Symptoms, conditions and causes

How to figure out what hurts in my belly?

Pain in the left upper quadrant (reference video for more precise locations) could be caused by:

• The heart (pain in the upper left quadrant that’s also going down the left arm)

• The stomach (GERD, indigestion, ulcer, gastritis, acid reflux) 

• The spleen 

• The pancreas 

Pain in the left lower quadrant (reference video for more precise locations) could be caused by:

• A kidney stone

• Colitis 

• An ovarian cyst 

• A fibroid 

Pain in the right upper quadrant (reference video for more precise locations) could be caused by:

• The liver 

• The gallbladder

Pain in the right lower quadrant (reference video for more precise locations) could be caused by:

• A kidney stone 

• The ileocecal valve 

• Appendicitis 

• An ovarian cyst  

Last updated: Feb 26, 2024 16:08 PM