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stomach and small intestine collapse

A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Salvatore Biazzo
27 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: There are many reasons why your stomach may not be emptying correctly. A large hiatal hernia can certainly cause problems with your stomach properly e ... Read More
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Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
No.: In many cases a direct cause is not identified, but the other causes are: diabetes, viral infection, medications, connective tissue disorders and oth ... Read More
Dr. David Earle
30 years experience General Surgery
Maybe: This might happen if you had a large hiatal hernia. It sounds like you may have gastroparesis. This is a condition where the stomach doesn't empty int ... Read More

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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience Cardiology
Variable: To the stomach: 15 seconds. To the small intestine: 60 minutes to several hours. To the large intestine and evacuation: 24-72 hours but all of the abo ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Jacobson
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GI transit varies Greatly.: In the absence of any blockage any food that you eat will go immediately into your stomach as you can tell when you swallow. Gastric transit time vari ... Read More
Dr. Gerald Mandell
51 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Variable: Bowel transit is variable from one individual to another.Transit from mouth to stomach is usually quite rapid. Complete stomach emptying is between 90 ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Question: I understood your condition but I did not see a question so what really are your concern and what is your question good luck
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kneece
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Probally normal: If you are a Thin person you will likely feel your aorta ,the large blood vessel feeding blood to most of your body as the blood flows through and if ... Read More
A 66-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Abdominal Hernia: It is serious enough that it should be fixed before a day arrives when it is strangled in the muscles of the abdomen. As long as it is not hurting thi ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Amer Alame
12 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
If : If the intestines are punctured and contents seep inside the abdomen that patient needs an emergency surgery almost all the time to fix the hole.
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A 60-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Southard
14 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: As unfortunately the symptoms you describe could be related to so many different issues that can't be accurately determined without more information, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Spasm: you might be experiencing spasm in the bowel a condition called irritable bowel syndrome same time GERD and ulcer has to be ruled out need to avoid s ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Air in the large intestine and gas in the large intestine mean the same thing. Usually, if there is too much stool in the intestine, one needs to get ... Read More

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