useful. thank you