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A 25-year-old female asked:

What are some causes of 24/7 lower abdominal bloating and swelling especially the lower left side?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Abdominal bloating : How long has it been there? Are you having bowel movements, passing gas? More information is needed List of reasons: Lactose intolerance Fructose intolerance FODMAPS (high FODMAP diet) Malabsorption Celiac disease Pancreatic insufficiency Functional Irritable bowel syndrome Functional dyspepsia Functional bloating Constipation Dysmotility Diabetes Scleroderma Pseudo-obstruction:
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