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Gelatinous ascites

Gelatinous ascites: Introduction

Gelatinous ascites: A large abdominal cyst filled with gelatinous or mucous fluid. It is often caused by a mucous-producing abdominal cancer. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Gelatinous ascites is available below.

Symptoms of Gelatinous ascites

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Causes of Gelatinous ascites

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Disease Topics Related To Gelatinous ascites

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Gelatinous ascites: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Gelatinous ascites

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 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. more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is 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 fact, it's more likely to be an more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. more »

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Hospitals & Clinics: Gelatinous ascites

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Gelatinous ascites: Rare Types

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Definitions of Gelatinous ascites:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Gelatinous ascites as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet


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