What is Belching?

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It is an act of expelling the excess amount of air in the stomach through the mouth. It is also known as burping and sometimes eructation. Belching is the act of reducing the abdominal distention. Normally drinking carbonated water, swallowing excess air, overeating etc leads to belching. Clinically excessive belching is a sign of reflux disorder, celiac disease, hiatal hernia, lactose intolerance, food intolerance etc.


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