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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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What causes bloating on stomach?

PlJust want to ask about the problem of my mother she has 7kids 43years old. she said that her abdomen is kind of getting bigger but she s also kind of fat like 160pounds (more or less). Her menstrual period is always normal and no problem... My questions is is this a sign of aging and a result of having 7 kids or theres other reason qith that needs a doctors evaluation..
Tue, 9 Jun 2015
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Dear- increase in abdominal size happens from fat accumulation and loose of muscle elasticity.We need to evaluate other symptoms, due a complete physical exam and laboratory data. The situation of multiples pregnancies make can give the lost of control of the pelvic and abdominal muscle .
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