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What diseases can cause indigestion?

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Diseases that can cause indigestion include:

  • Ulcers
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
  • Stomach cancer
  • Gastroparesis, a condition where the stomach doesn't empty properly. It often happens to people with diabetes.
  • Stomach infections
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Pancreatitis
  • Thyroid disease

From: Indigestion WebMD Medical Reference

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National Institutes of Health. 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Reviewed by Jaydeep Bhat on February 14, 2019

SOURCES: 

National Institutes of Health. 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Reviewed by Jaydeep Bhat on February 14, 2019

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