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Aerophagy


Presentation

  • We find it present in nearly every organic and functional affection of the digestive tract. The several gastric neuroses always have eructations as their one prominent symptom.[jamanetwork.com]
  • METHODS: Consecutive patients who presented with troublesome repetitive belching were recruited...[read.qxmd.com]
  • The translations of aerophagy from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aerophagy» in English.[educalingo.com]
  • This was not a feature of the presenting case, who was noted by his parents to be swallowing air at times both when he was and was not drinking fluids.[baillement.com]
  • If you have a better definition for Aerophagy than the one presented here, please let us know by making use of the suggest a term option. This definition of Aerophagy may be disputed by other professionals.[healthdictionary.info]
Leg Swelling
  • Certainly, if the patient experiences any symptoms suggestive of valvular stenosis, incompetence or infection ( shortness of breath, fatigue, leg swelling, fever, etc[medhelp.org]
Sleep Apnea
  • apnea (OSA), involves administration of air under pressure to the upper airway.[read.qxmd.com]
Sighing
  • 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Breath-holding (spells) Sighing psychogenic F45.8 Soldier's heart F45.8 Spasm (s) R25.2 - see also condition ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R25.2 Cramp and spasm 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code anus[icd10data.com]
Hyperpnea
  • R29.0 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code R29.0 Tetany 2016 2017 2018 2019 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To Carpopedal spasm Type 1 Excludes hysterical tetany ( F44.5 ) neonatal tetany ( P71.3 ) parathyroid tetany ( E20.9 ) post-thyroidectomy tetany ( E89.2 ) hyperpnea[icd10data.com]
Abdominal Distension
  • ( Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2011 ) BACKGROUND: Aerophagia is a functional gastrointestinal disease characterized by repetitive air swallowing, abdominal distension, belching and flatulence.[repository.kln.ac.lk]
  • This entity is characterized by progressive abdominal distension during the day, non-distended abdomen in the morning, and visible air swallowing. The condition is usually self-limited, and treatment is symptomatic and by reassurance.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Key words Aerophagy Gastrointestinal gas Abdominal distension This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access. References 1. Apley J (1977) Psychosomatic aspects of GI problems in children.[springerlink.com]
  • [aero- G. phagō, to eat] aerophagy [erof′əjē] Etymology: Gk, aer phagein, to eat the excessive swallowing of air, usually an unconscious process associated with anxiety, resulting in abdominal distension or belching, gastric distress, and flatulence.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]
Hysteria
  • Abnormal spasmodic swallowing of air; especially, as a symptom of hysteria. 3. The abnormal spasmodic swallowing of air, a common cause of flatulence and belching. It can result in the distention of the stomach.[wordinfo.info]
  • […] dictionary/english/aerophagy Oxford Dictionary: aerophagy Entry from World dictionary the swallowing of air (4 of 12 words, pronunciation) oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/aerophagy Wiktionary: aerophagy the swallowing of air, especially in hysteria[memidex.com]
  • Wiktionary (0.00 / 0 votes) Rate these synonyms: aerophagy (noun) the swallowing of air, especially in hysteria.[synonyms.net]
  • Abnormal spasmodic swallowing of air; especially, as a symptom of hysteria. 3. The abnormal spasmodic swallowing of air, a... Found on No exact match found[encyclo.co.uk]

Treatment

  • The text also discusses the types, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and treatment of hiatus hernia.[books.google.com]
  • Indications: The product is indicated for the treatment of dyspeptic syndrome, aerophagy and intestinal meteorism. Promotes gastric emptying. Reduces symptoms of nausea and vomit.[dmgit.com]
  • The condition is usually self-limited, and treatment is symptomatic and by reassurance. Early recognition and diagnosis of this condition might help avoid unnecessary and expensive diagnostic investigations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Treatment consisted of having the patient breathe slowly and diaphragmatically with his or her mouth open during supine, then sitting periods to prevent belching...[read.qxmd.com]

Prognosis

  • Peptic ulcer is tackled with regard to the causes, association to blood group, influence of hormones, geographical incidence, prognosis, and treatment.[books.google.com]

Etiology

  • The text also discusses the types, etiology, symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and treatment of hiatus hernia.[books.google.com]
  • English : BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced CL classification CO complications CN congenital DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy DT drug therapy EC economics EM embryology EN enzymology EP epidemiology EH ethnology ET etiology[decs.bvs.br]

Epidemiology

  • Allowable Qualifiers English : BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid CI chemically induced CL classification CO complications CN congenital DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy DT drug therapy EC economics EM embryology EN enzymology EP epidemiology[decs.bvs.br]
  • Little is known about the epidemiology and clinical profile of affected children. The main objective of the present study was to assess the epidemiology of aerophagia in 10- to 16-year-olds in Sri Lanka.[read.qxmd.com]
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Prevention

  • […] diet therapy DT drug therapy EC economics EM embryology EN enzymology EP epidemiology EH ethnology ET etiology GE genetics HI history IM immunology ME metabolism MI microbiology MO mortality NU nursing PS parasitology PA pathology PP physiopathology PC prevention[decs.bvs.br]
  • The Fennel prevents gas formation by blocking the process of fermentation of the food during digestion. Thus offers a perfect solution to aerophagy, the source of great discomfort and embarrassment.[to-farmakion.gr]
  • Treatment consisted of having the patient breathe slowly and diaphragmatically with his or her mouth open during supine, then sitting periods to prevent belching...[read.qxmd.com]
  • At the same time controlling your breathing and particularly when you are nervous can help to prevent the problem.[healthguidance.org]

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