Gastric distension

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Gastric distension is bloating of the stomach when air is pumped into it.wikipedia
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Gastric distension is bloating of the stomach when air is pumped into it. This may be done when someone is performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation and blowing air into the mouth of someone who is not breathing spontaneously.
Gastric distension

Abdominal distension

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* Abdominal distension
* Gastric distension

Stomach

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Gastric distension is bloating of the stomach when air is pumped into it. This may be done when someone is performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation and blowing air into the mouth of someone who is not breathing spontaneously.

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation

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Gastric distension is bloating of the stomach when air is pumped into it. This may be done when someone is performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation and blowing air into the mouth of someone who is not breathing spontaneously.

Mouth-to-mouth resuscitation

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The primary reason this occurs is too much air is delivered during rescue breathing.

Esophagus

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Gastric distension is potentially dangerous since it can cause the contents of the stomach to come up the esophagus (gullet) and spill back down into the lungs.

Drowning

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This can cause drowning, by filling the lungs with fluid, if there has been enough material in the stomach.

Gastric acid

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With lesser material, gastric distension can cause stomach acids to damage the lungs and create a condition known as "aspiration pneumonia".

Aspiration pneumonia

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With lesser material, gastric distension can cause stomach acids to damage the lungs and create a condition known as "aspiration pneumonia".

American Heart Association

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CPR standards issued by the American Heart Association suggest that people suffering gastric distension be turned on their sides and the stomach be compressed gently to push out the air bloating the stomach.

Water cure (torture)

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Water cure is a form of torture in which the victim is forced to drink large quantities of water in a short time, resulting in gastric distension, water intoxication, and possibly death.

Aspirin

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Aspirin is generally ineffective for those pains caused by muscle cramps, bloating, gastric distension, or acute skin irritation.

Hunter syndrome

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As the liver and spleen grow larger with time, the abdomen may become distended, making hernias more noticeable.

Gastric mucosa

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These folds are entirely obliterated when the organ becomes distended.

Digestion

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It is stimulated by distension of the stomach, presence of food in stomach and decrease in pH.

Distension

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Gastric distension, bloating of the stomach when air is pumped into it, as in a medical procedure