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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
26 years experience in Gastroenterology
Swallowing air: Belching is merely the venting of gas from the stomach. As the stomach is relatively sterile, nearly all the gas in the stomach is from swallowed air. ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matt Wachsman
35 years experience in Internal Medicine
No but: some serious disorders have belching. They have a lot of OTHER symptoms too.
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Cattano
38 years experience in Gastroenterology
Burping issues: Involuntary belching after a meal is normal, caused by release of swallowed gas after distension of the stomach with food. Magenblase syndrome is post ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Hanna
34 years experience in Family Medicine
Belching: Foods that increase stomach acid or delay stomach emptying all should be avoided. Many people also forget that all carbonated bevorages contain co2 w ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: It is considered a wet burp and often increases in frequency with time peaking at about 4 mo before declining.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Belching: Belching = Release of stomach gas through mouth.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cohen
41 years experience in Internal Medicine
See below: You sre most likely swallowing air.
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jason Hemming
16 years experience in Gastroenterology
Usually not: But if it continues or interferring with your life, best to be seen and evaluated.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
60 years experience in Ophthalmology
Belching: This is usually do to swallowed air. So if this processes is stopped so does the belching cease.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
17 years experience in Sleep Medicine
Aerophagia: This may mean you swallow more air or make more gas. Things like carbonated beverages are no-brainers on this but even things like drinking from stra ... Read More
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