Swelling of stomach or abdominal bloating is a condition in which the stomach increases in size and looks larger in appearance. It is also known as a distended abdomen or a swollen belly. The condition is often associated with gastrointestinal problems, digestive problems or other issues like constipation or irritable bowel syndrome. In rare instances, ovarian cysts or other tumors can lead to inflation of the abdomen. The symptoms include abdominal pain, flatulence, discomfort etc.
HOW IS SWELLING OF STOMACH DIAGNOSED?
Excessive chewing of gum can lead to bloating of the stomach and gastric problems.