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A 21-year-old female asked:

A doc told me 2 years ago that i have gerd. recently, i feel nauseous after eating and throws up. what is this? i can also feel my stomach churning

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Dr. David Earle
General Surgery 32 years experience
Maybe gastroparesis: Sometimes, this condition whereby the stomach does not empty properly could be present. A nuclear medicine gastric emptying study is needed to make the diagnosis, but the situation is too complex for a quick answer. See a gastroenterologist or surgeon with experience in anti reflux procedures for more info.

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