Abdominal toad

Abdominal toad - the attack of sharp pains in the stomach, accompanied by a significant flatulence and increased blood pressure. The attack comes on suddenly, lasts from a few minutes to two hours, stopped by taking nitroglycerin. The occurrence of abdominal toads associated with violations functions of the nervous system, regulating the tone of muscles mesenteric arteries. Treatment: heat, nitroglycerine and other vasodilator. Cm. also, Abdominal syndrome Acute abdomen.