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it sounds like my stomach is boiling on the keliscope ...

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it sounds like my stomach is boiling on the keliscope thing that you listen to the heart with whats wrong with me?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Hanson replied 10 years ago.
You have "hyperresonant" bowel sounds.

This could be due to many causes. Are you having normal bowel movements (no constipation or diarrhea)? Are you eating at least 3 meals a day? Do you have any other medical symptoms or problems e.g. diabetes?

Usually hyperresonant bowel sounds are not indicative of anything wrong except excess gas or occasionally it is a sign of irritable bowel syndrome.