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eructation

 [e″ruk-ta´shun]
the oral ejection of gas or air from the stomach; belching.

e·ruc·ta·tion

(ē-rŭk-tā'shŭn),
The voiding of gas or of a small quantity of acidic fluid from the stomach through the mouth.
Synonym(s): belching, ructus
[L. eructo, pp. -atus, to belch]

eructation

/eruc·ta·tion/ (ĕ″ruk-ta´shun) belching; casting up wind from the stomach through the mouth.

eructation

[ē′ruktā′shən]
Etymology: L, eructare, to belch
the act of drawing up air from the stomach with a characteristic sound through the mouth. Also called belching.

belching

The release of gas through the mouth, which represents an adaptive relaxation triggered by a build-up of intragastric air pressure due to an accumulation of gas, especially from carbonated drinks, such as soft drinks, beer and champagne. The sound itself is caused by vibration of the upper oesophageal sphincter.

Upper abdominal discomfort due to excess swallowed air may extend into the chest, mimicking heart or lung disease; in guinea pigs, belching is mediated by nitric acid release from non-adrenergic non-cholinergic nerves.

eructation

GI disease Belching, burping; the liberation of gas in the upper GI tract via the esophagus

e·ruc·ta·tion

(ē-rŭk-tā'shŭn)
The voiding of gas or of a small quantity of acid fluid from the stomach through the mouth.
Synonym(s): belching.
[L. eructo, pp. -atus, to belch]

eructation

Belching.

eructation (i·rk·tāˑ·shn),

n belching; the release of air drawn from the stomach and expelled with a distinctive sound through the mouth.

e·ruc·ta·tion

(ē-rŭk-tā'shŭn)
Voiding of gas or of a small quantity of acidic fluid from the stomach through the mouth.
Synonym(s): belching.
[L. eructo, pp. -atus, to belch]

eructation

the oral ejection of gas or air from the stomach; belching. A normal activity for ruminants who void gases, principally methane, produced by fermentation in the rumen. Interference with eructation in those species causes ruminal tympany or bloat (1).

Patient discussion about eructation

Q. Is it an ulcer? I am worried! Hi friend, I'm 35 year old male and recently I started to suffer from some strange symptoms I have never experienced. The first symptom was sharp pain in my upper abdomen that starts two of three hours after eating. In the beginning I thought it could be connected with some food intolerance but then I started to get this pain early in the morning, before any eating what so ever and all this was accompanied with nausea, frequent burping and weight loss. I have read some stuff about stomach ulcer and I could say that I poses almost every major symptom. Is there any way for me to be sure that I have developed disease of ulcer?

A. There is nothing you could do to check do you have ulcer or not by your self. Anyone who thinks he may have an ulcer needs to see a doctor because over time, untreated ulcers grow larger and deeper and can lead to other problems. So go now to the doctor.
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It was further submitted on his behalf that if the reading was artificially inflated by eructation that could as a matter of law amount to a special reason for not disqualifying.
Foam at the base of the esophagus inhibits the eructation mechanism leading to the accumulation in the rumen of normal rumen gases.
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52) Microbial gas leads to the IBS symptoms of bloating, pain, altered bowel movements, eructation, and flatulence (Figure 2).
Since indigestible material increases rumen motility, the same may get entangled to form a big lump posing difficulty during eructation and resulting in chronic recurrent tympany which sometimes may lead to death of animal if not treated (Reddy et al.
Number and kind of adverse events according to age range Children - age range <1 1-5 6-12 >12 Adverse events 3 59 35 15 Gastrointestinal disorders 3 (100%) 55 (93%) 28 (80%) 13 (87%) Diarrhea 39 14 6 Abdominal and epigastric 3 6 2 pain Nausea and vomiting 13 5 2 Dry mouth and thirst 2 1 Eructation 1 2 Skin allergy and other 2 (3%) 2 (5.
Bloat or tympanites of the rumen occurs in ruminants when the gases produced during fermentation cannot be expelled through eructation.
Bacterial gas leads to the IBS symptoms of bloating, pain, altered bowel movements, eructation and flatulence (Figure 1).
Clinical side effects of cinnamon included transient eructation (burping or reflux), headache, and a "burning stomach" sensation.
Bloat occurs in ruminants when the gases produced during fermentation are unable to be expelled through eructation.
Lavender oil capsules can elicit a lavender eructation, nausea, and dyspepsia in 2.