Gastroparesis

  • Alternative Names

    Gastroparesis diabeticorum; Delayed gastric emptying


    Symptoms
    • Abdominal distention
    • Hypoglycemia (in people with diabetes)
    • Nausea
    • Premature abdominal fullness after meals
    • Weight loss without trying
    • Vomiting

    Signs and tests
    • Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
    • Gastric emptying study (using isotope labeling)
    • Upper GI series