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What could cause a sudden significant increase in the size of belly??In 49 female what peptic ulcer..could it b bloating?Menopause? Hormonal changes??

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Dr. Sewa Legha
Internal Medicine - Oncology

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Is this question about you or someone else? Who is the 49 year old? Is she your family member? Tell us more details about the problem then we could explain it better. Sudden weight gain can due to pregnancy or fluid retention from another cause .
We need to know if this person feels unwell or normal?

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Is this question about you or someone else? Who is the 49 year old? Is she your family member? Tell us more details about the problem then we could explain it better. Sudden weight gain can due to pregnancy or fluid retention from another cause .
We need to know if this person feels unwell or normal?
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