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Flatulence

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Flatulence is defined in the medical literature as "flatus expelled through the anus " or the "quality or state of being flatulent", which is defined in turn as "marked ....

Flatulence (Gas) Excessive Causes, Remedies and Relief

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Jun 1, 2016 ... The normal person passes gas less than 20 times per day. Excessive flatulence ( gas) can be caused by swallowing excess air, certain foods ...

Flatulence (Farting): Causes, Symptoms and Remedies - Medical ...

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Jun 16, 2015 ... Flatulence is commonly a source of laughter or embarrassment. Excessive flatulence can cause enormous discomfort and distress, mainly ...

The Digestive System and Gas - WebMD

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Feb 25, 2016 ... As your digestive system does its thing, it makes gas. Usually, you get rid of gas through your mouth (burping) or through your anus (flatulence).

Intestinal Gas: Facts About Belching, Farting, and Bloating

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Jun 15, 2016 ... Learn about intestinal gas (belching, bloating, flatulence, farting) including causes, how it is evaluated, and how excessive intestinal gas is ...

Flatulence and Wind. What causes flatulence | Doctor | Patient

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Flatulence and wind are symptoms related to gas in the gastrointestinal (GI) system. 'Flatulence' usually refers to gas passed per rectum. 'Wind' as a symptom  ...

Belching, Bloating, and Flatulence | ACG Patients

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Gas can contribute to a sense of bloating (fullness), belching, abdominal cramps, and flatulence (gas). These symptoms are usually brief and resolve once gas is ...

Gas - flatulence: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Gas can be caused by certain foods you eat. You may have gas if you: Eat foods that are hard to digest, such as fiber. Sometimes, adding more fiber into your ...

Definition of Flatulence - MedicineNet

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Flatulence: Excess gas in the intestinal tract. But excess flatulence is difficult to define without a yardstick to measure the "normal" frequency of gas passages.

Fiber and Increased Gas (flatulence, farting), How to Manage this ...

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Read about fiber, and increased gas or flatulence that often occurs and how to increase fiber intake without suffering from the effects of increased gas (farting).

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Gas and Flatulence: Causes, Treatments and Complications

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Mar 2, 2016 ... Flatulence is a medical term for releasing gas from the digestive system through the anus.

Flatulence - Causes - NHS Choices

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There are several natural causes of flatulence. Flatulence can also be caused by some health conditions related to the digestive system, or as a side effect of ...

Gas (Flatus)-Topic Overview - WebMD

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Nov 14, 2014 ... What is gas?Gas (flatus) is made in the stomach and intestines as your body breaks down food into energy. All people pass gas, some people ...