"My tummy hurts" can mean anything from your tot ate too much candy to he's constipated or dealing with nerves or actual stomach bugs. Take our quiz to see how much you know about what ails your child's abdomen.
Which of the following is considered to be a common cause of abdominal pain?
Changes in eating habits
All of the above
True or false: abdominal pain due to constipation is most often on the child's left side.
Which of the following is not a symptom of appendicitis?
Pain beginning around the belly button
Pain moving to the lower right side
Pain that wanes when the patient moves, walks, or coughs
Nausea, throwing up, and lack of appetite
True or false: strep throat may cause a stomachache in children.
Which of the following is the most frequent cause of stomach pain in children?