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Food does not digest but clear water comes back up?

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Food does not digest, but clear liquid comes back up in my mouth
asked Aug 27, 2012 in Eating Disorder by anonymous
   

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Gastroparesis might be the cause for not digesting the food, In a person with gastroparesis, the vagus nerve, which controls the movement of food from the stomach into the small intestine for digestion, doesn’t work properly.
answered Jun 4, 2013 by jspencer Inquisitive Expert (68,920 points)

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