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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Understanding New and Severe Abdominal Pain

It is reassuring that you do not have a fever, although it does not eliminate the possibility that you have an infection as the cause of your pain.

Our suspicion that your symptoms are coming from part or all of the small intestine will be stronger if you are having nausea or vomiting. Nausea and vomiting are common symptoms that can result from small bowel irritation.

Are you having nausea or vomiting?

Yes, I have these symptoms.

No, I am not nauseated or vomiting.

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