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Relating to the abdominal cavity.

Origin: g. Koilia, belly

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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... after spending my entire childhood being bullied about my weight. I have been diagnose with Fructose & Lactose intolerance, Egg Allergy & Coeliac's Disease. Therefore my bloating cannot be a reaction due to sugar intake or for that matter wheat intake. I am constinatly on laxatives, as ...

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by Pumbaa2
Thu Oct 25, 2012 5:38 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
Replies: 453
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... to make sure the weight gain is muscle and not something that just gathers around your belly button (: A much rarer option is something like the coeliac disease or some other such problem, in which case some labs need be taken to diagnose or rule out the condition.

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by biohazard
Thu Oct 13, 2011 8:13 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: how to become healthy?
Replies: 5
Views: 5180

Coeliac disease

Am I right in thinking that the most common antigen involved in coeliacs disease is gliadin; a glycoprotein of gluten?

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by uhna
Wed Dec 10, 2008 7:56 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Coeliac disease
Replies: 2
Views: 2493

M i c r o v i l l i Question

... to produce single sugar units - glucose, fructose - that can be taken up by diffusion/active transport into the bloodstream... no villi occurs in coeliac disease - where gluten causes an autoimmune reaction to destroy the tissue... you get pretty much constant diarrhoea if you don't stick to a ...

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by Revenged
Sun Jan 20, 2008 12:10 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: M i c r o v i l l i Question
Replies: 3
Views: 2829

Allergy questions

... allergies' are you talking about? type IV hypersensitivities aren't 'allergies'... the symptoms of type IV hypersensitivities aren't similar e.g. coeliac disease and rheumtoid arthritis are both cell-mediated hypersensitivities but their symptoms are completely different (but neither has 'allergic' ...

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by aharown07
Fri Nov 16, 2007 11:41 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Allergy questions
Replies: 18
Views: 18068
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