Idiopathic gastroparesis: Introduction
Idiopathic gastroparesis: In many patients a cause of the gastroparesis cannot be found and the disorder is termed idiopathic gastroparesis.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Idiopathic gastroparesis is available below.
Symptoms of Idiopathic gastroparesis
- Feeling of fullness after only a few bites of food
- Nausea and/or vomiting
- Vague stomach pain
- Weight loss due to a decreased appetite
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Treatments for Idiopathic gastroparesis
- Dietary changes may be helpful and include eating several small meals each day rather than three large meals. Symptoms of gastroparesis may improve with treatment using medications prescribed by a doctor. Erythromycin is an antibiotic that can also speed up stomach emptying
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Idiopathic gastroparesis: Complications
Review possible medical complications related to Idiopathic gastroparesis:
- Fluctuations in blood glucose due to unpredictable digestion times
- General malnutrition due to the symptoms of the disease
- Intestinal obstruction due to the formation of
- Bacterial infection due to overgrowth in undigested food
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Causes of Idiopathic gastroparesis
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Idiopathic gastroparesis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Idiopathic gastroparesis
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Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of
medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present
in a variety of different severities.
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Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over...read more »
Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea
is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance.
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Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off...read more »
Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down
with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning).
In...read more »
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more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can...read more »
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or poorly healing leg rashes, are a classic sign of undiagnosed diabetes,
particularly of Type 2 diabetes, but also Type 1 diabetes.
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Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
conditions is celiac disease, a...read more »
Obesity-related conditions undiagnosed in children: A variety of conditions
are associated with obesity (see obesity), but these tend to be undiagnosed more often
in child patients than in adults.
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Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
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Some of...read more »
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Idiopathic gastroparesis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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