Upper abdominal pain and Abdominal pain after eating

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Acid reflux

Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common condition, where acid from the stomach leaks up into the oesophagus (gullet).


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Abdominal pain after eating
  • Burning pain in chest or upper abdomen
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Chest tightness
  • Bloated stomach

More information on Acid reflux is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Gallstone

Gallstones are small stones, usually made of cholesterol, that form in the gallbladder.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Right sided abdominal pain
  • Feeling sick or nausea
  • Abdominal pain after eating
  • Loss of appetite

More information on Gallstone is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.