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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Kuhn
36 years experience in Bariatrics
Avoid SuGAR: Dumping syndrome is the lightheadedness, shaky, jittery, sleepy feelings that go with having a low blood sugar. These symptoms occur about 1 hour afte ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Nishi
21 years experience in Bariatrics
Dumping syndrome: Not quite the same. Gallbladder pain is usually in the right upper quadrant, right under your ribcage. Dumping is more of a generalized abdominal cram ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
31 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Possible: Anything is possible in medicine. A gastroenterologist can give you more information.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Maybe: POTS and chronic GI problems may be related in the context of mast cell activation syndrome. Ask your doctor about this phenomenon.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Dickson
22 years experience in General Surgery
Yes: Dumping syndrome is not uncommon after a gastrectomy, and is usually treated by eating 6 small meals per day.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
Sometimes yes: Consult your doctor about your risks of cancer. Only way to know for sure is to get colonoscopy.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Two different things: Irritable bowel is abdominal pain and altered bowel habits (diarrhea or constipation) without any distinct medical pathology. It can be treated with ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Drewitz
26 years experience in Gastroenterology
IBS symptoms...: Ibs comes in variable forms: diarrhea predominant, constipation predominant and alternating type (diarrhea and constipation). All are associated with ... Read More
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keegan Duchicela
13 years experience in Family Medicine
Dumping syndrome: It's the nausea, cramping, diarrhea, and dizziness that happens after food passes too quickly out of the stomach and into the small intestine. It's o ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
43 years experience in Pediatric Surgery
Pain, vomiting: Severe vomiting, retching can cause tear at the esophago-gastric junction resulting in bloody emesis. Diagnosis is made by endoscopy.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Not really: Ibd by definition is abd pain with altered bowel habits. That being said many patients with ibs have nausea and vomiting that can mimic gastroparesis.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicole Bressler
8 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Not likely: Celiacs occurs because of an allergic reaction to gluten. This reaction destroys the cells in your small intestine that absorb nutrients from your foo ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin Kerr
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Dumping syndrome: If they have had surgery, yes.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Variable: From stomach cramping to bloating to diarrhea or constipation. Rarely is any bleeding caused by ibs except from hemorrhoid irritation.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Lippe
28 years experience in Gastroenterology
Reflux: Gastroparesis, or delayed gastric emptying, causes reflux - not the other way around dairy intolerance can cause increased gas and more gas means m ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arthur Heller
42 years experience in Gastroenterology
No, but...: Honey contains fructose, which some people don't digest well. It may cause gas, bloat, cramps in some people. These are also symptoms of ibs, generall ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Diet and fluids: I rarely prescribe meds for ibs. In my experience teaching people to eat and drink properly resolves most if not all symptoms when the patient is comp ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not really: Except many of the symptoms of IBS could actually be indicative of a colon cancer and many dietary irregularities associated with IBS can themselves i ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vineet Choudhry
17 years experience in General Surgery
Pain, diarrhea: The most common symptoms of ibs include diffuse crampy abdominal pain, and constipation or diarrhea or both. There are certain varieties of ibs that c ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
41 years experience in Colon and Rectal Surgery
Usually crampy: Abdominal pains, bloating and diarrhea, constipation or both. That being said, many other diagnoses can present the same way, so you need a thorough h ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
27 years experience in Gastroenterology
Yes: If fifteen percent of the population has ibs. Then 15 percent of crohns patients may have ibs. How can one distinguish between crohns and ibs. Ibs sho ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hicks
42 years experience in Family Medicine
No: But ggluten enteropathy will cause similar symptoms as ibs. If you avoid gluten products and re evaluate this will tell you where you symptoms come f ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Powlin Manuel
50 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Leaky gut syndrome: The leaky gut syndrome denotes the significance of the role of immune system with regards to its barrier function. What that means is that the lining ... Read More
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