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Passing excessive gas, burping frequently, stomach pain, vomiting bouts. Due to excessive stress?

Hi, My 11 yr son has been farting and burping a lot, the past few days. Also, he has complained about some stomach pain and last night he vomited as well while playing basketball with friends. In addition, he has been under a lot of stress in school and home this past week. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance
Asked On : Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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Psychiatrist 's  Response
Dec 2014
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Pain, excessive gas, bloating, burping, cramps or vomiting may occur in severe stress and anxiety. But in a child of 11 year old anxiety don't usually present with bowel symptoms. I would like to advise you first take him to a Physician and get proper stool examination done to rule out any infection. Stress may be a predisposing factor but it is definitely not a cause in 11 year old child.

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi
Answered: Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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