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Davenport, IA
A 39-year-old male asked:

My stomach has been bloated and gassy for 9 days now. it is constantly is producing gas. could this be a bacterial infection?

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Dr. Jarrod Kaufman
General Surgery 31 years experience
Abdominal pain: This could be related to your gallbladder, gerd, irritable bowel or other GI issues. You should start with an appointment at your pcp and then have and us and or see a GI physician or surgeon.
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Dr. Inma Prieto
Internal Medicine 70 years experience
Bloating: Bloating and gas can be related to irritable bowel syndrome and usually will course with constipation and/or diarrhea. You may also have some food intolerance or excessive acidity in the stomach. Gallstones may also be related. If over the counter products don't help you, then you should get a medical evaluation.
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Last updated Jan 7, 2015

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