Bloating Or Fullness, Change In Bowel Habits, Distended Stomach And Frequent Bowel Movements

Reviewed on 12/1/2020

All of these symptoms can be related to chronic conditions of the digestive tract, including irritable bowel syndrome and lactose intolerance. If the symptoms are new and have not been present for a period of time, they may be due to an infection of the digestive system. If you are having similar symptoms that do not improve, contact your doctor to help determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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