Where is the solar plexus
The solar plexus is located in the layout area of the stomach where the abdominal cavity starts and ends on the thorax. In the nerve elements consists of the mesenteric node, the right and left of the celiac nodes, from which diverge in different directions by numerous nerves. They provide connection of all systems and organs of the Central nervous system. In the solar plexus are the lower chambers of the heart, of the stomach, duodenum, small intestine, diaphragm. Pain in the solar plexus appear from a blow to that region or by the reflection of pain in any organ. The main reason of their appearance is considered a neuralgia, this is also known as syndrome of irritation of the solar plexus.
With a minor injury of the solar plexus may develop traumatic neuralgia.
The causes of neuralgia of the solar plexus
Neuralgia of the solar plexus occurs mainly in people who lead a sedentary lifestyle, patients with chronic diseases of internal organs. At risk also get people who lead an active lifestyle, which neglected the observance of safety rules. Neuralgia develops for a number of reasons: inflammation of the female genital organs, inflammation of the abdominal cavity, peptic ulcer disease, intoxication due to drugs, the formation of postoperative adhesions, prolapse of organs, infection, intercostal neuralgia, heart failure. In these cases the pain in the solar plexus is burning, lasts a few hours, can appear in the form of attacks. Usually it is localized just above the navel, can be encircling to give in the stomach and back. In this case, in addition to pain, people can feel compression in the chest, there is a dull pain in the heart.
Sometimes the pain in the solar plexus accompanied by a feeling of heaviness and bloating, as well as internal heat at normal body temperature.
If symptoms of neuralgia of the solar plexus left unattended, can develop solarit - severe damage to the solar site. This condition is characterized by bouts of burning, drilling pain in the solar plexus. At the same time, you may receive a violation of the tone of the stomach, leading to belching, constipation, nausea, poor appetite. Solarit necessary to treat chronic running form can cause severe damage to the Central nervous system. Patients are usually prescribed an antispasmodic and sedative, prescribed physiotherapy, balneology and therapeutic massage. It is mandatory a consultation with a neurologist, cardiologist, gastroenterologist, endocrinologist, infectious diseases.