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Los gases se forman en los intestinos por la acción de la bacterias a medida que el alimento está siendo digerido. Los gases también se conocen como flatos o flatulencia, pasan a través del intestino y salen del cuerpo a través del recto.
- Last Reviewed on 04/17/2012
- Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington. George F. Longstreth, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, San Diego, California. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.
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