Poor stomach empty
Bezoars usually in pts with poor emptying of stomach, e.
g. Diabetics, prior surgery to stomach, etc. Usually from pulpy fruit, e.g. Persimmon; uncommonly can be a "hair ball" (like in cats), in people w/psych issues who eat hair. Can cause no symptoms; can cause nausea
, bloat, pain, bleeding, anemia
, blockage. Can be broken up and removed. Underlying issues addressed, may need diet
, med change.