Medical Dictionary: Dyspepsia


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Dyspepsia: Another name for Indigestion.
Dyspepsia (condition): Various eating symptoms of indigestion (dyspepsia)

Dyspepsia: Indigestion, also known as upset stomach or dyspepsia, is a painful or burning feeling in the upper abdomen, often accompanied by nausea, abdominal bloating, belching, and sometimes vomiting. 1

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Dyspepsia (symptom): Imprecise term for indigestion or various digestive complaints
Dyspepsia (symptom): The symptom "dyspepsia" or "indigestion" is not usually accurate enough for a full diagnosis. People use the word indigestion to mean various abdominal symptoms such as gas, wind, diarrhea, heartburn, reflux, nausea, abdominal pain, abdominal discomfort, abdominal swelling, or other digestive symptoms. The causes of indigestion and these various digestive symptoms needs to be explored for more precise information.
Dyspepsia (symptom): See Dyspepsia (symptom information).

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1. excerpt from Indigestion: NIDDK

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