Author | Jo Marie Reilly, MD

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Older Woman With Abdominal Pain

September 01, 2007

For 2 weeks, a 67-year-old obese woman has had episodes of diffuse, nonradiating abdominal pain that last for several hours and are slightly relieved by famotidine/antacid. She rates the pain as 7 on a scale of 1 to 10.