Can Abdominal Bloating Mean Cancer?

Q:
Can abdominal bloating mean cancer?

A:
Abdominal swelling and bloating can be a sign of cancer:

  • Celiac disease – Celiac disease is a condition in which eating gluten damages the small intestine, and is found in roughly 1 in 100 people.
  • Colon cancer – Colon cancer can have symptoms of abdominal bloating as an initial symptom, especially when it causes a bowel obstruction.
  • Ovarian Cancer – The bloating may be so bad that one can’t button their pants, or even have to go up a size.
  • Pancreatic cancer -Abdominal bloating of pancreatic cancer often don’t appear until the disease is quite advanced.
  • Stomach cancer – Stomach cancer can be an important cause of abdominal bloating.

To learn more you should go to a medical professional.

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