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I talked to my 83 year-old Mother this afternoon (labor day), and she told me that since Saturday she has been experiencing intermittent pain in her stomach, every 15 to 30 minutes.
The only other symptoms are passing gas and belching. She does have a history of high blood pressure and acid reflux, both of which she takes medicine for prevention. She also has a history of ulcers; in fact, a few years ago she was hospitalized for bleeding ulcers and had a transfusion.
The pain is around her navel and eminating slighly below (not down as far as the groin),
What do you make of her situation, and when she should contact her physician? Thank you.