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1.  Abdominal Bloating
Abdominal bloating is a condition in which the abdomen feels uncomfortably full and tight and may be visibly swollen (distended). Bloating is a common complaint, affecting between 10 and 30 percent of adults.
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
2.  Indigestion
Indigestion (dyspepsia) happens to almost everyone from time to time. It may cause stomach discomfort or a feeling of being too full. When severe, it can cause heartburn, bloating, nausea, and vomiting.Indigestion ma...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Foul smelling stool
  • Epigastric pain
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain worse with eating
3.  Gas & Flatulence
Flatulence is a medical term for releasing gas from the digestive system through the anus. It is also commonly known as farting, passing wind, or having gas. It occurs when gas collects inside the digestive system. Ga...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Flatulence
  • Colic
  • Abdominal cramps
4.  Lactose Intolerance
Lactose intolerance is the inability to break down a type of natural sugar called lactose . Lactose is commonly found in dairy products, such as milk and yogurt. A person becomes lactose intolerant when his or her smal...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Pain
  • Foul smelling stool
  • Tired
  • Abnormally thin
5.  Gallstones
Many people can develop gallstones and never know it. Gallstones are hard deposits in your gallbladder, a small organ that stores bile, a digestive fluid made in the liver. Gallstones may consist of cholesterol, salt...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Loss of appetite
  • Indigestion
  • Abdominal distension, gaseous
  • Dark urine
6.  H. Pylori Infection
H. pylori are a type of bacteria that may infect around two-thirds of the people in the world. The H. in the name is short for Helicobacter-so called because they are spiral in shape ("helico-," as in the wor...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Bitter taste in mouth
  • Nausea
  • Pain
  • Fatigue
7.  Giardiasis
Giardiasis is an infection that affects your small intestine, caused by microscopic parasites called giardia. Giardiasis is spread through contact with infected people and by eating contaminated food or drinkin...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Headache
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence
8.  Food Allergy Basics
Food allergies are overblown responses by the immune system to foods that aren't typically harmful - like eggs and peanuts. Continue reading and learn more about food allergies, and how to prevent or treat sever...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Choking
  • Low blood pressure
  • Pain
  • Fainting
9.  Amebiasis
Amebiasis is a parasitic infection of the intestines caused by entamoeba histolytica. It is common in tropical areas of the world where sanitation is poor, allowing food and water supplies to be exposed to feca...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Pain
  • Anemia
  • Flatulence
  • Aversion to food or drink
10.  Hiatal Hernia
A hiatal hernia occurs when the upper part of your stomach pushes up through your diaphragm and into your chest.The diaphragm is a large muscle that lies between your abdomen and chest. You use this muscle to help yo...
Symptoms:
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Flatulence
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal distension, gaseous
  • Unpleasant taste in mouth
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