Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.
Recurring Abdominal Pain
Physical violence or sexual abuse in women can lead a woman to experience recurring abdominal pain. The cause of the abdominal pain is not fully understood. Some experts think it may be caused by increased nerve sensitivity in the abdomen that is triggered by the stress and trauma of abuse events.
Has another individual treated you violently in a current or previous relationship, or have you been the victim of a physical or sexual assault?