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swallowing air (usually followed by belching and discomfort and flatulence)

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The presumptive diagnosis for Max II F241 was heatstroke with possible gastric distension due to aerophagia.
The adverse effects such as difficulty to exhale against positive pressure, skin reactions, unfit or very tight mask, nasal blockage, dryness of throat, and aerophagia are among the factors that affect the compliance negatively [10].
Drinking a lot of carbonated beverages can cause pain from aerophagia. Approximately half of chronic abdominal pain in adolescents involves lactose intolerance.
Colonic tension caused by aerophagia especially in patients with mental deficit is proposed to be one of the most important causes in children (6,9).
In many instances changing to a bottle is also problematic due to its effects on the hard palate, ingestion of air (aerophagia) resulting in reflux or gagging when solid foods are introduced.
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Functional disorders--which include irritable bowel syndrome, functional dyspepsia, abdominal migraine, aerophagia, and idiopathic functional pain--were present in 24 children, division chief Dr.
The abdominal pain category included the following diagnoses: functional dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), abdominal migraine, functional abdominal pain, and aerophagia (Rasquin-Weber et al., 1999).
The causes of functional RAP include irritable bowel syndrome, dyspepsia, abdominal migraine, aerophagia, and psychiatric disorders.
The patient complained of aerophagia and excessive eructation.