Fast Five Quiz: Flatulence

B.S. Anand, MD


November 01, 2022

Flatulence is a normal biologic process, a common disease symptom, and an adverse event associated with certain medications. Although it is most often merely annoying, flatulence can signal a more serious health concern. Because patients are often reluctant to discuss the specifics associated with passing gas, knowing when to press for further information is important. Do you know the key clinical facts about flatulence, including conditions and medications known to cause it and best treatment practices? Test yourself with this short quiz.


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