functional dyspepsia


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Related to functional dyspepsia: gastroparesis

a·ton·ic dys·pep·si·a

dyspepsia with impaired tone in the muscular walls of the stomach.
Synonym(s): functional dyspepsia (1)

functional dyspepsia

a condition characterized by impaired digestion caused by an atonic or a neurological problem. See also dyspepsia.

functional dyspepsia

Dyspepsia without endoscopic or histologic evidence of an organic disease to explain the symptoms.

functional dyspepsia

Dyspepsia in the absence of a demonstrable lesion
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Tian XP, Li Y, Liang FR, et al Translation and validation of the Nepean Dyspepsia Index for functional dyspepsia in China.
Some researchers agree that differentiation between functional dyspepsia and early stage of the chronic pancreatitis is complicated.
W1919 psychological stress in early life leads to abnormal postprandial ghrelin profile and early satiety in adulthood: validation of a rat model for functional dyspepsia (FD).
Physician Gerald Holtmann of the Royal Adelaide Hospital in Australia and his colleagues randomly assigned 554 volunteers with functional dyspepsia to receive one of three dosages of itopride or a similar-looking inert pill.
Functional dyspepsia is a condition characterized by upper gastrointestinal pain, fullness, early satiety and bloating, and is estimated to affect more than 35 million people in the United States.
STW 5 has been most recently shown to have anti-inflammatory properties, to influence intestinal motility and to be effective in randomized, double blind clinical studies in functional dyspepsia and inflammatory bowel disease (Michael et al.
sham acupuncture for treating functional dyspepsia.
One hundred fifty-one Chinese patients (mean age, 45 years) with functional dyspepsia were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, Combizym (2 tablets 3 times per day after meals) or placebo for two weeks.
Such disorders include three common conditions: IBS, functional dyspepsia and functional abdominal pain.
In Sweden's general population, the subcategory of functional dyspepsia known as postprandial distress syndrome is associated with anxiety, Dr.
Patients who complain of upper gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms often face a diagnosis of either gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) or functional dyspepsia.
The company is dedicated to developing products to address gastrointestinal issues where there is a high unmet need, including Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Functional Dyspepsia, Ulcerative Colitis, and Crohn's Disease.

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