Misdiagnosis of Underlying Causes of Rapid gastric emptying

About underlying conditions: With a diagnosis of Rapid gastric emptying, it is important to consider whether there is an underlying condition causing Rapid gastric emptying. These are other medical conditions that may possibly cause Rapid gastric emptying. For general information on this form of misdiagnosis, see Underlying Condition Misdiagnosis or Overview of Misdiagnosis

Underlying conditions list: The list of possible underlying conditions mentioned in various sources for Rapid gastric emptying includes:

Rapid gastric emptying as a complication: Other conditions that might have Rapid gastric emptying as a complication might be potential underlying conditions. The list of conditions listing Rapid gastric emptying as a complication includes:

Underlying conditions discussion: Certain types of stomach surgery that allow the stomach to empty rapidly are the main cause of dumping syndrome. Patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome may also have dumping syndrome. (Zollinger-Ellison syndrome is a rare disorder involving extreme peptic ulcer disease and gastrin-secreting tumors in the pancreas.) 1

1. excerpt from Rapid Gastric Emptying: NIDDK

Medical Tools & Articles:

Next articles:

Medical Articles:
CureResearch.comTM Copyright © 2010 Health Grades, Inc. All rights reserved.
Home | Contents | Search | Site Map | Feedback | Contact Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | About Us | Advertise