Washington, October 23 ( ANI ): Chronic electrical stimulation (ES) at specific acupuncture points could relieve gastroparesis symptoms associated with diabetes, such as nausea, vomiting, early satiety, abdominal fullness, upper abdominal pain and bloating, a new study has found.
What does GP stand for?
GP stands for Gastroparesis (motility disorder)
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Samples in periodicals archive:
On occasion, I have seen patients with idiopathic gastroparesis improve spontaneously over time.
Severe gastroparesis can lead to persistent nausea and vomiting, bloating, and loss of appetite.
One such form of diabetic neuropathy is gastroparesis (stomach paralysis), in which the stomach fails to function normally in passing food to the small intestine.
When four patients with gastroparesis were unable to receive gastric pacemakers, doctors performed sleeve gastrectomy to see if it might help.