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19 yr old, got diagnosed with uti & digestion problem in my small intestine. but there is a slight swelling where stomach is.what does this mean?

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Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
Small intestine: The anatomy of your small intestine is that is loops around your the lower part of your stomach - digestion problems often result in increased intestinal gas - perceived externally as "swelling" in the abdomen. It's temporary.

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Last updated Apr 7, 2015

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