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5 possible causes of "Upper abdominal pain, Back pa..."
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Depression
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Back pain
  • Vomiting
  • Epigastric pain
1. Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperparathyroidism occurs when the parathyroid glands make too much parathyroid hormone (PTH). The parathyroid glands are four pea-sized endocrine glands located in your neck, near or attached to the back of you...
Symptoms:
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Epigastric pain
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Back pain
  • Vomiting
  • Aversion to food or drink
2. Acute Pancreatitis
Chances are, you don't know a lot about your pancreas. But when the pancreas becomes inflamed, you're going to feel the pain. Acute pancreatitis is an inflammation in the pancreas, an organ found behind the stomach an...
Symptoms:
  • Heart murmurs
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Back pain
  • Vomiting
  • High blood pressure
3. Heart Attack Overview
In the movies, heart attacks are always very obvious. In reality, heart attacks aren't always so sudden or dramatic. Read our brief overview for information about heart attacks.
This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.
Symptoms:
  • Back pain
  • Fatty stools
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain worse with eating
  • Abdominal pain radiating to the back
4. Chronic Pancreatitis
Chronic pancreatitis affects the organ known as the pancreas, which is located below your stomach. The pancreas produces enzymes, which help to digest your food, and hormones such as insulin, which regulates the leve...
Symptoms:
  • Diarrhea
  • Back pain
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain radiating to the back
  • Pain
5. Pancreatic Cancer
Pancreatic cancer occurs within the tissues of the pancreas, a vital organ that is located behind the stomach. The pancreas plays an essential role in digestion by producing enzymes that the body needs to digest fats...

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