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can gas be a sign of a bad health problem

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Babak Larian
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Swallowing air: In addition to having gas it may also cause distant ion of your which will make your belly feel bloated, but that will also pass as gas comes up and y ... Read More

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A 77-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
GI Bleeding: They should either recommend that you go in to see them or recommend a GI specialist or a colo-rectal specialist to be examined and evaluated.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
See your doctor: There may be more than one possibility here. Acid reflux is one common condition causing burning in the pit of the stomach and burping. This can be re ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Not by itself.: This might indicate your diet, that you are intolerant to certain foods like beans, and other vegetables, etc., but by itself, is not an indicator of ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Flatulence.: I would add a probiotic to your daily nutritional regimen. Excess gas sometimes from bacterial overgrowth in the intestines, which we can combat with ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Yes it could be: The problem, but usually gallbladder problem causes pain in the right upper or mid upper abdomen, after large or fatty meals, with radiation to tip of ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vasudha Kaushik
15 years experience Family Medicine
Unhealthy digestion: Bad smelling gastric gasses indicate presence of unhealthy bacteria in gut or that the food has not been digested well. Avoid grains, lentils, milk p ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Could be: related. But other causes are possible, such as kidney infection or stone. Difficult to tell for sure. Get to your doctor if pain persists.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Martin
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
CPAP: Discuss this with his doctor. The pressure may be too high for him, forcing some air into his stomach. He might need another CPAP titration. I doub ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Gastroenterologist: I suggest consulting a gastroenterologist for diagnosis and treatment. You may have lactose or gluten intolerance or even irritable bowel syndrome. Ap ... Read More
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