postprandial distress syndrome

postprandial distress syndrome

An unusually unpleasant sense of fullness in the abdomen after a meal; a form of indigestion or dyspepsia.
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In Sweden's general population, the subcategory of functional dyspepsia known as postprandial distress syndrome is associated with anxiety, Dr.
Postprandial distress syndrome includes one or more symptoms of bothersome postprandial fullness and early satiation, while epigastric pain syndrome includes unexplained epigastric pain and/or burning.
A total of 52 had epigastric pain syndrome, 122 had postprandial distress syndrome, and 17 had both disorders.