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    What causes bloating of abdomen during nights in a toddler?

Hi, may I answer your health queries right now ? Please type your query here... My grandson is 35 months old and all of a sudden his stomach bulges out at night. He eat good, play, but once he take a bath he complaint of stomach pain. Took him to pediatric monday and she say he is find, no problem with bowel, no worms. Help!!!!
Mon, 9 Dec 2019
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Pediatrician, Pulmonology 's  Response
Hi,

The possibilities are -

1. Symbiotic bacteria imbalance in the gut.
2. Worm infestation
3. Celiac disease (highly unlikely).

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Sumanth Amperayani, Pediatrician, Pulmonology
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