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Indigestion in pregnancy

Indigestion in pregnancy: Introduction

Indigestion in pregnancy: Indigestion in pregnancy is a burning, pain or discomfort in the chest caused by the movement of the acid contents of the stomach through the gastro-oesophageal sphincter up into the oesophagus. See detailed information below for a list of 11 causes of Indigestion in pregnancy, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Common Causes Related To Pregnancy: Indigestion in pregnancy

  • Increased stomach tone
  • Decreased oesophageal sphincter tone
  • Decreased oesophageal tone
  • Increased stomach acid production in pregnancy
  • more causes...»

Common Causes Unrelated To Pregnancy: Indigestion in pregnancy

Other Causes Related To Pregnancy: Indigestion in pregnancy

  • Postural (bending forward)
  • Pressure effect of upward migration of uterus in late pregnancy
  • more causes...»

Other Causes Unrelated To Pregnancy: Indigestion in pregnancy

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Indigestion in pregnancy: Symptom Checker

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Indigestion in pregnancy: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Indigestion in pregnancy

Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases, because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms. Although the more »

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, 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 more »

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 not only "bad" bacteria, 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, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an more »

Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm to measure blood pressure can simply be too small more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease). A variety of other more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See misdiagnosis more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic ulcer, colon cancer, irritable bowel syndrome, or more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other weight-related or associated medical conditions that further more »

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Detailed list of causes of Indigestion in pregnancy

The list below shows some of the causes of Indigestion in pregnancy mentioned in various sources:

  • Aspirin
  • Consumption of rich or acidic foods
  • Decreased oesophageal sphincter tone
  • Decreased oesophageal tone
  • Hiatus hernia
  • Increased stomach acid production in pregnancy
  • more causes...»

How Common are these Causes of Indigestion in pregnancy?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Indigestion in pregnancy. Of the 11 causes of Indigestion in pregnancy that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 10 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Indigestion in pregnancy:

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