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causes of middle upper abdominal bloating

A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
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Get help for bloat: There are lots of reasons for abdominal bloat/pain, and not all of them are due to the GI tract. Even "functional" syndromes may be present without un ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
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Diet: Carbonated drinks, beans, pain pills, valium type drugs, and irritable bowels cause this. The gut releases hormones and sends them to the brain, work ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Unlikely: Severe untreated low thyroid levels may cause this but if you are properly treated, the abdominal symptoms would be unrelated.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
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It can: Sleeping in certain positions, namely stomach can increase likelihood of swallowing air because the esophagus (tube leading to stomach) remains opened ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Constipation, etc...: A person who feels bloated (in the tummy) off and on is not normal, especially if the bloating is new. A doctor can evaluate to figure out the cause. ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brad Douglas
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Yes: And many other things can cause bloating too, not just a vaginal infection.
A 57-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sanjay Bhat
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IBS: Abdominal bloating is considered to be a subset of irritable bowel syndrome but you will need to be evaluated for other causes like reflux, gallstones ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sheila Calderon
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Irritible bowels: Irritable bowel sysndrome causes all your anxiety to play out in your gut. If you are unaware that you are not coping well with your troubles or good ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
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Yes it's possible.: Follow up with ur pcp and GI if symptoms worsen. Take care! http://www.m.webmd.com/food-recipes/guide/vitamin-b12-deficiency-symptoms-causes. http://w ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shahid Rafique
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No: Gonorrhea does not cause abdominal bloating. If it involves the internal female organs then it can cause severe pelvic pain and tenderness.
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