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Abdominal distention

Sunday, December 19th, 2010

Abdominal distention is a sensation of elevated abdominal pressure and volume. Many people complain of abdominal distension such as belching, nausea, passing excessive gas. Similar term abdominal bloating is a sensation of feeling uncomfortably full and the presence of abdominal rumbling sounds. It is not associated with pain but mild cramps may occur.