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GI motility

On Nov 23,2016 I was diagnosed with GERD.Following which I was admitted in the hospital and treated with pantocid etc. Subsequently I have ha4d vomiting continuously in the month of December and rapid passage of food from stomach to Small intestine. I have had numerous blood tests,upper GI endoscopy,colonoscopy,ultrasound(abdomen and neck),gastric emptying study,barium fluoroscopy at Asian Institute of Gastro,Hyderabad Findings were Decreased Transit time from stomach to caecum in barium study, and Gastric scintigraphy revealed %emptying 38% in 1hr ,62% in 2ndhr ,95%in 3rd hr. I was taking thyroid medicine from september(TSH-5.63 at that time clinically diagnosed) and was asked to stop that time I was diagnosed with increased GI motility and told that it would take time to improve.A month has passed and I have noticed no improvement. Can Octreotide injection help me to decrease motility?

Black Stools and indigest

Going black stools, indigestion and I am fearing about cancer, something gas moves to chest also. please suggest it

Left Hernia

I had two hernia operation on left side and right side. Should it vl reoccur in future and any precautions for the same

Excessive Burping

I'm having frequent belching since two months. I have got done LFT & USG for lower abdomen. LFT shows mild elevation in bilrubin whereas USG is normal. I have consulted a gastroenterologist which concluded that I have Gilberts Syndrome in just one visit. He gave me metrogyl 400 which didn't suit me. I'm confused and worried as what the possible reason could be. I dont experience any pain. I dont drink and smoke. Please help.

Regarding Gerd

I'm suffering from gerd from past 2 weeks I'm taking neopride total refund of liquid has stopped but the hiccup sensation still persists please let me know how long will it take to heal and course of action Thanks

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Dr. Ravindra B S Gastroenterologist (MBBS, MD, DNB, DM - Gastroenterology, Fellowship in EUS & Therapeutic Endoscopy) 17 years experience Meenakshi Institute Of Gastroenterology
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Dr. Aravind Gubbi - Gastroenterologist
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Dr. Dinesh Kini - Gastroenterologist
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Dr. Praveen Mathew - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Praveen Mathew Gastroenterologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology, Fellowship in Therapeutic Endoscopy and Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)) 15 years experience Trinity Gastroentrology and Diagnostics
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Dr. Poornachandra KS - Gastroenterologist
Dr. Poornachandra KS Gastroenterologist (MBBS, MD - General Medicine, DM - Gastroenterology) 12 years experience Prerana Polyclinic
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