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Causes of Gastroparesis

List of causes of Gastroparesis

Following is a list of causes or underlying conditions (see also Misdiagnosis of underlying causes of Gastroparesis) that could possibly cause Gastroparesis includes:

More causes:see full list of causes for Gastroparesis

Causes of Gastroparesis (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Gastroparesis that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Gastroparesis: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Gastroparesis, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Gastroparesis:

Gastroparesis: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Gastroparesis: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Gastroparesis:

Causes of Broader Categories of Gastroparesis: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Gastroparesis as a complication of other conditions:

Other conditions that might have Gastroparesis as a complication may, potentially, be an underlying cause of Gastroparesis. Our database lists the following as having Gastroparesis as a complication of that condition:

Gastroparesis as a symptom:

Conditions listing Gastroparesis as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Gastroparesis. Our database lists the following as having Gastroparesis as a symptom of that condition:

Medications or substances causing Gastroparesis:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Gastroparesis as a symptom. This list is incomplete and various other drugs or substances may cause your symptoms. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

What causes Gastroparesis?

Causes: Gastroparesis: Gastroparesis is the result of damage to the vagus nerve, which controls the movement of food through the digestive system. Instead of the food moving through the digestive tract normally, it is retained in the stomach. (Source: excerpt from Gastroparesis and Diabetes: NIDDK)

Related information on causes of Gastroparesis:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Gastroparesis may be found in:


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