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Synonyms for dyspepsia

a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea

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15] In Western populations, about 80% of patients with uninvestigated dyspepsia have a final diagnosis of functional dyspepsia following investigation.
described abnormal Lundh tests in 27% of patients with functional dyspepsia.
The study randomly assigned 95 consecutive adults with functional dyspepsia who had a normal gastroscopy within the last 2 years, had active symptoms in the month prior to enrollment, and were Helicobacter pylori negative, to rifaximin 400 mg or placebo three times a day for 2 weeks.
Based on the assumption that functional dyspepsia in adulthood may have originated from stress disorders in childhood and become aggravated through exposure to stress later in life, the present study was designed to expose animals to stress early in life (neonatal maternal separation) followed by exposure to acute stress in adulthood (restraint stress), in the hope of developing an experimental model of FD with closer resemblance to the complex clinical situation.
Which of the following statements regarding functional dyspepsia in children are true?
The randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study enrolled subjects with functional dyspepsia symptoms (upper abdominal fullness, upper abdominal pain, belching, bloating, early satiety, regurgitation, heartburn, loss of appetite etc.
The frequency of Raynaud's phenomenon, functional dyspepsia, excessive sweating, and severe dysmenorrhea was similar to that of the controls.
Rikkunshi-to, which is prepared from eight crude herbs, was effective in reducing discomfort caused by functional dyspepsia.
Functional gastrointestinal disorders (FGID's), such as irritable bowel syndrome and functional dyspepsia, are the most frequently diagnosed gastrointestinal diseases in the United States.
A new clinical study will explore the brain-gut interaction in patients with functional dyspepsia and whether certain drugs can effectively relieve symptoms of this disorder.
45) For example, up to 40% of patients with functional dyspepsia have delayed gastric emptying, but symptoms alone are poor at predicting which patients have this dysfunction.
When patients with uninvestigated dyspepsia, who account for 4% of all office visits, initially present to their primary caregivers, they could have peptic ulcer disease, functional dyspepsia, or gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 27, 2006 - (JCN) - Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma announced on April 25 that it has presented the results of the Japan Mosapride Mega-Study (JMMS), a large-scale randomized clinical trial of mosapride citrate for functional dyspepsia (FD).
Functional dyspepsia is the diagnosis that doctors often assign to people with chronic indigestion who don't have a stomach ulcer or clear signs of acid-reflux disease.
Stomach complaints such as IBS and functional dyspepsia are estimated to affect about one in five people in the North East.
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