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Treatment for Chronic Conditions of the Upper Abdomen
The upper abdomen of the human body is the location of several essential organs. The liver
is a large organ located in the center and right side of the upper
abdomen. In the center of the upper abdomen, the stomach is located in
front of the liver, and extends a few inches to the right and left.
spleen is a smaller organ located on the left side of the upper
abdomen. The pancreas is located behind the stomach and beneath the
liver in the center of the upper abdomen. The gallbladder is located in
the upper abdomen, several inches to the right of center. The large and
small intestines also extend upward into the upper abdomen.
symptoms in the upper abdomen can sometimes be due to causes which are
serious and require prompt medical attention. A thorough evaluation of
acute symptoms upper abdomen often requires an x-ray, and blood tests
are sometimes useful. Because x-rays are often needed, when these acute
problems arise we refer our patients to a nearby urgent care clinic for
While our practice does not address acute emergencies
of the abdomen, we do serve many patients with chronic conditions of
the upper abdominal region. We provide care for a range of disorders
which include chronic pancreatitis
, and conditions affecting multiple organs
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About Maryland Holistics
Maryland Holistics LLC is the private practice of Dr. Eric Windsor, D.Ac., L.Ac.
Our serene, professional office is located in Ellicott City, MD.
Maryland Holistics has provided care to thousands of satisfied customers
since opening in 2009. Dr. Windsor is a preferred provider in the
CareFirst, Blue Cross Blue Shield, GEHA, and United Healthcare networks.
3525 Ellicott Mills Dr., Ste E
Ellicott City, MD 21043