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Thoracic outlet would not cause vagal impingement.
Vagal nerve stimulation would typically slow the heart
The general abdominal distension is to non specific to attribute this to vagal stimulation
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The vagal nerve has many divisions and redunancy
This is not the area that would cause gastric disturbance
We don't see this from thoracic outlet
I am sure your MDs have not suggested this
It is something else medically speaking
IBS, irritable bowel syndrome; this can be affected by anything from anxiety to exertion.
Just one possibility
have you had scopes?
IBS can be diarrhea, constipation, or distension, or all of them
Not thoracic out let
Have you had an h pylori test
hydrogen breath test?
h pylori is the stomach bacteria, diagnosed with a urea breath test
I would check
urea breath test for h pylori
hydrogen breath test for small bowel overgrowth
3 stool samples for giardia
All produce gas
The idea of nerve compressions is a chiropractic concept
You might want to consider that evaluatoin
Vagal effects are wide spread
But the idea that neck compression would cause GI distension is a big stretch
If it were true, it should get better with structural treatment
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