Indigestion

About- Indigestion also called dyspepsia or an upset stomach is a general term to describe abdominal (upper) discomfort.
 
Symptoms-
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Abdominal pain
  • Belching and farting
  • Burning sensation in the stomach or esophagus
  • Gas
  • Heartburn
  • Nausea and vomiting
 
Causes-
  • Acid reflux disease (GERD)
  • Alcoholism
  • Anxiety
  • Celiac disease
  • Certain medication including antibiotics, pain relievers, and iron supplements
  • Constipation
  • Consumption of fatty or spicy foods
  • Excessive intake of caffeine, chocolate or carbonated beverages
  • Fast eating 
  • Gallstones
  • Gastritis
  • Intestinal blockage
  • Intestinal ischemia
  • Overeating
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic ulcers
  • Smoking
  • Stomach cancer
 
Specialist to visit
Gastroenterologist
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References
https://en.wikipedia.org
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https://www.healthline.com
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.medicinenet.com
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.niddk.nih.gov
https://www.emedicinehealth.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com

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