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Had fried food 1week ago. Ever since feel like it has never

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Had fried food 1week ago. Ever since feel like it has never left the stomach. Frequent burping slow intestinal tract and no progress. Have largely stopped eating.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 2 years ago.
Do you have nausea,pain abdomen?
Bloating and flatulence?
Heaviness in upper stomach,chest?
Any other medical history?
Are you taking any medications?
Waiting for your response.
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 years ago.
Hello and welcome,
Your symptoms of not eating food and burping with feeling of food staying in stomach warrant investigative work as following;
1) An ultrasound of abdomen
2) Barium meal with follow through study.
3) CT scan of abdomen with oral and intravenous contrast.
4) Upper gastrointestinal endoscopy.
Following should be ruled out;
1) Gall bladder stone
2) Non functioning gall bladder.
3) Stomach outlet obstruction
4) Chronic intestinall obstruction.
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