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A 39-year-old female asked:

Gastric emptying test showed rapid gastric emptying.egd showed stomach full of bile & inflamed. gi doc not sure why i have either.have pots. related?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Possibly: POTS may have associated gi motility abnormalities as part of the autonomic dysfunction but slow gastric emptying is more likely than rapid dumping of stomach contents. Bile reflux and gastritis are not commonly associated with POTS. Get treated for gastritis. Bile reflux may also improve but often does not.
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