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expert opinions? which gas do we discharge when we fart?

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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Three of them: We discharge three major gases when farting: co2, methane, and h2.

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A 32-year-old member asked:

Could you exactly tell which gas people discharge when they fart?

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Dr. Ryan Phasouk
Family Medicine 18 years experience
Three of them: We discharge three major gases when farting: co2, methane, and h2. As to measure which ones at a particular time, I am certain there is a machine out there somewhere in the world that could do this. I just do not know of one.

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