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Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


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What type of food causes gas in stomach. It is not aclidity but something like acidity, awaiting your advice?

What type of food causes gas in stomach. It is not aclidity but something like acidity, awaiting your advice?

Gassy for u, not for: Everyone is different when it comes to digesting food. Fatty foods typically take longer to digest and so bloating/indigestion sensation may occur. Spicey/acidic foods may make heart-burn worse. But it is different for everyone..Some food may be fine for you but others can't stand it, and the reverse is also so true. So, pay attention to yourself. Minimize ones that cause u gas. Good luck. ...Read more

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What causes gas stomach pains after you eat in teenager?

What causes gas stomach pains after you eat in teenager?

Sure its "gas pain"?: Feeling full of "gas" may reflect malabsorption of food (like gluten, lactose), intake of poorly digested food, or choosing foods known to promote gas (beans, fizzy drinks). Sometimes its more complicated--a stomach emptying too slowly, bacterial overgrowth syndrome, delayed intestinal function, partial obstruction from any cause, infection, rectum problems, and pelvic pathology outside the gut. ...Read more

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I occasionally get bloated and have stomach pain, with the feeling of bubbling in my stomach which causes gas/burping, what should I do?

I occasionally get bloated and have stomach pain, with the feeling of bubbling in my stomach which causes gas/burping, what should I do?

Change your diet: Just came across this, and it is excellent: http://authoritynutrition.com/13-foods-that-cause-bloating/ Get rid of gas and you get rid of bubbling/burping and something else. I don't see that they mentioned cucumbers. Avoid them of course! ...Read more

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What causes gas and bloating?

What causes gas and bloating?

See your doctor: These symptoms can't be solved in this forum. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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Please answer! what pathogen causes gas gangrene?

Please answer! what pathogen causes gas gangrene?

Clostridia: Usually c perfringens, less often c septicum or one of their unpleasant kindred. ...Read more

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What causes gas like movement and pressure in my head?

What causes gas like movement and pressure in my head?

Pressure: You can get air in your head, but this is usually from a significant problem such as trauma or infection. Sinus problems can cause pressure in head to. If this problem persists you should be checked. ...Read more

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I think the flax that is being added to cereal causes gas. What types of added fiber (in cereal or granola) doesn't cause gas?

Fiber is fiber: It is our inability to completely digest fiber that causes gas. If this is a major problem, you may want to consider lowering your daily fiber intake. It is a hit or miss issue. ...Read more

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What causes gas?

Foods, feeding: Gas is a product of digesting certain foods. If you are breast feeding, you may want to limit your intake of certain foods -cruciferous vegetables (broccoli, cabbage, cauliflower), beans, garlic, onions, chocolate, coffee and citrus fruits, dairy can also cause gas. Your baby can become gassy from feeding too fast and swallowing too much air. Try to burp your baby every 5 min during feedings. ...Read more

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What causes gas in the intestines?

What causes gas in the intestines?

Altered flora: A change in the normal bacterial population of the gut. The bacteria generate gas which distends the colon and causes flatulence. ...Read more

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What causes gas in the descending colon?

What causes gas in the descending colon?

Fermentation: Trillions of bacteria call your colon home and they release gases as a biproduct of their breakdown of undigestible carbohydrates and fiber reaching the colon. It's normal. Good luck! ...Read more

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What causes gas pain under your right shoulder blade?

What causes gas pain under your right shoulder blade?

Several options: If you've had a recent laparoscopic procedure, the gas utilized during that procedure can case shoulder pain for several days. Other than that, pain in that area could be caused by a thoracic radiculopathy or a trigger point, among other things. See a physician if symptoms persist or are severe. ...Read more

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What causes gas permeable contact lenses to fog up? How can I prevent this?

What causes gas permeable contact lenses to fog up? How can I prevent this?

Dry eye: #1 issue is dry eye which leads to poor wet ability. 2nd is possible gpc allergy which needs assessment. 3rd..Old worn out rgp..May also look at newer rgp materials ; plasma coating. 4th insufficient cleaning system. ...Read more

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What causes gas to smell bad? Bowels always bubbly more of a morning but always smell bad ?

What causes gas to smell bad? Bowels always bubbly more of a morning but always smell bad ?

Methane: The bacteria in your colon are comprised mostly of methanogens, organisms that produce methane. Methane has that characteristic odor. ...Read more

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Do the stevia sweetener packets have any fiber or lactose in them, or any other ingredient that causes gas?

Yes: There is no credible research that suggests 4 g or less of stevia causes long-term intestinal pain, although you may encounter gas or discomfort in the short-term. The average serving size of stevia is 1 tsp. Stinal-gas-or-diarrhea/#ixzz2b5kirhd2. ...Read more

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What does "severe'" gas-bloat after nissen fundoplication mean/look like? What causes gas-bloat after this surgery?

Can't burp: An effective nissen fundoplication provides a barrier to gastroesophageal reflux, but also a barrier to vomiting and burping since the lower esophageal sphincter no longer relaxes to let air (or other stomach contents) escape upward from your stomach. The air then accumulates in the stomach, resulting in gas and bloating until it can be evacuated into the small bowel. ...Read more

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What causes gas bubble in vitrectomy to break up into smaller bubbles? Will eventual re-absorption into blood be affected?

What causes gas bubble in vitrectomy to break up into smaller bubbles? Will eventual re-absorption into blood be affected?

Dissolution : Intraocular gas used in retinal surgery to fix tears & detachments of the retina, dissolve over many days to weeks, depending on type of gas. The large gas bubble slowly breaks apart due to movement of the eye and gas dissolution. Eventually the gas is absorbed &eliminated trough the fluid turnover of the vitreous replacement fluids (BSS) & out through the drainage angle of the eye. No effect on u ...Read more

Gas (Definition)

In a medical context, "having gas" refers to having too much gas in the bowels. This causes burping, cramps in the belly, ...Read more