Abdominal bloating can be caused from gas or air in your gastrointestinal tract. This can cause pain, make you feel full, flatulence or swelling of your abdomen. There are many reasons for this, some are as simple as eating too fast or swallowing air while eating, smoking or chewing gum.
Abdominal Bloating can also indicate more serious conditions. If you regularly suffer from bloating you should make an appointment with a medical professional to discuss your condition.
Some potential medical causes for Abdominal Bloating include:
- Food Intolerance
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome
- Crohn’s Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Eating Disorder
- Intestinal Parasite Infection
- Celiac Disease
- Perforation of the GI tract
To learn more about Abdominal Bloating or to schedule an appointment please call 605-310-2000.