Patient Comments: Intestinal Gas - Flatulence Causes

It may be embarrassing, but what is often the cause of your flatulence (intestinal gas)?

Comment from: sydlove, 65-74 Female Published: August 08

After I had laparoscopic gallbladder surgery and had air put in me, I had problems with gas, bloating, and a full feeling after I ate a small amount of food. I did not have it before.

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