Swollen abdomen

My father is suffering from abdomen pain from last week. Day by day his belly is growing big and hard. He couldn't sustain the pain in the abdomen. What would be the reason for this? And which hospital that he can consult at coimbatore city?
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Venkat Raghav Bangalore | General Physician
Hello, it could be ascites - collection of fluid in the periotonial cavity in stomach,most commonly due to the portal hypersion caused by liver cirrhosis . Is he alcoholic ? ? Alcoholic liver cirrhosis is commonly seen now a days , admit him immediately in hospital
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