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Intestine (Definition)

The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more


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Why do I get hyperactive bowel sounds after I eat, especially in the morning? It can be really loud! No other symptoms.

Why do I get hyperactive bowel sounds after I eat, especially in the morning? It can be really loud! No other symptoms.

Consider what u eat: Are you getting them immediately? If so maybe too much liquid? Or are you having caffeine which can stimulate motility. Sounds are fluid and air moving due to motility ...Read more

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For 2 year, I have had hyperactive bowel sounds, they get worse during stress . Sometimes, not always, i would have lose stools. Bowel movements:1 per day?

For 2 year, I have had hyperactive bowel sounds, they get worse during stress . Sometimes, not always, i would have lose stools. Bowel movements:1 per day?

Anxiety or not : Anxiety is associated, in fact it presents with physical symptoms including rumbling stomach, cramps, nausea, diarrhea, shortness of breath, chest heaviness, tingling, , hot flashes, chills, dry mouth among others. So a person can have any combination of the above. But there could be other physical underlying factors that need to be ruled out, the two may coexist. See ur dr. Help is effective. ...Read more

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Stool test detected d.fragilis but doctor ignored it. Hyperactive bowel sounds are scaring me and I have acid reflux and nausea, no vomiting or diarea?

Stool test detected d.fragilis but doctor ignored it. Hyperactive bowel sounds are scaring me and I have acid reflux and nausea, no vomiting or diarea?

Right choice: You need to get a relationship with a physician who takes time to explain and who you trust. Managing reflux is tricky. Finding a cause for nausea may be a challenge. Gluten enteropathy, Whipple's, and Crohn's are concerns but I'd ignore "pop" claims about that amoeba. ...Read more

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I'm 37 weeks pregnant and have had really hyperactive bowel sounds x 3 days. No vomiting and 1 episode of diarrhea a few days ago. Cause for concern?

I'm 37 weeks pregnant and have had really hyperactive bowel sounds x 3 days. No vomiting and 1 episode of diarrhea a few days ago. Cause for concern?

Not worrisome: Hyperactive bowel sounds and 1 episode of diarrhea is not a cause for concern. Pregnant women, like anybody else, can sometimes have some intestinal distress. It usually resolves spontaneously in 24-48 hours. If it becomes persistent, or you develop fever, bleeding, contractions, etc, you should be evaluated right away. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What does it mean if im continually constipated along with hyper active bowel sounds?

What does it mean if im continually constipated along with hyper active bowel sounds?

Many possibilities: not sure if this is recent or established.there is a condition called Irritable Bowel Syndrome that can cause diarrhea or constipation or both with cramps. It is worth a trip to doctor. Might be simple constipation and simple dietary changes could help. Good luck. Keep me posted. ...Read more

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Could loud bowel sounds be related to problems of the pancreas?

Loud bowel noise: 33Fcanadian asks if loud bowel sounds be do to pancreas problems. ANS: yes but would be way down my list of possible causes in a 33 F with no other health problems. ...Read more

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Hyperactivity (Definition)

Hyperactivity is a term that describes a physical state in which a person is abnormally active. It may be caused by hormonal or emotional disorders, and may also be present in children ...Read more


Bowel (Definition)

The bowel is the intestinal tract in the body. The small intestine ...Read more